Accession Number : AD0683191

Title :   DETERMINATION OF THE PARAMETERS OF A COMPRESSION WAVE IN ROCKY GROUND,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Kristoforov,B. D. ; Romashov,A. N.

Report Date : 10 SEP 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : The authors determined the parameters of a compression wave produced by an underground explosion by measuring the time dependence of the pressure in vertical bore holes filled with water. The measurements were made with tourmaline pickups and the signals recorded. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*UNDERGROUND EXPLOSIONS, SHOCK WAVES), (*SHOCK WAVES, MEASUREMENT), STRESSES, PRESSURE, VIBRATION, WATER, TENSILE PROPERTIES, DRILLING, DEFORMATION, EQUATIONS, USSR

Subject Categories : Seismology
      Explosions

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE