Macro-Mechanical modelling of blast wave mitigation in foams. Part II: reliability of pressure measurements

Authors: Britan, A.B., Liverts, M., Shapiro, H., Ben-Dor, G.
Document Type: Article
Pubstate: Published
Journal: Shock waves
Volume: 23   25-38
Year: 2013


A phenomenological study of the process occurring when a plane shock wave reflected off an aqueous foam column filling the test section of a vertical shock tube has been undertaken. The experiments were conducted with initial shock wave Mach numbers in the range 1.25