Accession Number : AD0763490

Title :   Flow Instabilities in Rising Fireballs.

Descriptive Note : Topical rept.,

Corporate Author : MISSION RESEARCH CORP SANTA BARBARA CA

Personal Author(s) : McCartor, G. ; Messier, M. A. ; Longmire, C. L.

Report Date : JUL 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 38

Abstract : An analysis of the linear stability problem for shear flows is presented and applications to fireball rise phenomena are discussed. (Author)

Descriptors :   *FLOW FIELDS, *NUCLEAR EXPLOSIONS, STABILITY, LAMINAR FLOW, KINEMATICS, TURBULENCE, HYDRODYNAMICS, NUMERICAL ANALYSIS.

Subject Categories : Nuclear Weapons

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE