Accession Number : ADA995311

Title :   OPERATION SANDSTONE. Nuclear Explosions. 1948. Scientific Director's Report of Atomic Weapon Tests. Annex 2, Part 2, Volume 2. OPERATION SANDSTONE Measurements by NRL.

Descriptive Note : Sandstone rept. no. 12. Sep 47-Sep 48.

Corporate Author : NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON DC

Report Date : SEP 1948

Pagination or Media Count : 529

Abstract : The Naval Research Laboratory undertook the performance of certain experiments as part of the 1948 atomic weapon tests, on different islands of Eniwetok Atoll, were involved. This volume (Volume 2) is a presentation of the overall electronics problem, a discussion of the general design and construction of the electronic components, a detailed description and functional analysis of the operational and test electronic components, and a description of the overall test installations at each site with a description of the test methods and procedures were followed.

Descriptors :   ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT, ELECTRONICS, ENEWETOK ATOLL, FUNCTIONAL ANALYSIS, ISLANDS, MEASUREMENT, NAVAL RESEARCH LABORATORIES, NUCLEAR EXPLOSIONS, TEST EQUIPMENT, TEST FACILITIES, TEST METHODS

Subject Categories : Nuclear Instrumentation

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE