Accession Number : AD0338544
Title : UNDERWATER FREE-FIELD PRESSURE MEASUREMENTS
Corporate Author : NAVY ELECTRONICS LAB SAN DIEGO CA
Personal Author(s) : McMillian, T.
Report Date : JUN 1956
Pagination or Media Count : 46
Abstract : The objectives of this project were to determine the free-field pressures as a function of time, depth, and range at distances greater than 5000 ft from a deep underwater atomic bomb burst and to study the influence of refraction conditions, surface and bottom reflections, etc., on these pressures. (Author)
Descriptors : *UNDERWATER EXPLOSIONS, *NUCLEAR EXPLOSIONS, *PRESSURE, SHOCK WAVES, REFLECTION, OCEAN BOTTOM, SEA TESTING, MEASUREMENT.
Subject Categories : Nuclear Weapons
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE