Introduction to Detonation Physics

  • Paul W. Cooper
Part of the High-Pressure Shock Compression of Condensed Matter book series (SHOCKWAVE)

Abstract

In this chapter we will examine the propagation of a steady-state detonation wave and the parameters affecting some aspects of detonation. The non-steady-state aspects, those that pertain to initiating detonation, are described elsewhere.

Keywords

Rubber Explosive Carbon Monoxide Nitrile Fluorine 

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