Propellants

Some articles on propellants, propellant:

V. N. Krishnamurthy - Research
... Main interests are in solid propellants for launch vehicles sounding rockets, polymers and materials indigenisation ... He was responsible for the development of propellants based on HEF20, ISRO polyol, PBAN, CTPB and HTPB for launch vehicles ... Important contributions are development of HTPB based propellants currently used in Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle and Geostationary Launch Vehicle stages, igniters and auxiliary rocket motors ...
HNF
... ESA, to investigate its use in solid rocket propellants ... It tends to produce propellants which burn very rapidly and with very high combustion efficiency ... Its high energy leads to high specific impulse propellants ...
Propellants, Explosives, Pyrotechnics
... Propellants, Explosives, Pyrotechnics is a bi-monthly peer-reviewed chemistry journal that covers all disciplines of explosives ...
Propellant Depot - LEO Depot Fuels
... For rockets and space vehicles, propellants usually take up 2/3 or more of their total mass ... weeks to months to accumulate 10,000s to 100,000s kgs of propellant, so additional equipment may be required on the transfer stage or the depot to mitigate boiloff ... Non-cryogenic, earth-storable liquid rocket propellants including RP-1 (kerosene), hydrazine and nitrogen tetroxide (NTO), and mildly cryogenic, space-storable propellants like liquid ...
Long March Rockets - Propellants
... Long March 1's 1st and 2nd stage uses HNO3 and UDMH propellants, and its upper stage use a spin-stabilized solid rocket engine ... LOX and kerosene as core stage and liquid booster propellant, while LOX and LH2 in upper stages ...