1. Solid Propellants and their Combustion Characteristics

  1. Kenneth K. Kuo and
  2. Ragini Acharya

Published Online: 16 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118127575.ch1

Applications of Turbulent and Multiphase Combustion

Applications of Turbulent and Multiphase Combustion

How to Cite

Kuo, K. K. and Acharya, R. (2012) Solid Propellants and their Combustion Characteristics, in Applications of Turbulent and Multiphase Combustion, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118127575.ch1

Author Information

  1. University Park, Pennsylvania, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2012
  2. Published Print: 13 APR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118127568

Online ISBN: 9781118127575

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Keywords:

  • solid propellant, combustion characteristics;
  • homogeneous, heterogeneous propellants;
  • solid-propellant rocket and gun performance parameters;
  • propellants and material characterization

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Background of Solid Propellant Combustion

  • Solid-Propellant Rocket and Gun Performance Parameters