Accession Number : AD0264548

Title :   A REVIEW OF THE PRESSURE BAR TECHNIQUE FOR MEASURING TRANSIENT PRESSURES

Corporate Author : AEROSPACE CORP EL SEGUNDO CALIF

Personal Author(s) : JONES,IEUAN R.

Report Date : 30 JUN 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : The theoretical and experimental aspects of the pressure bar technique for measuring transient pressures are reviewed and a detailed analysis of the composite piezoelectric pressure bar is presented. Various calibration techniques are discussed. A composite piezoelectric pressure bar which was used in studies of sh ck wave propagation is described. (Author)

Descriptors :   *PIEZOELECTRIC GAGES, *PRESSURE, CALIBRATION, MEASUREMENT, PRESSURE GAGES, PROPAGATION, SHOCK WAVES, TRANSIENTS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE