Accession Number : ADA010828


Title :   Proceedings of Conference on Applications of Chemistry to Nuclear Weapons Effects (2nd). Held on 12-14 September 1972. Abstracts of Papers


Corporate Author : DEFENSE NUCLEAR AGENCY WASHINGTON DC


Personal Author(s) : Blank, Charles A


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a010828.pdf


Report Date : 23 Dec 1974


Pagination or Media Count : 148


Abstract : This document contains unclassified, brief preface, conference agenda and schedule, abstracts, and overall summary addendum of papers submitted and accepted for Hq DNA-sponsored 'Second Conference on Applications of Chemistry to Nuclear Weapons Effects'. Session titles include: Low altitude fireball entrainment and chemistry; Nuclear burst effects from the troposphere to the D- region; Nuclear burst effects in the D- and E-regions; Nuclear bursts effects in the E- and F-regions; Atmospheric dynamics; Properties of the ionosphere; Charged particle reaction rates; Computer code development; Neutral atmospheres including optical emissions; Air emission and quenching rates; Metal oxides energies and reaction rates; Metal releases.


Descriptors :   *ATMOSPHERIC CHEMISTRY , *NUCLEAR FIREBALL , NUCLEAR EXPLOSIONS , IONOSPHERE , IONS , REACTION KINETICS , SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH , STRATOSPHERE , ABSTRACTS , TROPOSPHERE , ATMOSPHERE MODELS , GAS IONIZATION


Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE