Accession Number : AD0822221

Title :   FRACTION CASUALTIES IN AN AREA TARGET.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL ORDNANCE LAB WHITE OAK MD

Personal Author(s) : Kasper, Marvin

Report Date : 16 AUG 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 25

Abstract : A study has been conducted to determine the fraction casualties caused by firing rounds at different aim points in an area target. This report describes a mathematical model and computer program that can be used to determine the fraction casualties. This model is general and can be used in many different tactical situations and environments with suitable modification of the inputs. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*CASUALTIES, MATHEMATICAL PREDICTION), TACTICAL WARFARE, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, SURFACE TARGETS, KILL PROBABILITIES, AREA COVERAGE, IMPACT PREDICTION, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, COMPUTER PROGRAMS.

Subject Categories : Weapons Effects(biological)

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE