Accession Number : AD0722777

Title :   Exact Expressions for Curved Characteristics Behind Strong Blast Waves.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : LEHIGH UNIV BETHLEHEM PA CENTER FOR THE APPLICATION OF MATHEMATICS

Personal Author(s) : Laporte,O. ; Chang,T. S.

Report Date : JAN 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 26

Abstract : Exact solutions, expressed in closed forms in terms of elementary functions, are presented for the three sets of curved characteristics behind a self-similar, strong blast wave. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*GAS FLOW, SHOCK WAVES), (*SHOCK WAVES, WAVE FUNCTIONS), DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, NUMERICAL INTEGRATION, NUMERICAL ANALYSIS, CURVE FITTING

Subject Categories : Armor
      Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE