Combustion, Explosion and Shock Waves

, Volume 42, Issue 6, pp 746–752 | Cite as

Nonclassical regimes of wave diffraction in combustible mixtures

  • A. A. Vasil’ev
  • M. S. Drozdov
  • S. G. Khidirov
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Experimental and numerical results of investigating the diffraction of combustion and detonation waves, including the diffraction in unsteady deflagration-to-detonation transition regimes, are presented.

Key words

combustion, detonation deflagration-to-detonation transition wave diffraction critical diffraction diameter criterion of diffraction re-initiation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. A. Vasil’ev
    • 1
  • M. S. Drozdov
    • 2
  • S. G. Khidirov
    • 2
  1. 1.Lavrent’ev Institute of Hydrodynamics, Siberian DivisionRussian Academy of SciencesNovosibirsk
  2. 2.Department of the Institute of Power-Engineering Problems of Chemical PhysicsRussian Academy of SciencesChernogolovka

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