Ammonium Nitrate Explosives for Civil Applications

Slurries, Emulsions and Ammonium Nitrate Fuel Oils

Author: Erode G. Mahadevan

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 3527645691

Category: Science

Page: 230

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The book describes the science and technology of formulation and manufacturing of non-nitroglycerine explosives with ammonium nitrate as the main ingredient. Based on the author's industry experience of more than thirty years, it provides an unparalleled treatment of one of the commercially most important classes of explosives and therefore stimulates further research and development efforts in the field of explosives for civil applications.
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Nanocomposites, Nanostructures, and Their Applications

Selected Proceedings of the 6th International Conference Nanotechnology and Nanomaterials (NANO2018), August 27-30, 2018, Kyiv, Ukraine

Author: Olena Fesenko,Leonid Yatsenko

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 3030177599

Category: Science

Page: 610

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This book highlights some of the latest advances in nanotechnology and nanomaterials from leading researchers in Ukraine, Europe, and beyond. It features contributions from participants in the 6th International Science and Practice Conference Nanotechnology and Nanomaterials (NANO2018) in Kiev, Ukraine on August 27-30, 2018 organized by the Institute of Physics of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, University of Tartu (Estonia), University of Turin (Italy), and Pierre and Marie Curie University (France). Internationally recognized experts from a wide range of universities and research institutions share their knowledge and key results on material properties, behavior, and synthesis. This book's companion volume also addresses topics such as nanooptics, energy storage, and biomedical applications.
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Explosives

Author: Rudolf Meyer,Josef Köhler,Axel Homburg

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 3527337768

Category: Science

Page: 442

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The unrivaled, definitive reference for almost 40 years, this classic work on explosives is now in its seventh, completely revised and updated edition. Some 500 monographic entries, arranged alphabetically, consider the physicochemical properties, production methods, and safe applications of over 120 explosive chemicals. In addition, 70 fuels, additives, and oxidizing agents are discussed as well as the corresponding test methods. Trade, company, and military short names are provided for many of the materials listed, while further key features include a combined index and glossary with terms and abbreviations in English, French, and German, as well as conversion tables and many literature references. Finally, this indispensable source also contains safety data and transport regulations.
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Propellants and Explosives

Thermochemical Aspects of Combustion

Author: Naminosuke Kubota

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 3527331786

Category: Science

Page: 560

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This third edition of the classic on the thermochemical aspects of the combustion of propellants and explosives is completely revised and updated and now includes a section on green propellants and offers an up-to-date view of the thermochemical aspects of combustion and corresponding applications. Clearly structured, the first half of the book presents an introduction to pyrodynamics, describing fundamental aspects of the combustion of energetic materials, while the second part highlights applications of energetic materials, such as propellants, explosives and pyrolants, with a focus on the phenomena occurring in rocket motors. Finally, an appendix gives a brief overview of the fundamentals of aerodynamics and heat transfer, which is a prerequisite for the study of pyrodynamics. A detailed reference for readers interested in rocketry or explosives technology.
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Encyclopedia of 20th-century technology

Author: Colin Hempstead,William E. Worthington

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781579584634

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 933

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"Comprising 395 essays arranged alphabetically, mostly on individual objects, artifacts, techniques, and products, this is an up-to-date work of reference for all those involved in teaching or researching the history of twentieth-century technology."--Publisher's description.
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Advances in Chemical, Material and Metallurgical Engineering

Author: Jian Min Zeng,Hong Xi Zhu,Jian Yi Kong

Publisher: Trans Tech Publications Ltd

ISBN: 303813970X

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 4472

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Volume is indexed by Thomson Reuters CPCI-S (WoS). The 5 volumes set contains selected, peer reviewed papers from the 2012 2nd International Conference on Chemical, Material and Metallurgical Engineering (ICCMME 2012), December 15-16, 2012, Kunming, P.R. of China. The ICCMME series provide the most up-to-date and authoritative knowledge from both industrial and academic worlds, sharing best practice in the field of Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Materials and Materials Processing and Metallurgical Engineering. The meeting provided an opportunity to highlight recent developments and to identify emerging and future areas of growth in these exciting fields.
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