Accession Number : AD0761495
Title : Effects of Repetitive Sonic Booms on Glass Breakage.
Descriptive Note : Final rept.,
Corporate Author : WYLE LABS HUNTSVILLE ALA
Personal Author(s) : White,R. W.
Report Date : APR 1972
Pagination or Media Count : 252
Abstract : An experimental program was conducted in which fifty-eight square panes (edge lengths of 3 ft and 4 ft) of single strength window glass were exposed to repetitive sonic boom environments in order to measure response characteristics, dynamic strengths and cumulative damage effects for residential windows continually exposed to sonic booms generated by supersonic aircraft. (Modified author abstract)
Descriptors : (*GLASS, *SONIC BOOM), FATIGUE(MECHANICS), FRACTURE(MECHANICS), COMPUTER PROGRAMS, PRESSURE, SIMULATION
Subject Categories : Ceramics, Refractories and Glass
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE