Accession Number : ADA303551

Title :   Scholarly Research in Explosive Research and Characterization.

Descriptive Note : Final technical rept.

Corporate Author : GEO-CENTERS INC NEWTON CENTRE MA

PDF Url : ADA303551

Report Date : MAY 1993

Pagination or Media Count : 162

Abstract : This research report covers the following topics: Polynitrocage Compounds, Design of New Explosive Molecules, Synthesis of Specific Polynitrocubanes, New Methods of Synthesis of 1,3,3-Trinitroazetidine (TNAZ), Studies of Novel Oxidative Nitration Methods; Electronic Structure Calculations for High Energy Density Materials, Synthesis of Suitable Precursors to New Energetic Polynitropolycyclic Compounds, Synthesis of PolynitrobicycloL.L.Lpentanes; Scale-Up Procedures for TNAZ, Sensitized Solid Fuels for Fuel-Air Explosives. (AN)

Descriptors :   *EXPLOSIVES, POLYMERS, SYNTHESIS(CHEMISTRY), THERMAL STABILITY, HIGH ENERGY, OXIDATION, HIGH DENSITY, AROMATIC COMPOUNDS, RESEARCH MANAGEMENT, ENERGETIC PROPERTIES, MOLECULAR PROPERTIES, ELECTROMAGNETIC PULSES, NITRAMINES, NITRO RADICALS, NITRATION, NITROGEN COMPOUNDS, SENSITIZING, HMX, SOLID FUELS, POLYCYCLIC COMPOUNDS, FUEL AIR EXPLOSIVES, CYCLOPENTANES, EXPLOSIVE DECOMPOSITION.

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives
      Physical Chemistry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE