Nanomaterials in Rocket Propulsion Systems

Nanomaterials in Rocket Propulsion Systems covers the fundamentals of nanomaterials and examines a wide range of innovative applications, presenting the current state-of-the-art in the field. Opening with a chapter on nano-sized energetic materials, the book examines metal nanoparticles-based fuels, ballistic modifiers, stabilizers and catalysts as the components of rocket propellants. Hydrogen storage materials for rocket propulsion based on nanotubes are then discussed, as are nano-porous materials and metal organic frameworks, nano-gelled propellants, nano-composite ablators and ceramic nano-composites. Other applications examined include high thermal conductivity metallic nano-composite nozzle liners, nano-emitters for Coulomb propulsion of space-crafts, and highly thermostable nano-ceramics for rocket motors. The book finishes with coverage of combustion of nano-sized rocket fuels, nano-particles and their combustion in micro- and nano-electromechanical systems (MEMS/NEMS), plasma propulsion and nano-scale physics. Users will find this to be a valuable resource for academic and government institutions, professionals, new researchers and graduate students working in the application of nanomaterials in the aerospace industry. Provides a detailed overview of different types of nanomaterials used in rocket propulsion, highlighting different situations in which different materials are used Demonstrates the use of new nanomaterial concepts, allowing for an increase in payload capacity or a decrease in launch mass Explores a range of applications using metal nanopowders, presenting a panorama on cutting-edge, technological developments

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  • Author : Qi-Long Yan
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 592 pages
  • ISBN : 0128139099
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Nanomaterials in Rocket Propulsion Systems

Nanomaterials in Rocket Propulsion Systems
  • Author : Qi-Long Yan,Guo-Qiang He,Pei-Jin Liu,Michael Gozin
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 16 October 2018
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Nanomaterials in Rocket Propulsion Systems covers the fundamentals of nanomaterials and examines a wide range of innovative applications, presenting the current state-of-the-art in the field. Opening with a chapter on nano-sized energetic materials, the book examines metal nanoparticles-based fuels, ballistic modifiers, stabilizers and catalysts as the components of rocket propellants. Hydrogen storage materials for rocket propulsion based on nanotubes are then discussed, as are nano-porous materials and metal organic frameworks, nano-gelled propellants, nano-composite ablators and ceramic nano-composites. Other applications examined

A Review of United States Air Force and Department of Defense Aerospace Propulsion Needs

A Review of United States Air Force and Department of Defense Aerospace Propulsion Needs
  • Author : National Research Council,Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences,Air Force Studies Board,Committee on Air Force and Department of Defense Aerospace Propulsion Needs
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 14 January 2007
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Rocket and air-breathing propulsion systems are the foundation on which planning for future aerospace systems rests. A Review of United States Air Force and Department of Defense Aerospace Propulsion Needs assesses the existing technical base in these areas and examines the future Air Force capabilities the base will be expected to support. This report also defines gaps and recommends where future warfighter capabilities not yet fully defined could be met by current science and technology development plans.

The ELSI Handbook of Nanotechnology

The ELSI Handbook of Nanotechnology
  • Author : Chaudhery Mustansar Hussain
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 31 March 2020
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This Handbook focuses on the recent advancements in Safety, Risk, Ethical Society and Legal Implications (ESLI) as well as its commercialization of nanotechnology, such as manufacturing. Nano is moving out of its relaxation phase of scientific route, and as new products go to market, organizations all over the world, as well as the general public, are discussing the environmental and health issues associated with nanotechnology. Nongovernmental science organizations have long since reacted; however, now the social sciences have begun to

Aerospace Propulsion Systems

Aerospace Propulsion Systems
  • Author : Thomas A. Ward
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 17 May 2010
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Aerospace Propulsion Systems is a unique book focusing on each type of propulsion system commonly used in aerospace vehicles today: rockets, piston aero engines, gas turbine engines, ramjets, and scramjets. Dr. Thomas A. Ward introduces each system in detail, imparting an understanding of basic engineering principles, describing key functionality mechanisms used in past and modern designs, and provides guidelines for student design projects. With a balance of theory, fundamental performance analysis, and design, the book is specifically targeted to students

Energetic Nanomaterials

Energetic Nanomaterials
  • Author : Vladimir E Zarko,Alexander A. Gromov
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 21 January 2016
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Energetic Nanomaterials: Synthesis, Characterization, and Application provides researchers in academia and industry the most novel and meaningful knowledge on nanoenergetic materials, covering the fundamental chemical aspects from synthesis to application. This valuable resource fills the current gap in book publications on nanoenergetics, the energetic nanomaterials that are applied in explosives, gun and rocket propellants, and pyrotechnic devices, which are expected to yield improved properties, such as a lower vulnerability towards shock initiation, enhanced blast, and environmentally friendly replacements of currently

Chemical Rocket Propulsion

Chemical Rocket Propulsion
  • Author : Luigi T. De Luca,Toru Shimada,Valery P. Sinditskii,Max Calabro
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 19 August 2016
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Developed and expanded from the work presented at the New Energetic Materials and Propulsion Techniques for Space Exploration workshop in June 2014, this book contains new scientific results, up-to-date reviews, and inspiring perspectives in a number of areas related to the energetic aspects of chemical rocket propulsion. This collection covers the entire life of energetic materials from their conceptual formulation to practical manufacturing; it includes coverage of theoretical and experimental ballistics, performance properties, as well as laboratory-scale and full system-scale, handling,

Rocket Propulsion

Rocket Propulsion
  • Author : Stephen D. Heister,William E. Anderson,Timothée L. Pourpoint,R. Joseph Cassady
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 07 February 2019
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Equips students with an up-to-date practical knowledge of rocket propulsion, numerous homework problems, and online self-study materials.

Principles of Nuclear Rocket Propulsion

Principles of Nuclear Rocket Propulsion
  • Author : William J. Emrich, Jr.
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 28 July 2016
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Principles of Nuclear Rocket Propulsion provides an understanding of the physical principles underlying the design and operation of nuclear fission-based rocket engines. While there are numerous texts available describing rocket engine theory and nuclear reactor theory, this is the first book available describing the integration of the two subject areas. Most of the book’s emphasis is primarily on nuclear thermal rocket engines, wherein the energy of a nuclear reactor is used to heat a propellant to high temperatures and

Theory of Aerospace Propulsion

Theory of Aerospace Propulsion
  • Author : P. M. Sforza
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 04 November 2011
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Readers of this book will be able to: utilize the fundamental principles of fluid mechanics and thermodynamics to analyze aircraft engines, understand the common gas turbine aircraft propulsion systems and be able to determine the applicability of each, perform system studies of aircraft engine systems for specified flight conditions, perform preliminary aerothermal design of turbomachinery components, and conceive, analyze, and optimize competing preliminary designs for conventional and unconventional missions. Early coverage of cycle analysis provides a systems perspective, and offers

Nanoenergetic Materials

Nanoenergetic Materials
  • Author : Djalal Trache,Luigi T. DeLuca
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release : 25 March 2021
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This highly informative and carefully presented book discusses the preparation, processing, characterization and applications of different types of nanoenergetic materials, as well as the tailoring of their properties. It gives an overview of recent advances of outstanding classes of energetic materials applied in the fields of physics, chemistry, aerospace, defense, and materials science, among others. The content of this book is relevant to researchers in academia and industry professionals working on the development of advanced nanoenergetic materials and their applications.

Advanced Space Propulsion Systems

Advanced Space Propulsion Systems
  • Author : Martin Tajmar
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 08 September 2012
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Space propulsion systems have a great influence on our ability to travel to other planets or how cheap a satellite can provide TV programs. This book provides an up-to-date overview of all kinds of propulsion systems ranging from classical rocket technology, nuclear propulsion to electric propulsion systems, and further to micro-, propellantless and even breakthrough propulsion, which is a new program under development at NASA. The author shows the limitations of the present concepts and how they could look like

Innovative Energetic Materials: Properties, Combustion Performance and Application

Innovative Energetic Materials: Properties, Combustion Performance and Application
  • Author : WeiQiang Pang,Luigi T. DeLuca,Alexander A. Gromov,Adam S. Cumming
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 04 July 2020
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This book focuses on the combustion performance and application of innovative energetic materials for solid and hybrid space rocket propulsion. It provides a comprehensive overview of advanced technologies in the field of innovative energetic materials and combustion performance, introduces methods of modeling and diagnosing the aggregation/agglomeration of active energetic metal materials in solid propellants, and investigates the potential applications of innovative energetic materials in solid and hybrid propulsion. In addition, it also provides step-by-step solutions for sample problems to

Al-based Energetic Nano Materials

Al-based Energetic Nano Materials
  • Author : Carole Rossi
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 29 June 2015
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Over the past two decades, the rapid development of nanochemistry and nanotechnology has enabled the synthesis of various materials and oxides in the form of nanopowders, making it possible to produce new energetic compositions and nanomaterials. This book has a bottom-up structure, moving from the synthesis of nanomaterials through to the fields of application. Starting from the synthesis of aluminum nanoparticles for fuel applications, the author provides a detailed state of the art of the different methods for the preparation

Aerospace Propulsion

Aerospace Propulsion
  • Author : T. W. Lee
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 18 October 2013
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Aerospace propulsion devices embody some of the most advancedtechnologies, ranging from materials, fluid control, and heattransfer and combustion. In order to maximize the performance,sophisticated testing and computer simulation tools are developedand used. Aerospace Propulsion comprehensively covers the mechanicsand thermal-fluid aspects of aerospace propulsion, starting fromthe fundamental principles, and covering applications togas-turbine and space propulsion (rocket) systems. It presentsmodern analytical methods using MATLAB and other advanced softwareand includes essential elements of both gas-turbine and rocketpropulsion systems. Gas turbine coverage includes

Internal Combustion Processes of Liquid Rocket Engines

Internal Combustion Processes of Liquid Rocket Engines
  • Author : Zhen-Guo Wang
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 29 August 2016
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This book concentrates on modeling and numerical simulations of combustion in liquid rocket engines, covering liquid propellant atomization, evaporation of liquid droplets, turbulent flows, turbulent combustion, heat transfer, and combustion instability. It presents some state of the art models and numerical methodologies in this area. The book can be categorized into two parts. Part 1 describes the modeling for each subtopic of the combustion process in the liquid rocket engines. Part 2 presents detailed numerical methodology and several representative applications in simulations