Accession Number : AD0735656
Title : Project Pre-Gondola I: Cloud Development Studies.
Descriptive Note : Final rept.,
Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA UNIV LIVERMORE RADIATION LAB
Personal Author(s) : Day, Walter C. ; Rohrer, Robert F.
Report Date : JUL 1967
Pagination or Media Count : 73
Abstract : The clouds resulting from four 20-ton nitromethane cratering explosions in a wet clay shale medium were studied by photographic analysis and lidar (laser-radar) tracking. A technique for detecting tracers in future events in the same medium was investigated. (Author)
Descriptors : *CLOUDS, *OPTICAL SCANNING, *NUCLEAR EXPLOSIONS, *CRATERING, SIMULATION, EXPLOSION EFFECTS, OPTICAL RADAR, CLOUD COVER, PHOTOGRAPHIC PROCESSING, DRIFT, OPTICAL TRACKING, TRACER STUDIES.
Subject Categories : Explosions
Optical Detection and Detectors
Nuclear Explosions and Devices(non-military)
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE