Russian Engineering Research

, Volume 38, Issue 2, pp 80–85 | Cite as

Transverse Motion of a Projectile in the Barrel of a Light-Gas Gun

  • S. I. Gerasimov
  • V. I. Erofeev
  • V. G. Kamchatyi
  • V. A. Kikeev


Means of reducing the transverse load on a projectile accelerating in the barrel of a light-gas gun are considered.


projectile light-gas gun transverse motion 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. I. Gerasimov
    • 1
  • V. I. Erofeev
    • 2
  • V. G. Kamchatyi
    • 3
  • V. A. Kikeev
    • 4
  1. 1.Sarov Physicotechnical InstituteNational Research Nuclear University, Moscow Engineering Physics InstituteSarovRussia
  2. 2.Institute of Manufacturing ProblemsRussian Academy of SciencesNizhny NovgorodRussia
  3. 3.Russian Federal Nuclear CenterSarovRussia
  4. 4.Alekseev Nizhny Novgorod State Technical UniversityNizhny NovgorodRussia

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