Symposium PM02 : Advances and Upcoming Research Strategies in Reactive Materials

2017-11-27   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Nicholas Piekiel, U.S. Army Research Laboratory
Steven Son, Purdue University
Karsten Woll, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
Xiaolin Zheng, Stanford University

Symposium Support

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
PM02.01: Reactive Laminate I
Session Chairs
Michael Grapes
Karsten Woll
Monday AM, November 27, 2017
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Hampton

9:00 AM - *PM02.01.01
An Investigation of Several Remaining Unknown Properties of Reactive Multilayers Affecting Ignition and Self-Propagating Reactions

David Adams 1
1 , Sandia National Labs, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

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9:30 AM - PM02.01.02
Dynamic TEM Characterization of Unsteady ‘Spin-Like’ Propagation of Al-Co Reactive Multilayers

Garth Egan 1 , David Adams 2 , Geoffrey Campbell 1
1 , Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California, United States, 2 , Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

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9:45 AM - PM02.01.03
Shock Compression Initiated Reactions of Nanolaminate Films

Michael Abere 1 , Cole Yarrington 1 , Mark Rodriguez 1 , Paul Kotula 1 , David Adams 1
1 , Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

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10:00 AM -
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10:30 AM - *PM02.01.04
Controlling Multilayered Material Reactivity Using Interface Nanoengineering

Carole Rossi 1
1 , LAAS CNRS, Toulouse France

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11:00 AM - PM02.01.05
Critical Heat Dissipation Lengths for Gas Suppression in Fully Dense Al:Cu2O:Cu Thermite Foils

Alex Kinsey 1 , Evan Krumheuer 1 , Reza Behrou 1 , James Guest 1 , Timothy Weihs 1
1 , Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States

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11:15 AM - PM02.01.06
Preparation and Investigation of Silicon Carbide Using Reactive Multilayers of Amorphous Silicon and Carbon

Rolf Grieseler 1 4 , Isabella Gallino 2 , Marcus Hopfeld 1 , Hauke-Lars Honig 1 , Joerg Pezoldt 3 , Peter Schaaf 1
1 Chair of Materials for Electronics, Technische Universität Ilmenau, Ilmenau Germany, 4 Physics Department, Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Perú, Lima Peru, 2 Chair of Metallic Materials, Saarland University, Saarbrücken Germany, 3 Nanotechnology Group, Technische Universität Ilmenau, Ilmenau Germany

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11:30 AM - *PM02.01.07
Energetic Intermetallic Ni-Al Materials Formed by Cold Spray

Richard Yetter 1
1 Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, State College, Pennsylvania, United States

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PM02.02: Energetic Material Applications
Session Chairs
Jena McCollum
Monday PM, November 27, 2017
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Hampton

1:30 PM - *PM02.02.01
Impact Sensitivity and Ignition Mechanisms of Nanoaluminum-poly(perfluorinated methacrylate) Nanocomposites

Lauren Morris 1 , Darla Graff Thompson 2 , Ian Shelburne 3 , Emre Gunduz 4 , Steven Son 4 , Chris Haines 1
1 Armament Research, Development and Engineering Center, U.S. Army RDECOM-ARDEC, Picatinny Arsenal, New Jersey, United States, 2 , Los Alamos National Laboratory, M-7, Los Alamos, New Mexico, United States, 3 School of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States, 4 School of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States

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2:00 PM - PM02.02.02
Ultra-Rapid and Fully Integrated Active Pyrotechnic Safety Switches Integrating Nanothermites

Andrea Nicollet 1 , Samuel Charlot 1 , Vincent Baijot 1 , Alain Estève 1 , Carole Rossi 1
1 , LAAS-CNRS, Toulouse France

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2:15 PM - PM02.02.03
Underwater Robotic Welding of Lap Joints with Sandwiched Reactive Multilayers—Thermal, Mechanical and Material Analysis

Aseel Hussien 1 , Abdelaziz Al Zaabi 1 , Ayesha AlKhoori 1 , Cesare Stefanini 1 , Federico Renda 1 , Syed Jaffar 1 , Ibrahim Gunduz 2 , Kyriaki Polychronopoulou 1 , Claus Rebholz 3 , Charalabos Doumanidis 1
1 , Khalifa University, Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates, 2 Department of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States, 3 Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, University of Cyprus, Nicosia Cyprus

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2:30 PM - PM02.02.04
Combustion Joining of Regolith Tiles for the In Situ Fabrication of Launch/Landing Pads on the Moon and Mars

Robert Ferguson 1 , James Mantovani 2 , Evgeny Shafirovich 1
1 , The University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, Texas, United States, 2 Granular Mechanics and Regolith Operations Lab, Kennedy Space Center, Kennedy Space Center, Florida, United States

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2:45 PM - PM02.02.05
Metal Fuels as Recyclable, Zero-Carbon Energy Carriers

Philippe Julien 1 , Jeffrey Bergthorson 1
1 , McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

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3:00 PM - *
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PM02.03: Insights on Ignition from Atomistic Simulations
Session Chairs
Carole Rossi
Monday PM, November 27, 2017
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Hampton

3:30 PM - *PM02.03.01
Chemical Bond Breaking Initiations of Reactive Materials under Thermomechanical Extremes by Nonequilibrium Reaction Dynamic Simulations at the Quantum Solid-State Chemistry Theory Level

Anguang Hu 1
1 , Defence Research and Development Canada, Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada

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4:00 PM - PM02.03.02
Solid-State Interdiffusion, Phase Nucleation and Growth Mechanisms in Ni/Al Nanolaminates by Atomistic Simulations

Christian Brandl 1
1 , Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen Germany

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4:15 PM - PM02.03.03
A Molecular Simulation Study of Intermetallic Nucleation at Ni/Al Interfaces in Multilayer Films

Peng Yi 1 , Michael Falk 1 , Timothy Weihs 1
1 , Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States

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2017-11-28   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Nicholas Piekiel, U.S. Army Research Laboratory
Steven Son, Purdue University
Karsten Woll, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
Xiaolin Zheng, Stanford University

Symposium Support

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
PM02.04: Powder Combustion of Metal and Alloys I
Session Chairs
Carole Rossi
Steven Son
Tuesday AM, November 28, 2017
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Hampton

9:00 AM - *PM02.04.01
Replacing the Alumina Shell on Aluminum Particles with an Energetic Salt

Michelle Pantoya 1 , Dylan Smith 1
1 , Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas, United States

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9:30 AM - PM02.04.02
Improved Energetic-Behaviors of Spontaneously Surface-Mediated Al Particles

Kyung Tae Kim 1 , Dong Won Kim 1 , Soo Hyung Kim 2
1 , Korea Institute of Materials Science, Changwon Korea (the Republic of), 2 , Pusan National University, Busan Korea (the Republic of)

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9:45 AM - PM02.04.03
Facile Thermal and Optical Ignition of Silicon Nanoparticles and Micron Particles

Sidi Huang 1 , Venkata Sharat Parimi 2 , Sili Deng 1 , Srilakshmi Lingamneni 1 , Xiaolin Zheng 1
1 , Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States, 2 , Applied Materials, Santa Clara, California, United States

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10:00 AM -
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10:30 AM - *PM02.04.04
Reactivity of Aluminum/fluoropolymer Based Composite Materials in Response to Explosive Shock Initiation

Christopher Crouse 1
1 Munitions Directorate, Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), Eglin AFB, Florida, United States

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11:00 AM - PM02.04.05
The Effects of Particle Size and Chemistry on Explosively Launched Combustion of Al-Mg-Zr Composite Powders

Timothy Weihs 1 , Elliot Wainwright 1 , Shashank Vummidi Lakshman 1 , Demitrios Stamatis 2 , Forrest Svingala 2 , Rebecca Wilson 2 , Amber Knott 2 , Robert Brothers 2 , Jim Lightstone 2
1 , Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States, 2 EOD Tech Division, NSWC Indian Head, Indian Head, Virginia, United States

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11:15 AM - PM02.04.06
Boron-Metal Fluoride Reactive Composites.

Siva Kumar Valluri 1 , Mirko Schoenitz 1 , Edward Dreizin 1
1 , New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, New Jersey, United States

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11:30 AM - PM02.04.07
Evolution of Composite Microstructure During Ball Milling and Its Effects on Ignition

Shashank Vummidi Lakshman 1 , John Gibbins 1 , Elliot Wainwright 1 , Timothy Weihs 1
1 , Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States

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11:45 AM - PM02.04.08
Combustion of Magnesium Particles in Different Oxidizing Environments

Xinhang Liu 1 , Mirko Schoenitz 1 , Edward Dreizin 1
1 , New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, New Jersey, United States

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PM02.05: Insights on Ignition from Experiment
Session Chairs
Christopher Morris
Tuesday PM, November 28, 2017
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Hampton

1:30 PM - *PM02.05.01
Laser Initiation of Photothermally Active Metal-Ligand Charge Transfer Complexes

Katie Brown 1 , Chris Snyder 1 , Steve Clarke 1
1 , Los Alamos National Lab, Los Alamos, New Mexico, United States

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2:00 PM - PM02.05.02
Electroless Deposition and Ignition Properties of Si/Fe2O3 Core/Shell Nanothermites

Sili Deng 1 , Sidi Huang 1 , Yue Jiang 2 , Jiheng Zhao 1 , Xiaolin Zheng 1
1 Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States, 2 Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States

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2:15 PM - PM02.05.03
Tuning the Ignition Threshold of Ball-Milled Al:Zr Nanocomposite Powders Independent of Powder Size

Elliot Wainwright 1 , Mingyu Yang 1 , Shashank Vummidi Lakshman 1 , Timothy Weihs 1
1 , Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States

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2:30 PM - PM02.05.04
Laser Ignition on Aluminum-Polymer Nanoenergetic Systems Using Plasmonic Gratings

Naadaa Zakiyyan 1 , Biyan Chen 1 , Matthew Riehn 2 , Aaron Wood 1 , Sangho Bok 1 , Rajagopalan Thiruvengadathan 1 , Cherian Mathai 1 , Syed Barizuddin 1 , Keshab Gangopadhyay 1 , Matthew Maschmann 2 , Shubhra Gangopadhyay 1
1 Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, United States, 2 Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, United States

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2:45 PM -
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PM02.06: Additive Manufacturing of Energetic Materials I
Session Chairs
Kyle Sullivan
Tuesday PM, November 28, 2017
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Hampton

3:15 PM - *PM02.06.01
Additive Manufacturing of Energetic Nanocomposites via Slurry Jetting Process

Keerti Kappagantula 1
1 , Ohio University, Athens, Ohio, United States

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3:45 PM - PM02.06.02
Rheological Properties of Al-Zr Composite Powders Mixed in Hydroxyl-terminated Polybutadiene (HTPB)

Michael Tershakovec 1 , Elliot Wainwright 1 , Shashank Vummidi Lakshman 1 , Timothy Weihs 1
1 , Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States

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4:00 PM - PM02.06.03
3D Printing of Thermite Mixtures Using Static Mixing

Michael Grapes 1 , Matthew Durban 1 , Kyle Sullivan 1 , Alex Gash 1
1 Materials Science Division, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California, United States

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4:15 PM - PM02.06.04
On the Fly Mixing and 3D Printing of Al/CuO Thermite

A. Golobic 1 2 , Matthew Durban 1 , Eric Duoss 1 , Alex Gash 1 , Kyle Sullivan 1
1 , Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California, United States, 2 , University of California, Davis, Davis, California, United States

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4:30 PM - PM02.06.05
Additive Manufacturing of HTPB Based Energetics

Lori Groven 1 , Sharla Glover 2 , Derek Neubert 1
1 Chemical and Biological Engineering, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, Rapid City, South Dakota, United States, 2 Mechanical Engineering, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, Rapid City, South Dakota, United States

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PM02.07: Poster Session
Session Chairs
Tuesday PM, November 28, 2017
Hynes, Level 1, Hall B

8:00 PM - PM02.07.01
Strained Glassy Organic Energetics

Rajen Patel 1 , Victor Stepanov 1
1 , U.S. Army, Picatinny Arsenal, New Jersey, United States

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8:00 PM - PM02.07.02
Investigation of Bimetal Thermite Powders on Their Reactivity and Aging Behaviors

Hongqi Nie 1 , Sreekumar Pisharath 1 , Huey Hoon Hng 1
1 , Energetics Research Institute, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore Singapore

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8:00 PM - PM02.07.03
Study of C/Doped δ-Bi2O3 Redox Reactions by In Operando Synchrotron X-Ray Diffraction

Xizheng Wang 1 , Daniel Taylor 1 , Michael Zachariah 1
1 , University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, United States

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8:00 PM - PM02.07.04
Polymer-Bound Reactive Materials Prepared by Additive Manufacturing

Jorge Castellanos 1 , Demitrios Stamatis 1 , Samuel Emery 1 , Sean Maharrey 1 , David Zamor 1 , Meagan Gay 1 , George McDaniel 1 , Austin Riggins 1 , Daniel Minehan 1
1 , RDT&E Department Naval Surface Warfare Center – Indian Head Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technology Division, Indian Head, Maryland, United States

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8:00 PM - PM02.07.05
High Surface Area Porous Silicon Nanoparticles for Energetic Applications

Sarah Adams 1 2 , Nicholas Piekiel 1 , Matthew Ervin 1 , Christopher Morris 1
1 , US Army Research Lab, Adelphi, Maryland, United States, 2 , University of Maryland, College Park, College Park, Maryland, United States

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8:00 PM - PM02.07.06
Rapid Microwave-Assisted Synthesis of Zirconium Aluminide Alloys from Zr and Zr Hydride

Aryane Tofanello 1 , Waldemir Carvalho 1 , Sydney Santos 1 , Flavio De Souza 1 , Jean-Louis Bobet 2
1 , UFABC, Santo Andre Brazil, 2 , Université de Bordeaux , Bordeaux France

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8:00 PM - PM02.07.07
Numerical Calculations and Energy Transduction Measurements in Electrically Exploded Aluminum-Boron Laminates

Christopher Morris 1 , David Lunking 1 , David Adams 2
1 , US Army Research Laboratory, Adelphi, Maryland, United States, 2 , Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

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8:00 PM - PM02.07.08
Identification of Defect Density and Processing Induced Structural Variations in Molecular Organics Using Nanomechanical Testing

A. Burch 1 , A. Higginbotham Duque 2 , John Yeager 2 , David Bahr 1
1 , Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States, 2 , Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, New Mexico, United States

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8:00 PM - PM02.07.09
Characterization of Al/Ni Intermetallic Formed by Planetary Ball Milling at Low Temperature

Mingu Han 1 , Keundeuk Lee 1 , Sang-Hyun Jung 1 , SoJung Lee 1
1 , Agency for Defense Development, Daejeon Korea (the Republic of)

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8:00 PM - PM02.07.10
Thermal Sensitivity in Al/Ni Reactive Powder System

Jooseung Chae 1 , Keundeuk Lee 1 , Sang-Hyun Jung 1 , Mingu Han 1 , Kibong Lee 1
1 , Agency for Defense Development, Daejeon Korea (the Republic of)

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2017-11-29   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Nicholas Piekiel, U.S. Army Research Laboratory
Steven Son, Purdue University
Karsten Woll, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
Xiaolin Zheng, Stanford University

Symposium Support

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
PM02.08: Additive Manufacturing of Energetic Materials II
Session Chairs
Sili Deng
Timothy Weihs
Wednesday AM, November 29, 2017
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Hampton

9:00 AM - *PM02.08.01
Advances in Additive Manufacturing of Highly Viscous Energetic Materials

Lori Groven 1
1 Chemical and Biological Engineering, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, Rapid City, South Dakota, United States

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9:30 AM - PM02.08.02
Ink Formulation and Direct Ink Writing of Thermites

Matthew Durban 1 , A. Golobic 1 , Eric Duoss 1 , Alex Gash 1 , Kyle Sullivan 1
1 , Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California, United States

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9:45 AM - PM02.08.03
Additive Manufacturing of Composite Solid Propellant with High Solids Loadings

Monique McClain 1 , Ibrahim Gunduz 1 , Steven Son 1
1 , Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States

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10:00 AM -
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10:30 AM - *PM02.08.04
Exploiting Polymer Decomposition for the Production of Reactive Filament with Tailorable Thermal and Mechanical Properties

Jena McCollum 1 , Jose Bencomo 1 , Scott Iacono 2
1 , University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States, 2 , United States Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States

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11:00 AM - PM02.08.05
Additive Manufacturing of Extremely Viscous Multifunctional Energetics

Ibrahim Gunduz 1 , Steven Son 1
1 , Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States

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11:15 AM - PM02.08.06
Characterizing Reactive Nanocomposite Particles for 3D Printed Electronic Interconnects

