Accession Number : AD0775631

Title :   The Interaction and Damage Effectiveness of Two Expanding Non-Spherical Explosion Bubbles.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL ORDNANCE LAB WHITE OAK MD

Personal Author(s) : Leamon,Richard G. ; Snay,Hans G.

Report Date : 11 JAN 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 40

Abstract : The phenomena associated with the expansion of two bubbles resulting from the simultaneous underwater detonation of two equal charges are studied. Potential flow and incompressible medium are assumed for the calculation of the behavior and shape of the interacting bubbles. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   *Underwater explosions, *Explosion bubbles, Explosion effects, Hydrodynamics, Hydrostatic pressure, Numerical analysis, Finite difference theory

Subject Categories : Explosions

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE