Accession Number : ADA057599


Title :   Proceedings of International Pyrotechnics Seminar (4th), Held at Steamboat Village, Colorado, 22-26 July 1974


Corporate Author : DENVER RESEARCH INST CO


Personal Author(s) : Blunt, R M


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a057599.pdf


Report Date : 17 Jun 1974


Pagination or Media Count : 428


Abstract : Partial contents: Radiative Transfer Model of a Pyrotechnic Flame; Illuminant Performance in Inert Atmospheres; Spectral Characteristics of Flares Containing Sodium Iodate as Oxidizer; Mathematical Model of Flare Plume Combustion and Radiation; Flare Liner Materials; Comparison of Spectra from Aircraft Parachute Flares; Tamp Castable Composition for Illuminating Flares; Substitution of Aluminum for Magnesium as a Fuel in Flares; Improved Red Tracer Flares; Burning Rate Modifiers; Spectroscopic Analysis of Azide Decomposition Products for Use in a Pyrotechnically Initiated Carbon Dioxide Laser; Atmospheric Properties and Their Effect on Target Acquisition Under Flare Illumination; Effect of Angular Velocity on Pyrotechnic Performance; Small Arms Tracer Studies Using a Rapid Scanning Spectrometer; Radiation Polymerization of Pyrotechnic Compositions; Nonexplosive Destruction of TNT with Hypergols; and Dispersion and Detonation of Explosive Dusts.


Descriptors :   *SYMPOSIA , *COMBUSTION , *PYROTECHNICS , *FLARES , *ILLUMINANTS , LUMINOSITY , SMOKE , IGNITION , HYPERGOLIC IGNITION , BALLISTICS , DETONATIONS , BURNING RATE , AMMUNITION , SPECTRA , TARGET ACQUISITION


Subject Categories : Optical Detection and Detectors
      Pyrotechnics
      Explosions
      Ballistics
      Optics
      Combustion and Ignition


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE