Accession Number : AD0779652

Title :   On the Mechanism for Formation and on the Similarity of Visible Craters during Explosions for Ejection in Soils,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Romashov,A. N. ; Simonov,N. N.

Report Date : 15 APR 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 23

Abstract : The work examines basically the results of the laboratory research on the shape and size of the intermediate crater which is observed during explosions in a plastic medium of the plasticene type.

Descriptors :   *Underground explosions, *Cratering, Ejecta, Sand, Soil mechanics, Cavities, Translations, USSR

Subject Categories : Explosions

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE