Accession Number : AD0848591

Title :   Prairie Flat Air Blast Calculations.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept. Apr-Dec 68,

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE WEAPONS LAB KIRTLAND AFB NM

Personal Author(s) : Needham, Charles E.

Report Date : FEB 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 87

Abstract : The phenomenology of the detonation of a 500-ton sphere of TNT tangent to and above the surface of the ground was calculated theoretically. (Author)

Descriptors :   *NUCLEAR EXPLOSIONS, AIRBURST, DETONATION WAVES, TNT, BLAST, SHOCK WAVES, PRESSURE, REACTION KINETICS, STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, SIMULATION.

Subject Categories : Nuclear Weapons

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE