GREENER AND SAFER ENERGETIC AND BALLISTIC SYSTEMS - GSEBS                             Grant Agreement No: 2014-1-RO01-KA203-002486

 

 

 

PROGRAM

 

of the International Conference

Greener and Safer Energetic and Ballistic Systems

 

 

 

 

 

 

 held at the Military Technical Academy

Bucharest, ROMANIA

 

MAY 22nd  – 23rd, 2015



ISSN 2457 – 1695

 

 

GSEBS Conference is a multiplier event for the GSEBS Intensive Program organized by:

 

Military Technical Academy - Bucharest

École Nationale Supérieure de Techniques Avancées de Bretagne - Brest

Imperial College of London

University of Coimbra

 

 

and supported

by the Romanian National Agency for Communitary Programs for Education and Professional Development (ANPCDEFP)

 

www.gsebs.eu

 

 

PARTNERS

Centrul de cercetare științificã pentru apãrare CBRN și ecologie

Universitatea Titu Maiorescu din Bucureşti

Universitatea “Lucian Blaga” din Sibiu

PATROMIL

 

 

SPONSORS

 

SIEMENS
ERICSSON

STIMPEX
ALTAIR
CONPET
CROMATEC PLUS
MGM STAR CONSTRUCT
METALPLAST PRODINVEST
PROOPTICA

ELECTRO OPTIC COMPONENTS

ASTI AUTOMATION

KLUDI ROMANIA

 

 

 

SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE

 

Dr. Michel ARRIGONI - Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Techniques Avancées – Brest

Prof. José BARANDA RIBEIRO - University of Coimbra

Prof. Cristian BARBU - Military Technical Academy – Bucharest

Dr. François BAUER - Advices in Ferrorelaxor Polymer - Brest

Prof. José CAMPOS - University of Coimbra

Prof. Adam CUMMING - University of Edinburgh

Eng. Wim DE KLERK - TNO Ammunition Safety - Rijswijk

Dr. Ranko DJAVIC - University of Lincoln

Dr. Gabriel EPURE - Scientific Research Center for CBRN Defence and Ecology - Bucharest

Prof. John FIELD - University of Cambridge

Prof. Doru GOGA - Military Technical Academy - Bucharest

Prof. António GONÇALVES-COELHO - Nova University - Lisbon

Prof. Gheorghe HUBCA - POLITEHNICA University of Bucharest

Dr. Steven KERAMPRAN - Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Techniques Avancées - Brest

Dr. Miloslav KRUPKA - OZM Research - Czech Republic

Mr. Paul LOCKING - BAE Systems (Land) - Shrivenham

Prof. Ricardo MENDES - University of Coimbra

Prof. Ziad MOUMNI - Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Techniques Avancées - Paris

Dr. Alain NÊME - Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Techniques Avancées - Brest

Prof. Octavian ORBAN - Military Technical Academy - Bucharest

Prof. Titi PARASCHIV - Titu Maiorescu University - Bucharest

Dr. Igor PLAKSIN - University of Coimbra

Prof. Dan POSTOLEA - Titu Maiorescu University - Bucharest

Dr. William PROUD - Imperial College  - London

Prof. Colin PULHAM - University of Edinburgh

Assoc.prof. Traian ROTARIU - Military Technical Academy - Bucharest

Prof. Doru SAFTA - Military Technical Academy - Bucharest

Prof. Pamfil SOMOIAG - Military Technical Academy - Bucharest

Assoc. Prof. Viorel TIGANESCU - Military Technical Academy – Bucharest

 

 

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

 

Assoc. Prof. Traian ROTARIU - Military Technical Academy – Bucharest

Dr. William PROUD - Imperial College  - London

Prof. José BARANDA RIBEIRO - University of Coimbra

Dr. Michel ARRIGONI - Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Techniques Avancées - Brest

Prof. Ioan VEDINAS - Military Technical Academy - Bucharest

Assoc. Prof. Constantin ENACHE - Military Technical Academy - Bucharest

Assoc. Prof. Marius CIRMACI - Military Technical Academy – Bucharest

Assoc. Prof. Cristian MOLDOVEANU - Military Technical Academy - Bucharest

Assoc. Prof. Marin LUPOAE - Military Technical Academy – Bucharest

Assist. Prof. Sorin ESANU - Military Technical Academy – Bucharest

Dr. Teodora ZECHERU - Scientific Research Center for CBRN Defence and Ecology – Bucharest

Dr. Claudiu LAZAROAIE -  Scientific Research Center for CBRN Defence and Ecology – Bucharest

Dr. Daniel ANTONIE - Military Technical Academy – Bucharest

Assist. Prof. Alin SAVA - Military Technical Academy – Bucharest

Eng. Laviniu HALLER- Military Technical Academy – Bucharest

Eng. Gabriela NITA- Military Technical Academy – Bucharest

Eng. Andreea VOICU- Military Technical Academy – Bucharest

 

 

 

Lecture program of the GSEBS – Friday, May 22

 

 

 

1.      Session

Chairman Assoc.prof. Traian ROTARIU

MTA-Aula Magna

08.30 
Opening – speech, Gl.bg.prof. Cristian BARBU, Rector of the Military Technical Academy
08.35 
Partners welcome – eng. Costache George-Cătălin – CEO SIEMENES Romania
Other messages
08.40 
Adam CUMMING, University of Edinburgh, UK

Perspectives in the area of GSEBS and IM technology

09.00 
Break
09.05 
Michel ARRIGONI, ENSTA Bretagne – Brest, France
Recent advances in underwater blast mitigation
09.25 
Paul LOCKING, BAE Systems – Land, Shrivenham, UK
Explosive materials characterisation by TNT equivalence
09.45 
William PROUD, Imperial College London, Institute of Shock Physics, UK
The characterisation and modelling of polymer bonded energetic systems
10.05 
Boris KHASAINOV, S.A.R.L. SimulExplo, France
Two-step heat release in explosives and low- velocity detonations
10.25 
Cofee Break/Industry Showcase
10.40 
Jose BARANDA RIBEIRO, University of Coimbra, Portugal

Life-Cycle Assessment methodology: a tool for the evaluation of environmental and toxicological impacts of ammunitions

11.00
Hartmut KROEBER, Jutta BÖHNLEIN-MAUß, Fraunhofer Institute für Chemische Technologie (ICT), Germany
The REACh Regulation: The Need of Substitution of Critical Substances in Propellants
11.20
Ove DULLUM, FFI - Kjeller, Norway
Various works related to Green Ammunition at FFI
11.40
Hristo P. HRISTOV, Hristo I. HRISTOV, Defence Institute, MoD - Bulgaria
Bulgarian experience in test ranges contamination research
12.00 
Cofee Break /Industry Showcase
12.10
Francois BAUER, Advices in Ferrorelaxor Polymer, France
PVDF shock compression sensor in shock waves physics
12.30 
Adrian ROTARIU, Eugen TRANA, Florina BUCUR, Military Technical Academy, Bucharest, Romania
Numerical simulation study on the ring fragmentation
12.50
Thomas KLAPÖTKE, Quirin AXTHAMMER, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
The Nitrocarbamate Moiety for Safer Energetic Materials
13.10
Ruth TUNNELL, QuinetiQ, UK
A new method for determining the vapour pressure of nitroglycerine above solid rocket propellants
13.30 
Lunch break/Industry Showcase
 
2.      Session
Cahirman Prof. Jose BARANDA RIBEIRO
MTA-Aula Magna
14.30 
Cristina SANTOS LOURO, University of Coimbra, Portugal
Ceramic armour materials for ballistic applications:performance and future improvements
14.50
Jean Baptiste MOULLIET, Altair, France
Radioss for defense applications
15.10 
 Marin LUPOAE, Military Technical Academy, Bucharest, Romania
The progressive collapse evaluation of buildings due to blast attacks
15.30
Hristo HRISTOV, Defence Institute, MoD – Bulgaria
Personal ballistic protection requirement for Bulgarian soldier
15.50 
Cofee Break/Industry showcase
16.10 
Krasimir KALEV, Vasil Levski National Military University, Bulgaria
Analytical determination of pressure in the gun barrel taking into account the wear
16.30
Carlos FERREIRA, Fausto FREIRE, Jose BARANDA RIBEIRO, University of Coimbra, Portugal
Do the substances banned by REACH actually have a significant toxicological impact?
16.50
Traian ROTARIU, Sorin ESANU, Military Technical Academy, Bucharest, Romania
Advances in the area of greener munitions and energetics
19.00
Dinner at the Palace of the National Military Circle – Bucharest, 1 Constantin Mile street, Bucharest 010141

 

               

 
 
3.      Parallel Session of partners
    Cahirman Prof. Titi PARASCHIV
MTA -  L-100 Room
14.30 
Titi PARASCHIV, Dan POSTOLEA, George-Cătălin COSTACHE, Titu Maiorescu University, Bucharest, Romania
The chemical kinetics of redox reactions
14.45
Titi PARASCHIV, Dumitru GRIGORE, Cătălin ŞTEFAN, Titu Maiorescu University, Bucharest, Romania
The mathematical processing of signals
15.00
Dan POSTOLEA, Camelia PETRESCU, Cristian SECOŞAN, Titu Maiorescu University, Bucharest, Romania
Using the elasticity of a function in the social area 
15.15 
Cătălin ŞTEFAN, Adrian-Ion URICHIANU, Ruxandra PARASCHIV, Media One, Bucharest, Romania
EEG Pattern to pick up and transmit commands to devices
15.30 
Dan POSTOLEA, Adrian-Ion URICHIANU, Ruxandra PARASCHIV, Titu Maiorescu University, Bucharest, Romania
Statistical methods for biosignals processing
15.45
Titi PARASCHIV, George-Cătălin COSTACHE, Alexandru CONSTANTIN, Titu Maiorescu University, Bucharest, Romania
Command and remote control of a chemical reactor
16.00
Cofee Break
 
16.15 
Viorica-Ionela TRINCU, Cristian SECOŞAN, Titu Maiorescu University, Bucharest, Romania
Design and analysis of a hybrid wind-photovoltaic system
16.30
Dumitru GRIGORE, Camelia PETRESCU, Titu Maiorescu University, Bucharest, Romania
Multiple correlations between EEG and GSR patterns in the field of remote motion command and control
16.45
Adrian BĂICUŞI, Florentin CHIVULESCU, South Wind, Bucharest, Romania
Human crowd dynamics and economical behavioral shifts
17.00
George-Cătălin COSTACHE, Teodor SARU, Alexandru CONSTANTIN, Siemens Romania, Bucharest
Transmision of commands at distance in integrated technical systems
17.15
Oana-Raluca BĂNĂŢEANU, Teodor SARU, Florentin CHIVULESCU, Titu Maiorescu University, Bucharest, Romania
Systemic substantiation of the decision making process
17.30
Titi PARASCHIV, Dan POSTOLEA, Constantin NEDU, Titu Maiorescu University, Bucharest, Romania
Mathematical model and software used to improve cognitive characteristics
17.45
Viorel Tudor TIGANESCU, George COSTACHE, Traian STAMATE, Ionut TOMITA, Military Technical Academy, Bucharest, Romania
Motion Control with Integrated Drive Monitoring Algorithms and Methods for Endurance Testing Machines

 

 

Lecture program of the GSEBS – Saturday, May 23

 

 

 

4.       Session

Chairman Dr. William G. PROUD, Imperial College London
MTA-Aula Magna

08.30

Kalpani VITHARANA, Imperial College of London, UK
Blast wave transmission through the thorax and the effects on structures within the lung

08.45

Florina BUCUR, Adrian ROTARIU, Eugen TRANA, Liviu MATACHE, Cristian BARBU Military Technical Academy, Bucharest, Romania
Experimental study on blast effects upon small scale structures 

09.00

David SORY, Anabela CEPA-AREIAS, Darryl OVERBY, Sara M RANKIN, William G PROUD, Imperial College of London, UK
Effects of strain rate and load on biological systems for blast injury studies

09.15

Thuy-Tien NGUYEN, Imperial College of London, UK
A shock tube system for studies of blast injuries and blast mitigations

09.30

Marius MOLDOVAN, Military Technical Academy, Bucharest, Romania
Aspects regarding development of a breaching charge
09.45 
Eduardo FERNANDES, University of Coimbra, Portugal 
Assessment of Texture influence in copper flyer acceleration using HI DYNA2D
10.00
Coffee break/Industry showcase
10.15
Iliyan HUTOV, Radi GANEV, Yordan PETKOV, Vasil Levski National Military University, Bulgaria
Simulation of lightweight energy absorbing materials on structures under blast load
10.30

Gigi NICOLAESCU, Military Technical Academy, Bucharest, Romania

Determination of the Johnson-Cook constitutive model parameters for high strain rate deformation
10.40
Marius Valeriu CÎRMACI-MATEI , Laviniu HALLER, Adrian ROTARIU, Eugen TRANA, Cloe VANSIGHEN, Lucian BOGDAN, Military Technical Academy, Bucharest, Romania
Laboratory test procedures for nonlethal small caliber projectiles 
10.50
Andreea VOICU, Mircea TEODORESCU, Traian ROTARIU, Tudor Viorel TIGANESCU, Military Technical Academy, Bucharest, Romania
“Smart” polymeric binders for energetic materials 
11.00-12.00
Poster Session/Industry showcase
12.00
Scientific Committee Meeting
12.15 

Awarding of prises

Closing remarks

 

               

Poster program - GSEBS – Saturday May 23

 

5. Session

Chairman: Assoc. Prof. Traian ROTARIU, MTA

Location: Entrance hall of Aula Magna

Posters should be displayed on Friday, May 22nd, before 12:00.

The poster sessions will take place on Saturday, May 23rd, from 11:00 to12:30 h.

Authors should be present for discussion at the posters.

 

1.        

Gheorghe Bogdan PULPEA, Daniel ANTONIE, Military Technical Academy, Bucharest, Romania
Study of electro-optic surveillance system to development of new obscurant smoke system for military vehicles

2.        

Oana-Elena VLAD, Military Technical Academy, Bucharest, Romania
 20 mm frangible armour piercing projectile

3.        

Ana-Mihaela FLOREA et al., National Research and Development Institute for Chemistry and Petrochemistry ICECHIM, Bucharest, Romania 
 TNT-molecularly imprinted membranes via phase inversion method

4.        

Dan BULIGA, Military Technical Academy, Bucharest, Romania
Numerical simulation of concrete dynamic response using RHT material model

5.        

Sandra LOURENCO, University of Coimbra, Portugal
Analysis of welded aluminum-aluminum, copper-copper and copper-aluminum assemblies using the explosive welding method

6.        

Vlad CUCU, Military Technical Academy, Bucharest, Romania
Cold-formed steel structures – an alternative to the classic steel structures

7.        

Doru GOGA, Bogdan PULPEA, Military Technical Academy, Bucharest, Romania

Green pyrotechnics and their applications

8.        

Bogdan BELEGA, Military Technical Academy, Bucharest, Romania
Bird-strike impact simulation with an aircraft wing using SPH bird model 
9.     

Viorel-Adrian SERBAN, Military Technical Academy, Bucharest, Romania

Liquid and homemade explosives

10.     
Iuliana-Florina CIORTAN, Constantin PUICĂ, Octavian ORBAN, Military Technical Academy, Bucharest, Romania
Underwater explosion mitigation study using explicit dynamics simulation
11.     

Luminita-Cristina ALIL, Luminița-Cristina ALIL, Cristian BARBU, Simona BADEA, Florin ILIE, Military Technical Academy, Bucharest, Romania

Aspects regarding the use of polyethylene fibers for personal armor

12.     
Marius PARVAN, Military Technical Academy, Bucharest, Romania
Initiation of energetic materials by LASER means
13.     

Liviu-Cristian MATACHE , Teodora ZECHERU, Constantin ENACHE,   Adrian ROTARIU,   Traian ROTARIU, Eugen TRANĂ, Scientific Research Center for CBRN Defense and Ecology, Romania

A theoretical method of propellants ballistic parameters calculus
14.     

Simona BADEA, Mihaela MUREȘAN, Eniko VOLCEANOV, Scientific Research Center for CBRN Defense and Ecology, Romania

Utilization of the coal fly ash in multilayer composite structures for explosion mitigation

15.     

Alexandra DAN, Battalion Mountain Hunters „General Leonard Mociulschi” Predeal
The development of the chinese anti-satellite weapon system. Environmental implications at international level

16.     

Claudiu LĂZĂROAIE, Ciprian SĂU, Tudor CHERECHEȘ, Scientific Research Center for CBRN Defense and Ecology, Romania

Collective protection systems: design of the access system

17.     
Liviu MATACHE, Teodora ZECHERU, Simona BADEA, Radu ȘTEFĂNOIU, Scientific Research Center for CBRN Defense and Ecology, Romania

Physical model of ceramic-high entropy alloys-based layered structures for ballistic protection

18.     

Răzvan PETRE, Nicoleta PETREA, Teodora ZECHERU, Gheorghe HUBCA, Ovidiu IORGA,  Celina DAMIAN, Scientific Research Center for CBRN Defense and Ecology, Romania

Polymer composite materials applications for dynamic stress mitigation

19.     

Nicoleta PETREA, Răzvan PETRE, Constantin TOADER, Georgeta MITRU, Vasile ȘOMOGHI , Ștefan NEAȚU, Scientific Research Center for CBRN Defense and Ecology, Romania

A green and very efficient system for decontamination and detoxification of sensitive devices and equipments

20.     

Nicoleta PETREA, Marcel SONU, Răzvan PETRE, Ovidiu IORGA, Mihaela FLOREA, Scientific Research Center for CBRN Defense and Ecology, Romania

Design of an innovative energy biogenerator for military portable devices

21.     

Nicoleta PETREA, Răzvan PETRE, Alexandru BOBEȘ TUREAC, Andrada PRETORIAN, Florentina NEAȚU, Scientific Research Center for CBRN Defense and Ecology, Romania

Polymers from renewable resources with applicability in the production of ballistic protection equipments

22.     

Teodora ZECHERU, Mihail MANOLESCU,  Ciprian SĂU, Scientific Research Center for CBRN Defense and Ecology, Romania

Human body simulants for military and forensic research

23.     

Claudiu LĂZĂROAIE, Doina TOMA, Florentina ALEXE, Gabriel EPURE, Teodora ZECHERU, Scientific Research Center for CBRN Defense and Ecology, Romania

Design of ballistic protection equipment for military feminine staff

24.     

Mahdi ZAIRI, ENSTA Bretagne-Brest, France

Fire tests for aeronautical material

25.     

Gilles TAHAN, ENSTA Bretagne-Brest, France

Design and test of a LASER ignition cell for propellants

26.     

Florian AUDIGIER, ENSTA Bretagne-Brest, France

Sintered materials are perfectly suited for the engineering industry

27.     

Thomas FOUREST, ENSTA Bretagne-Brest, France

Development and validation of a confined Rayleigh–Plesset model for Hydrodynamic Ram event simulations in fuel tanks

28.     

Rodolphe FOUGEYROLLAS, ENSTA Bretagne-Brest, France

New door closing system for armoured vehicles which resists to explosion

29.     

Laviniu HALLER, Marius CÎRMACI-MATEI, Georgian LUPU, Diana NISTORAN Military Technical Academy, Bucharest, Romania

A non lethal configuration of a hand firearm

30.     

Anca ALEXANDRU, Daniel ANTONIE, Military Technical Academy, Bucharest, Romania

Flash bang and tears effect hand grenade

31.     

Madalina MOLDOVEANU, Dumitrita JAR, Military Technical Academy, Bucharest, Romania

Greener stabilizers for NC propellants

32.     

Christophe JACQ, Julien HUEBER, ENSTA Bretagne-Brest, France

Numerical simulations and practical experiments regarding bird strike on airplanes

33.     

Gabriela NITA, Edina RUSEN, Mircea TEODORESCU, Paul STANESCU, Traian ROTARIU, University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania

New types of performance polymers used in ballistic protection