Computing and Library Services - delivering an inspiring information environment

Thermal Studies on Rubidium Dinitramide

Charsley, Edward L., Laye, Peter G., Markham, H.M., Rooney, James J., Berger, B., Griffiths, Trevor T. and Wasko, M.P. (2008) Thermal Studies on Rubidium Dinitramide. In: 35th International Pyrotechnics Seminar, 13-18 July 2008, Fort Collins, USA.

PDF - Submitted Version
Download (197kB) | Preview


    The present study has been carried out to investigate conflicting reports in the literature on the nature of the thermal decomposition of the energetic oxidant rubidium dinitramide in the liquid state. The techniques employed included DSC, simultaneous TG-DTA, simultaneous TG-mass spectrometry and thermomicroscopy. The measurements were supplemented by quantitative chemical analysis of the reaction products. The results showed that, following fusion at 106 °C, the overall decomposition proceeded in a single exothermic reaction stage forming a mixture of rubidium nitrate and rubidium nitrite in the molar ratio 1.2 : 1.

    Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
    Subjects: Q Science > QD Chemistry
    Schools: School of Applied Sciences
    Related URLs:
    Depositing User: Graham Stone
    Date Deposited: 15 Oct 2012 12:21
    Last Modified: 15 Oct 2012 12:21


    Downloads per month over past year

    Repository Staff Only: item control page

    View Item

    University of Huddersfield, Queensgate, Huddersfield, HD1 3DH Copyright and Disclaimer All rights reserved ©