Accession Number : ADD017402

Title :   Dynamic Compaction Processing System.

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 14 Jul 92, patented 4 Oct 94,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Kim, Kibong

Report Date : 04 Oct 1994

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : Carbonaceous material embedded within an explosive charge, is subjected to pressure and temperature conditions during detonation of the charge at a supervelocity modified to obtain a compaction pressure profile having a peak pressure that is of substantially constant prolonged duration.

Descriptors :   *CARBON, *PATENTS, *COMPACTING, PEAK VALUES, DYNAMICS, THERMODYNAMICS, MATERIALS, PROCESSING, HIGH TEMPERATURE, HIGH VELOCITY, EXPLOSIVE CHARGES, HIGH PRESSURE, PROFILES, PRESSURE, DETONATIONS

Subject Categories : Industrial Chemistry and Chemical Processing
      Ammunition and Explosives
      Explosions

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE