Review of Multiscale Modeling of Detonation

  title={Review of Multiscale Modeling of Detonation},
  author={Joseph M. Powers},
  journal={Journal of Propulsion and Power},
  • J. M. Powers
  • Published 1 November 2006
  • Engineering, Physics
  • Journal of Propulsion and Power
Issues associated with modeling the multiscale nature of detonation are reviewed, and potential applications to detonation-driven propulsion systems are discussed. It is suggested that a failure of most existing computations to simultaneously capture the intrinsic microscales of the underlying continuum model along with engineering macroscales could in part explain existing discrepancies between numerical predictions and experimental observation. Mathematical and computational strategies for… 

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