ISBN-10:
3642061672
ISBN-13:
9783642061677
Pub. Date:
12/15/2010
Publisher:
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
High-Pressure Shock Compression of Solids VIII: The Science and Technology of High-Velocity Impact / Edition 1

High-Pressure Shock Compression of Solids VIII: The Science and Technology of High-Velocity Impact / Edition 1

by L.C. Chhabildas, Lee Davison, Y. Horie
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ISBN-13: 9783642061677
Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Publication date: 12/15/2010
Series: Shock Wave and High Pressure Phenomena
Edition description: Softcover reprint of hardcover 1st ed. 2005
Pages: 380
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.36(d)

Table of Contents

Light-Gas Gun Technology: A Historical Perspective.- Scaling and Designing Large-Bore Two-Stage High Velocity Guns.- The Coaxial Plasma Drag Accelerator.- Techniques to Launch Projectile Plates to Very High Velocities.- Sabot Designs for Launching Penetrators and Projectiles.- High-Speed Diagnostics for Ballistics and Explosive Studies.- Some Highlights in the History of High-Speed Photography and Photonics as Applied to Ballistics.- Ballistic Holography.- Time-Resolved Gauges for Measurements of Shock Waves in Solids.- Use of Pulsed Magnetic Fields for Quasi-Isentropic Compression Experiments.

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