Numerical Study of Initiation and Propagation of One-Dimensional Detonations
In this paper we briefly review some recent work centered on numerical simulation of initiation and propagation of reactive shock waves. This work is a joint project with A. Majda [1–3] with some very recent contributions by Majda’s Ph.D. student A. Bourlioux.
KeywordsCombustion Entropy Explosive Compressibility Reso
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