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Author Needham, Charles E.
Title Blast waves [electronic resource] / Charles E. Needham.
Published Heidelberg ; New York : Springer Verlag, 2010.
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 Electronic Book  TL574 .N44 2010eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xi, 339 p.) : ill.
Series Shock wave and high pressure phenomena
Shock wave and high pressure phenomena.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Some basic air blast definitions -- The Rankine-Hugoniot relations -- Formation of blast waves, definition of a blast wave -- Ideal high explosive detonation waves -- Cased explosives -- Blast wave propagation -- Boundary layers -- Particulate entrainment and acceleration -- Instabilities -- Measurement techniques -- Scaling blast parameters -- Blast wave reflections -- Height of burst effects -- Structure interactions -- External detonations -- Internal detonations -- Simulation techniques -- Some notes on non-ideal explosives -- Modeling blast waves.
Note Description based on print version record.
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Subject Blast effect.
Shock (Mechanics)
Related To Print version: Blast waves. Springer Verlag 2010 9783642052873 (DLC) 2010921803 (OCoLC)462920147
ISBN 9783642052880
OCLC number 567583538