Accession Number : ADA019453
Title : Aerospace Materials Response to Intense Thermal Radiation.
Descriptive Note : Final rept. Sep 73-Jun 74,
Corporate Author : AIR FORCE MATERIALS LAB WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO
Personal Author(s) : Vondersaar,F. J.
Report Date : SEP 1975
Pagination or Media Count : 34
Abstract : A survey of methods of testing the response of materials to intense thermal radiation is given. Particular emphasis is given to simulation of the thermal flash from a nuclear weapon with a Quartz Lamp Bank. Results of several tests are shown. (Author)
Descriptors : *Thermal radiation, *Radiation hardening, *Radiation effects, Response, Coatings, Aerospace systems, Materials, Nuclear flash, Nuclear explosion simulation, Weapons effects, Nuclear weapons
Subject Categories : Nuclear Radiation Shield, Protection & Safety
Radioactiv, Radioactive Wastes & Fission Prod
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE