Accession Number : AD0771007

Title :   A Simple Method for Generating a Path for a Moving Target.

Descriptive Note : Memorandum rept.,

Corporate Author : BALLISTIC RESEARCH LABS ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s) : Shear,Ralph E.

Report Date : NOV 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 20

Abstract : A simple method for the computation of paths for moving targets is presented. Such computed paths may be useful in studying the effects of changes in velocity and direction upon the probability of hit or kill and in the analysis of lead computing sights. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Kill probabilities, *Moving targets, Stochastic processes, Computations, Mathematical models, Equations of motion

Subject Categories : Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE