Dr. Himanshu Shekhar
Genre: Non-Fiction; Pages 200; Paperback: Rs 300, ISBN no. 978-93-81205-59-4
“Mathematical Treatise on Interior Ballistics of Guns?”
The book explores mathematics behind operation of guns and cannons. The book starts with history, current status and future trends in the area of weapon, bullet, igniferous material and operation used in bullet throwing devices. It discusses chemistry, thermodynamics, geometry and physics behind action of guns in simple illustrative way along with numerical examples for the same. The book will attract freelance readers, students, academicians, researchers, designers, producers and users of gun. The illustrations, graphs and tables justify the contents of the book and fills a gap in this vital area, which is not bridged by any book in last 20 years. Latest details are also included from various journals and relevant literatures.