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By William G. Chace (auth.), William G. Chace, Howard K. Moore (eds.)

This quantity comprises the court cases of the second one convention at the Exploding cord Phenomenon. as well as the final idea of exploding wires, this convention thought of exploding cord surprise waves; the iteration through exploding wires of maximum tem­ peratures, X-rays, and extremely excessive pressures; instrumentationprob­ lems in cord explosions; and, for the 1st time, exploding foils. subsidized by means of the Geophysics study Directorate ofthe Air strength Cambridge learn Laboratories, this symposium used to be held in Boston, Massachusetts, on November thirteen and 14, 1961. To fill a distinct desire for prepared entry to info, quantity of Exploding Wires incorporates a finished index which may still facilitate using either volumes at the exploding twine phenomenon. it isn't attainable to precise complete appreciation to all these whose beneficiant counsel made the second one convention and this quantity attainable. it truly is sure, despite the fact that, that with out the cooperation of Dr. John N. Howard, Laboratory leader, and Mr. Morton A. Levine, department leader, there might have been no convention. detailed ac­ knowledgment is going to the employees of the Hydromagnetics Laboratory for its beneficial reduction: to Mrs. William Watson for extraordinary secretarial paintings; to Mr. E. H. Cullington for technical suggestions; to Mr. C. V. Fish for drawings, graphs, and paintings; and to Mr. okay. R. Saari for images. specific gratitude is because of Mr.

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