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Title: Density-based kinetics for mesoscale simulations of detonation initiation in energetic materials


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 [1];  [2]
  1. Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Particle Science and Technology, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA
  2. Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, USA
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Univ. of Florida, Gainesville, FL (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA)
OSTI Identifier:
DOE Contract Number:  
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Combustion Theory and Modelling
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 21; Journal Issue: 4; Journal ID: ISSN 1364-7830
Taylor & Francis
Country of Publication:
United States
Thermodynamics; Energy & Fuels; Engineering; Mathematics

Citation Formats

Jackson, Thomas Luther, and Zhang, Ju. Density-based kinetics for mesoscale simulations of detonation initiation in energetic materials. United States: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.1080/13647830.2017.1296975.
Jackson, Thomas Luther, & Zhang, Ju. Density-based kinetics for mesoscale simulations of detonation initiation in energetic materials. United States. doi:10.1080/13647830.2017.1296975.
Jackson, Thomas Luther, and Zhang, Ju. Fri . "Density-based kinetics for mesoscale simulations of detonation initiation in energetic materials". United States. doi:10.1080/13647830.2017.1296975.
title = {Density-based kinetics for mesoscale simulations of detonation initiation in energetic materials},
author = {Jackson, Thomas Luther and Zhang, Ju},
abstractNote = {Not provided.},
doi = {10.1080/13647830.2017.1296975},
journal = {Combustion Theory and Modelling},
issn = {1364-7830},
number = 4,
volume = 21,
place = {United States},
year = {2017},
month = {1}

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