Accession Number : AD0615173

Title :   INTENSE EXPLOSIONS AT THE AIR-WATER INTERFACE. I. THEORETICAL APPROACH,

Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA UNIV BERKELEY INST OF ENGINEERING RESEARCH

Personal Author(s) : Collins,Richard ; Holt,Maurice

Report Date : OCT 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 33

Abstract : The problem of a point explosion detonated at the interface between two different media, for example, at the ocean surface, is formulated. It is proposed to solve the problem by considering a linear perturbation of the similarity solutions developed for a point explosion in the spherically symmetric case. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*EXPLOSIONS, SURFACE PROPERTIES), WATER, AIR, THEORY, PERTURBATION THEORY, SHOCK WAVES, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS, PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, ITERATIONS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE