Accession Number : ADA296731

Title :   Catalog of Atmospheric Acoustic Prediction Models.

Corporate Author : RANGE COMMANDERS COUNCIL WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE NM METEOROLOGY GROUP

PDF Url : ADA296731

Report Date : JUN 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 52

Abstract : This document contains, in its early chapters, some background information on acoustic propagation effects, explosion characteristics, and atmospheric effects of explosions as well as a brief explanation of sonic booms and their effects. In the latter chapters, summaries and descriptions of a number of models currently in use at various member ranges have been provided. (AN)

Descriptors :   *ACOUSTIC WAVES, *EXPLOSIONS, *ACOUSTIC VELOCITY, *SOUND PRESSURE, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE, AIRBURST, OVERPRESSURE, BOUNDARY LAYER, EXPLOSION EFFECTS, MATHEMATICAL PREDICTION, SOUND TRANSMISSION, WIND DIRECTION, BLAST, TNT, ATMOSPHERIC ATTENUATION, ATMOSPHERIC REFRACTION, TRANSMISSION LOSS, HIGH EXPLOSIVES, ACOUSTIC IMPEDANCE, WAVE EQUATIONS, SONIC BOOM.

Subject Categories : Explosions
      Acoustics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE