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ISBN-10: 3527337768

ISBN-13: 9783527337767

Edition: 7th 2015

Authors: Rudolf Meyer, Josef K�hler, Axel Homburg, R. Meyer

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The classic on explosives: Now in its 7th, completely updated edition. Around 500 alphabetically ordered entries on 70 fuels, additives, oxidizing agents and the physicochemical properties, production and test methods and safe application of over 120 explosive chemicals.
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Book details

List price: $215.95
Edition: 7th
Copyright year: 2015
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 5/31/2016
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 442
Size: 5.79" wide x 8.82" long x 1.22" tall
Weight: 1.650
Language: English

Axel Homburg was born in 1936 in Hanover, and studied at the Technische Hochschule in Darmstadt, where he gained his doctorate in the field of jet engines and rocket technology. From 1963 to 1968 he was a scientific assistant at the TH Darmstadt, before joining the "Propellants" department at Dynamit Nobel AG in 1969. In 1972 he became head of the main R&D department for explosives, the business unit he represented when he joined the board in 1983. From 1987 through 1997 Dr. Homburg was chairman of the board at Dynamit Nobel AG, switching to the supervisory board upon his retirement in 1998, where he remained a member until 2002. He sits on various national and international committees, and…