RDX

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RDX

abbreviation for
(Elements & Compounds) Research Department Explosive; another name for cyclonite. See cyclonite
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The samples are cyclotrimethylene trinitramine (RDX), cyclotetramethylenetetranitramine (HMX), and hexanitrohexaazaisowurtzitane (CL-20), with different mass percentages of Al powder.
The plan proposes remedies for the J-1 Range northern plume, which contains RDX (cyclotrimethylene trinitramine) and perchlorate, and the J-1 Range southern plume which contains RDX.
For the study, Michael Strano of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and his colleagues coated their nanotubes with cyclotrimethylene trinitramine.