Accession Number : AD0721829

Title :   Principles of Biodynamics Applicable to Manned Aerospace Flight Prolonged Linear and Radial Acceleration with an Annotated Bibliography.

Descriptive Note : Agardograph rept.,

Corporate Author : ADVISORY GROUP FOR AEROSPACE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT PARIS (FRANCE)

Personal Author(s) : Gell,Charles F. ; Jones,Walton L.

Report Date : MAR 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 202

Abstract : ;Contents: Acceleration terminology, table of comparative equivalents; An introduction to the physics and physiology of acceleration; The dynamics of rotation applied to centrifuges; A summary of human tolerance to prolonged acceleration; Descriptive catalog of aerospace medical biodynamics facilities in the United States and Canada; Biodynamics facilities in NATO European countries; Biodynamics bibliography (1966-1969).

Descriptors :   (*SPACE FLIGHT, *STRESS(PHYSIOLOGY)), (*ACCELERATION TOLERANCE, DYNAMICS), ACCELERATION, PHYSIOLOGY, PHYSICS, ROTATION, SPINNING(MOTION), BIBLIOGRAPHIES, AEROSPACE MEDICINE

Subject Categories : Stress Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE