1, 3, 5-Triamino-2, 4, 6-Trinitrobenzene (TATB)

  • Dabir S. ViswanathEmail author
  • Tushar K. Ghosh
  • Veera M. Boddu


This chapter reviews the research and development work on 1, 3, 5-Triamino-2, 4, 6-trinitrobenzene (TATB), and TATB-based formulations. Syntheses, analytical methods, thermophysical properties, performance, formulations, and toxicological and safety of TATB are included in this chapter.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dabir S. Viswanath
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • Tushar K. Ghosh
    • 3
  • Veera M. Boddu
    • 4
  1. 1.Nuclear Science and Engineering InstituteUniversity of MissouriColumbiaUSA
  2. 2.Nuclear Engineering Teaching LaboratoryCockrell School of EngineeringAustinUSA
  3. 3.Nuclear Science and Engineering InstituteUniversity of MissouriColumbiaUSA
  4. 4.Environmental Processes BranchUS Army Engineer Research and Development CenterChampaignUSA

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