Accession Number : AD0478994


Title :   REPORT OF MEETING OF ARPA ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON MOBILITY ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH STUDY (2ND) (24-26 FEBRUARY 1964, VICKSBURG, MISSISSIPPI).


Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS


Report Date : Aug 1964


Pagination or Media Count : 206


Abstract : Contents: WES MEGA Studies; WES Trafficability, Terrain Analyzer, and Mobility Studies; Review of Background and History of Project MERS; Review of First Advisory Committee Meeting Recommendations; General Status Report on Project MERS Activities; Marsh Screw Amphibian; Conceptual Approach to the Development of Terrain-Vehicle Relations; Compilation of Existing Trafficability Data; One-Pass Soil Trafficability Study; Mobility in Rice Fields; Environmental Data-Collection Manual; Review of Published Environmental Data of Southeast Asia; Prediction of Terrain Characteristics in Thailand by Airphoto Interpretation; Radar Studies for Detection of Surface and Groundwater; Design and Acquisition of Instruments and Test Vehicles; Classification of Terrain Types of Southeast Asia; State-of-the-Art of Off-Road Vehicle Design; Plans for the Next 12 Months.


Descriptors :   *VEHICLES , TERRAIN , ARMY RESEARCH , ENVIRONMENTS , THAILAND , PHOTOINTERPRETATION , MOBILITY , SOUTHEAST ASIA , AMPHIBIOUS VEHICLES , TEST VEHICLES , STATE OF THE ART , REPORTS


Subject Categories : Soil Mechanics
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics
      Combat Vehicles


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE