Accession Number : ADA145288


Title :   Proceedings of the International Pyrotechnics Seminar (7th) Held at Vail, Colorado, 14-18 July 1980. Volume 1


Corporate Author : IIT RESEARCH INST CHICAGO IL


Personal Author(s) : Tulis, A J ; Blunt, R M ; Anderson, D H ; Dillehay, D R ; Douda, B E


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a145288.pdf


Report Date : 18 Jul 1980


Pagination or Media Count : 485


Abstract : Partial contents: Design of Progressively Burning Pyrotechnic Formulations; Glass Ceramics for Explosive Device Headers; Factors Affecting Tracer Performance; Insensitive Conducting Composition Igniters; Disposal of Colored Flare Compositions; Transient Thermal Testing of an Electroexplosive Bridgewire Detonator; Thermal and Electrostatic Initiation of TiH(x) Based Pyrotechnics; Gauging with Penetrating Radiation for Nondestructive Testing of Pyrotechnics; Illegal Manufacture and Use of Pyrotechnics; A Microcomputer System for Flare Test Analysis; RP Smoke Performance Modeling Using a Microcomputer; Blast Overpressures for Confined Explosions; Solutions for Resistance-after-Fire Problems in an Electric Match; Instantaneous Smoke Screening System; Response of Pyrotechnic to Gaseous Discharges with the JGY-50 Electrostatic Sensitivity Tester; Characterization Tests for Pyrotechnic Ignition and Ignition Transfer; Hexanitrostilbene (HNS) -- Review of shielded mild detonating cord performance under biased conditions of fabrication; Energy Output of Different Pyrotechnic Igniter Systems; and Use of a Jet Air Mixer for Pyrotechnic Compositions.


Descriptors :   *PYROTECHNICS , SYMPOSIA , NONDESTRUCTIVE TESTING , SMOKE SCREENS , EXPLOSIONS , OVERPRESSURE , CERAMIC MATERIALS , COMBUSTION , DETONATING CORD , IGNITION , MICROCOMPUTERS , GAS DISCHARGES , COMPOSITION(PROPERTY) , COLORADO , IGNITERS


Subject Categories : Pyrotechnics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE