Fluctuating detonation in gases

  title={Fluctuating detonation in gases},
  author={G. Munday and A. R. Ubbelohde and Ian Frederick Wood},
  journal={Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series A. Mathematical and Physical Sciences},
  pages={171 - 178}
Minor fluctuations of velocity are frequently observed in gaseous mixtures whose compositions lie near to the limiting values of sustained propagation of detonation. Various possible origins of these fluctuations are discussed. In cylindrical tubes, they commonly take the form of a spinning detonation front. In order to study these effects in detail, previously described methods for making accurate observations near the limits have been extended in various ways. Use of multiple probes set… 

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