Accession Number : ADA138290

Title :   Refraction Due to Shock Waves.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : MISSION RESEARCH CORP SANTA BARBARA CA

Personal Author(s) : Barrett,T J ; Christian,R H

PDF Url : ADA138290

Report Date : 01 Mar 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 68

Abstract : A simple procedure for estimating the refractive error produced by the density profile behind a nuclear blast wave is developed for use in radar system analysis codes such as ROSCOE/NORSE.

Descriptors :   *Nuclear explosions, *Refraction, *Shock waves, *Blast waves, Radar, Systems analysis, Electromagnetic wave propagation, Refractive index, Density, Errors, Estimates, Hydrodynamic codes, Subroutines, Computer programs

Subject Categories : Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment
      Radiofrequency Wave Propagation

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE