Accession Number : AD0439251


Title :   SHELTER OCCUPANCY STUDIES AT THE UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA, 1962-1963


Descriptive Note : Final rept.


Corporate Author : GEORGIA UNIV ATHENS PSYCHOLOGICAL LABS


Personal Author(s) : Hammes, John A ; Osborne, R T


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/439251.pdf


Report Date : 31 Dec 1963


Pagination or Media Count : 172


Abstract : A detailed report is presented of a series of tests on the habitability of fallout shelters as presently stocked in accordance with the National Shelter Program. These studies surpassed in austerity all previous shelter research using civilians. Men, women, and children, age 7-70 years, participated in two-week confinement tests.


Descriptors :   *FALLOUT SHELTERS , *HABITABILITY , MATHEMATICAL MODELS , TEMPERATURE , CIVIL DEFENSE , TEST METHODS , INSTRUMENTATION , BEHAVIOR , SURVIVAL(PERSONNEL) , EXCRETION , CONTROLLED ATMOSPHERES , FOOD , NUTRITION , HUMIDITY , FALLOUT , WATER SUPPLIES , ADJUSTMENT(PSYCHOLOGY) , BLOOD ANALYSIS


Subject Categories : Civil Defense


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE