Accession Number : AD0748939

Title :   Formation and Propagation Mechanisms of Diverging Gaseous Detonation Waves.

Descriptive Note : Final summary rept. Mar 71-Jul 72,

Corporate Author : MCGILL UNIV MONTREAL (QUEBEC) DEPT OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s) : Lee,John H. ; Knystautas,Romas

Report Date : JUL 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 32

Abstract : A summary final report of the progress of research is presented for the program to the study the mechanisms of unconfined gaseous detonative combustion. Briefly summarized are the results from the following areas: Detonation initiation; Propagation; Onset of instability; and Theoretical modelling.

Descriptors :   (*DETONATION WAVES, SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH), PROPAGATION, TURBULENCE, SHOCK WAVES, STABILITY, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, INFRARED LASERS, CANADA

Subject Categories : Armor
      Combustion and Ignition

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE