Theoretical Prediction of the Heats of Formation, Densities, and Relative Sensitivities for 3,7-diamino-2,4,6,8-tetranitro-1,5-diazanaphthalene (DATNP) and 3,7-diamino-2,4,6,8-tetranitro-1,5-diazanaphthalene 1,5-N-oxide (DATNPO)

Report No. ARL-TN-0737
Authors: Edward FC Byrd
Date/Pages: February 2016; 16 pages
Abstract: The US Army Research LaboratoryĆ¢??developed series of scripts, written to dramatically simplify the computation of crystalline density and heat of formation, were used to evaluate the performance properties for the 3,7-diamino-2,4,6,8-tetranitro-1,5-diazanaphthalene (DATNP) (1) and 3,7-diamino-2,4,6,8-tetranitro-1,5-diazanaphthalene 1,5-N-oxide (DATNPO) (2) notional energetic materials. Additionally, a qualitative estimation of the impact sensitivities has been calculated. This report outlines the procedures used to generate this information, as well as Cheetah calculations using the predicted crystalline density and heat of formation.
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