Explosive glow of heavy metal azides under pulsed initiation by laser and electron beams

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New experimental results were obtained on the kinetics of explosive glow of heavy metal azides with initiation of explosion by a laser pulse and an electron beam. The results were used to identify the nature of the explosive-decomposition process.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)612-614
Number of pages3
JournalCombustion, Explosion and Shock Waves
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2004



  • Azides of heavy metals
  • Explosive glow
  • Pulse initiation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Materials Science(all)
  • Fluid Flow and Transfer Processes
  • Engineering (miscellaneous)
  • Fuel Technology
  • Energy Engineering and Power Technology
  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
  • Chemical Engineering(all)

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