Shane Arlington 1 , Shashank Vummidi Lakshman 1 , Sara Barron 2 , Jeffery DeLisio 2 , Greg Fritz 2 , Timothy Weihs 1
1 , Johns Hopkins University - Materials Science, Baltimore, Maryland, United States, 2 , Charles Stark Draper Laboratory, Cambridge, Maryland, United States

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11:30 AM - *PM02.08.07
Tailoring Reaction and Mechanical Properties of Reactive Composite Structures Made by Additive Manufacturing

Robert Reeves 1 , Christopher Shuck 1 , Michael Grapes 1
1 , Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California, United States

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PM02.09: Nanocomposite Reactions I
Session Chairs
Nicholas Piekiel
Wednesday PM, November 29, 2017
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Hampton

1:30 PM - PM02.09.01
Controlled Destruction of Electromechanical Systems Using Printed or Deposited Confined Nanothermites

Eric Westphal 1 , Trevor Fleck 1 , Allison Murray 1 , Jeffrey Rhoads 1 , Ibrahim Gunduz 1 , Steven Son 1
1 , Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States

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1:45 PM - PM02.09.02
Analyzing Thermite Reactions by the Direct Observation of Reacting Particles

Kyle Sullivan 1 , Michael Grapes 1 , Robert Reeves 1 , John Densmore 1 , Kamel Fezzaa 2 , Anthony Van Buuren 1 , Trevor Willey 1
1 , Lawrence Livermore National Lab, Livermore, California, United States, 2 , Argonne National Laboratory, Lemont, Illinois, United States

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2:00 PM - PM02.09.03
Characterization of Reactive Material Critical Mixing Time by Extended Burn Tube Tests

Maxwell Murialdo 1 , Michael Grapes 1 , Kyle Sullivan 1
1 , Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California, United States

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2:15 PM - PM02.09.04
Microexplosions and Bubble Growth Dynamics in the Combustion of Al:Zr Nanocomposite Powders

Elliot Wainwright 1 , Shashank Vummidi Lakshman 1 , Andrew Leong 1 , Alex Kinsey 1 , John Gibbins 1 , Shane Arlington 1 , Tao Sun 2 , Kamel Fezzaa 2 , Todd Hufnagel 1 , Timothy Weihs 1
1 , Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States, 2 Advanced Photon Source, Sector 32, Argonne National Laboratory, Lemont, Illinois, United States

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2:30 PM -
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PM02.10: Reactive Laminate II
Session Chairs
David Adams
Wednesday PM, November 29, 2017
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Hampton

3:30 PM - *PM02.10.01
Structure Property Relationships in Reactive Nanolaminates

Jon-Paul Maria 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, United States

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4:00 PM - PM02.10.02
Reactive Nano-Laminates Analyzed Using a Combined Approach of First-Principles Calculations and Experimental Nanocalorimetry

Joost Vlassak 1
1 , Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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4:15 PM - PM02.10.03
A Joint Theoretical/Experimental Study to Predict Al/CuO Nanolaminates Thermal Ageing

Guillaume Lahiner 1 2 , Iman Abdallah 1 , James Zapata 1 , Mehdi Djafari Rouhani 1 2 , Alain Estève 1 2 , Carole Rossi 1 2
1 , LAAS-CNRS, Toulouse France, 2 , Université de Toulouse, Toulouse France

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2017-11-30   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Nicholas Piekiel, U.S. Army Research Laboratory
Steven Son, Purdue University
Karsten Woll, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
Xiaolin Zheng, Stanford University

Symposium Support

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
PM02.11: Novel Reactive Materials
Session Chairs
Michelle Pantoya
Thursday AM, November 30, 2017
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Hampton

9:00 AM - *PM02.11.01
Spray Assembled Nanomaterials and Their Combustion Properties

H. Wang 1 , Rohit Jacob 1 , Phil Guerieri 1 , Miles Rehwoldt 1 , Michael Zachariah 1
1 , Univ of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, United States

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9:30 AM - PM02.11.02
Creating Reactive Core-Shell Nanoclusters Using Superfluid Helium Droplet Synthesis

Kyle Overdeep 1 , Brian Little 1 , Claron Ridge 1 , Dylan Slizewski 1 , Christopher Crouse 1 , C. Michael Lindsay 1
1 , Air Force Research Laboratory, Eglin AFB, Florida, United States

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9:45 AM - PM02.11.03
Synthesis and Characterization of a 3D-Macroscale RGO/Al/Bi2O3 Nanoenergetic Organogel

Anqi Wang 1 , Sangho Bok 2 , Rajagopalan Thiruvengadathan 2 , Syed Barizuddin 2 , Cherian Mathai 2 , Matthew Maschmann 3 , Keshab Gangopadhyay 2 , Shubhra Gangopadhyay 2
1 Bioengineering, University of Missouri, Columbia, Columbia, Missouri, United States, 2 Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Missouri, Columbia, Columbia, Missouri, United States, 3 Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of Missouri, Columbia, Columbia, Missouri, United States

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10:00 AM -
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PM02.12: Novel Diagnostics
Session Chairs
Xiaolin Zheng
Thursday AM, November 30, 2017
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Hampton

10:30 AM - *PM02.12.01
In Situ Characterization of Nanoenergetics

Shubhra Gangopadhyay 1 , Biyan Chen 1 , Naadaa Zakiyyan 1 , Connor Wolenski 1 , Aaron Wood 1 , Syed Barizuddin 1 , Cherian Mathai 1 , Sangho Bok 1 , Rajagopalan Thiruvengadathan 1 , Matthew Maschmann 2 , Keshab Gangopadhyay 1
1 Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, United States, 2 Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, United States

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11:00 AM - PM02.12.02
Probing the Oxidation Mechanisms of Tantalum Nanoparticles and Nanothermites at High Heating Rates

Jeffery DeLisio 1 , Xizheng Wang 1 , Tao Wu 1 , Garth Egan 1 , Rohit Jacob 1 , Michael Zachariah 1
1 , University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, United States

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11:15 AM - PM02.12.03
Chemical Dynamics of Nano-Aluminum and Iodine Based Oxidizers

Brian Little 1 , Claron Ridge 1 , Kyle Overdeep 2
1 Energetic Materials Branch, University of Dayton Research Institute @ AFRL/RWME, Eglin AFB, Florida, United States, 2 Energetic Materials Branch, National Research Council @ AFRL/RWME, Eglin AFB, Florida, United States

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11:30 AM - *PM02.12.04
Estimating the Relative Energy Content of Reactive Materials Using Nanosecond-Pulsed Laser Ablation

Jennifer Gottfried 1
1 , U.S. Army Research Laboratory, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, United States

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PM02.13: Nanocomposite Reactions II
Session Chairs
Ibrahim Gunduz
Thursday PM, November 30, 2017
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Hampton

1:30 PM - *PM02.13.01
A Gibbs Formulation for Reactive Materials with Phase Change and Chemistry

D. Scott Stewart 1
1 , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States

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2:00 PM - PM02.13.02
What Atomic Properties of Metal Oxide Control the Initiation Temperature with Fuels (Al, B, C, Ta)

Xizheng Wang 1 , Michael Zachariah 1
1 , University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, United States

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2:15 PM - PM02.13.03
Rapid Reactions in Fully Dense Reactive Nanocomposite Materials

Ian Monk 1 , Mirko Schoenitz 1 , Edward Dreizin 1
1 , New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, New Jersey, United States

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2:30 PM -
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PM02.14: Powder Combustion of Metals and Alloys II
Session Chairs
Robert Reeves
Thursday PM, November 30, 2017
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Hampton

3:30 PM - *PM02.14.01
Comparison of Reactive Ni/Al Structures Produced by PVD, Ball-Milling and High Pressure Torsion

Claus Rebholz 1 , Ibrahim Gunduz 2 , Charalabos Doumanidis 3
1 Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering Department, University of Cyprus, Nicosia Cyprus, 2 School of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayatte, Indiana, United States, 3 Department of Mechanical Engineering, Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research, Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates

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4:00 PM - PM02.14.02
Unique Combustion Behavior Observed for Al-C-Zr Composite Powders

Shashank Vummidi Lakshman 1 , Cong You 1 , Elliot Wainwright 1 , Tao Sun 2 , Kamel Fezzaa 2 , Todd Hufnagel 1 , Timothy Weihs 1
1 , Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States, 2 , Argonne National Laboratory, Lemont, Illinois, United States

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4:15 PM - PM02.14.03
Doping Boron for Improved Ignition and Combustion

Kerri-Lee Chintersingh 1 , Mirko Schoenitz 1 , Edward Dreizin 1
1 Department of Chemical, Biological and Pharmaceutical Engineering, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, New Jersey, United States

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