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Modeling Explosives with LS-DYNA®

Instructor

  • Paul Du Bois
  • Dr. Len Schw­er

Price

  • $350
  • $175 for students

What's Included

  • One day of in­struc­tion
  • Class notes

Modeling Explosives with LS-DYNA®

Prerequisites

  • Fa­mil­iar­i­ty with run­ning LS-DY­NA

Syllabus

This class fo­cus­es on the ap­pli­ca­tion of LS-DY­NA to mod­el­ing ex­plo­sives. In this class, you will learn how to mod­el the ex­pan­sion of det­o­na­tion gas­es and how they work on their sur­round­ings.

Content

  1. In­tro­duc­tion to ex­plo­sives and JWL EOS
  2. Val­i­da­tion of nu­mer­i­cal mod­els for ex­plo­sives
  3. De­fla­gra­tion-to-det­o­na­tion tran­si­tion
  4. Af­ter­burn­ing
  5. TNT equiv­a­lence
  6. Dri­ven det­o­na­tions
  7. Pro­pel­lants (if time per­mits)