Accession Number : ADD015673

Title :   Electroexplosive Device.

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 17 May 90, patented 4 Feb 92,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Baginski, Thomas A

Report Date : 04 Feb 1992

Pagination or Media Count : 2

Abstract : An electroexplosive device utilizing dielectrics and semiconductors of various configurations, which is of compact size, resistant to breakage, extremely reliable, shielded from accidental ignition resulting from stray RF signals and accidental electrostatic discharge, and the firing characteristics of which may be conveniently varied to achieve desired performance objectives.

Descriptors :   *EXPLOSIVES INITIATORS, CONFIGURATIONS, DIELECTRICS, ELECTROSTATICS, IGNITION, SEMICONDUCTORS, SIGNALS, PATENTS, P TYPE SEMICONDUCTORS, DOPING, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), FERMI SURFACES, SEMICONDUCTOR JUNCTIONS

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE