Application of the Level Set Method for Propagation of Small Curvature Bending Detonation Wave


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Based on the detonation shock dynamics (DSD) theory, Level Set method for propagation of detonation wave was researched. In order to compute the propagation of small curvature bending detonation wave accurately, and according to characteristic of the Hamilton-Jacobi equation, the unstructured quadrilateral and Galerkin finite element difference scheme for solving Level Set function equation was studied.The finite-element code LS-DYNA was used to compute the experimental models about the propagation of detonation wave and the motion of flyers driven by explosive. The computation results are in good agreement with the experimental data. The results indicate that the difference scheme is of high accuracy and universal application.



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Zhengyi Jiang, Yugui Li, Xiaoping Zhang, Jianmei Wang and Wenquan Sun




L. Zhang and K. T. Wu, "Application of the Level Set Method for Propagation of Small Curvature Bending Detonation Wave", Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vols. 220-223, pp. 3049-3053, 2012

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November 2012





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