By Naminosuke Kubota. This third edition of the classic on the thermochemical aspects of the combustion of propellants and explosives is completely revised and updated and now includes a section on green propellants and offers an up-to-date view of the thermochemical aspects of combustion and corresponding applications. This publication introduces pyrodynamics, describing fundamental aspects of the combustion of energetic materials, while highlighting applications of energetic materials, such as propellants, explosives and pyrolants, with a focus on the phenomena occurring in rocket motors. Hardcover, 260pp., 2015. ISBN: 9783527331789.