Accession Number : ADA185149

Title :   Technical Papers Presented at the Defense Nuclear Agency Global Effects Review. Held at Moffett Field, California on 25-27 February 1986. Volume 1.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept. 25 Feb-12 May 86.

Corporate Author : DOD NUCLEAR INFORMATION AND ANALYSIS CENTER SANTA BARBARA CA

PDF Url : ADA185149

Report Date : 15 May 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 270

Abstract : Contents: Urban Area Analysis and Smoke Production; A Critical Examination of Methods of Estimating the Spatial Distribution and Magnitudes of Urban Fuel Loadings; Estimates of Total Combustible Material in NATO and Warsaw Pact Countries; Smoke Emission and Properties; Source Term Research Program at Sandia National Laboratories; Measurements of the Radiative Properties of Smoke Emissions from Vegetative Fuels: Relationship of this Data to Desired Information on the Properties of Urban Smoke Emissions; Wildland Fires and Nuclear Winters: Selected Reconstructions of Historic Large Fires; Progress in Developing the Smoke source Term for Nuclear Winter Studies: Major Uncertainties; Supermicron Wind Suspended Particles and Firestorm Plume Coagulation; High Reliability Fire-Start Mechanism; Collision Formation Kinetics and Optical Properties of Submicrometer, Post detonation Aerosols; Radiative Properties of Dust for Input to Dust Source Terms for Models of the Global Effects of a Nuclear Exchange; Micro-Analytical Techniques for Characterizing the Optical Properties of Soil Aerosols; Overview of DNA's Nuclear dust Re-Analysis Program.

Descriptors :   *NUCLEAR WARFARE, *NUCLEAR EXPLOSION DAMAGE, *FIRES, SMOKE, SOLAR RADIATION, RADIATION ATTENUATION, CLIMATE, WEATHER FORECASTING, DUST

Subject Categories : Nuclear Warfare
      Nuclear Weapons
      Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE