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Superdetonation devices and methods for making and using the same

United States Patent

9,921,042
March 20, 2018
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Disclosed herein are embodiments of devices comprising energetic materials capable of superdetonation and methods of making and using such devices. The devices disclosed herein comprise components, dimensions, and configurations optimized to utilize superdetonation velocities produced by the energetic materials disclosed herein.
McGrane; Shawn D. (Los Alamos, NM)
Los Alamos National Security, LLC (Los Alamos, NM)
15/ 084,331
March 29, 2016
ACKNOWLEDGMENT OF GOVERNMENT SUPPORT This invention was made with government support under Contract No. DEAC52-06NA25396 awarded by the U.S. Department of Energy. The government has certain rights in the invention.