Accession Number : AD0707084

Title :   PRESSURE EQUILIBRATION AROUND EJECTA IN A NUCLEAR SURFACE BURST.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : APPLIED THEORY INC SANTA MONICA CA

Personal Author(s) : Trulio, John G. ; Glenn, Lewis A.

Report Date : JUN 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 53

Abstract : In order to simulate the equilibration of air blast overpressure around an ascent ejecta fragment in a nuclear surface burst, calculations were made of impulsive viscous flow of a polytropic gas into an L-shaped crack. (Author)

Descriptors :   *NUCLEAR EXPLOSIONS, *PARTICLE TRAJECTORIES, SURFACE BURST, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, VELOCITY, DEBRIS, PRESSURE, AIRBURST, CRACKS.

Subject Categories : Nuclear Weapons

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE