Optimization of the shape of a penetrator taking into account plug formation

G. Ben-Dor, A. Dubinsky, T. Elperin

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Abstract

New formulation of the problem of the impactor's nose geometry optimization is proposed when penetrator with a planar bluntness causes plug formation. This problem is studied for conical-shape impactors using simplified model for impactor-target interaction.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)L29-L34
JournalInternational Journal of Fracture
Volume106
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1 Dec 2000

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