Evaluating pressure generated by the electric explosion of a foil ring in water

Research paper by A. L. Surkaev, Yu. P. Mukha, M. M. Kumysh

Indexed on: 06 May '10Published on: 06 May '10Published in: Technical Physics Letters


The pressure developed by an acoustic shock wave and the integral of action of the electric discharge formed during the electric explosion of a flat foil ring in a condensed medium are evaluated by assuming a quasi-stationary character of the process.