Accession Number : ADB031197

Title :   Dust Trial Phase of Inventory Smoke Munition Test (Phase IIa).

Descriptive Note : Final rept. for period ending Nov 77.

Corporate Author : ARMY DUGWAY PROVING GROUND UT

Report Date : MAY 1978

Pagination or Media Count : 297

Abstract : Six dust trials were performed to examine the feasibility of quantifying attenuation characteristics of dust. Physical and optical parameters (e.g., particle size distribution, transmittance, cloud luminance and extinction coefficient) utilizing recently developed Dugway Proving Ground methodologies. (Author)

Descriptors :   *DUST, *SMOKE MUNITIONS, PARTICLE SIZE, LUMINANCE, EXTINCTION, COEFFICIENTS, AEROSOLS, CLOUDS, GEOMETRY, LIGHT TRANSMISSION, OBSCURATION, OPTICS, PARAMETERS, SOILS, METEOROLOGY, SAMPLING, INSTRUMENTATION.

Subject Categories : Pyrotechnics
      Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE