Explosive Effects and Applications

  • Jonas A. Zukas
  • William P. Walters

Part of the High-Pressure Shock Compression of Condensed Matter book series (SHOCKWAVE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. William C. Davis
    Pages 1-22
  3. Paul W. Cooper
    Pages 115-135
  4. Jimmie C. Oxley
    Pages 137-172
  5. Peter R. Lee
    Pages 173-219
  6. Jimmie C. Oxley
    Pages 341-380
  7. Chris A. Weickert
    Pages 381-423
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 425-433

About this book


This is a broad-based text on the fundamentals of explosive behavior and the application of explosives in civil engineering, industrial processes, aerospace applications, and military uses.


chemistry development physics

Editors and affiliations

  • Jonas A. Zukas
    • 1
  • William P. Walters
    • 2
  1. 1.Computational Mechanics AssociatesBaltimoreUSA
  2. 2.Army Research LaboratoryAberdeen Proving GroundAberdeenUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag New York, Inc. 1998
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-0-387-95558-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4612-0589-0
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
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