Accession Number : ADP000459

Title :   Modeling Debris Effects Produced by a High Yield Explosion,

Corporate Author : ILLINOIS INST OF TECH CHICAGO DEPT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s) : Longinow,Anatol ; Waterman,T. E. ; Napadensky,Hyla S.

Report Date : AUG 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 21

Abstract : Among the objectives of the study on which this paper is based were determination of the combustible/noncombustible makeup and the distribution of debris piles that would be produced in an urban area subjected to a nuclear weapon attack. This paper describes the method used in meeting these objectives and illustrates its application by means of an example problem.

Descriptors :   *Explosives, *Safety, *Symposia, *Conferencing(Communications), *Explosion effects, Debris, Models, High rate, Yield, Combustion, Urban areas

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE