Accession Number : ADA102512


Title :   WESCOM. A Fortran Code for Evaluation of Nuclear Weapon Effects on Satellite Communications. Volume 2. Code Structure


Descriptive Note : Topical rept. 2 Jan 1980-31 Jan 1981


Corporate Author : GENERAL ELECTRIC CO SANTA BARBARA CA TEMPO


Personal Author(s) : Knapp, Warren S


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a102512.pdf


Report Date : 31 Jan 1981


Pagination or Media Count : 203


Abstract : The WESCOM (Weapon Effects on Satellite COMmunications) code is a computer program for use in evaluating electromagnetic propagation effects resulting from the detonation of nuclear weapons on satellite communication systems. The code is intended as a replacement for the SATL code documented in DNA 2796T, DNA 2796T-1, and DNA 3598T.


Descriptors :   *COMPUTER PROGRAM DOCUMENTATION , *COMPUTERIZED SIMULATION , *NUCLEAR EXPLOSION SIMULATION , *NUCLEAR WEAPONS , *SATELLITE COMMUNICATIONS , *WEAPONS EFFECTS , COMPUTER PROGRAMMING , ELECTROMAGNETIC PULSES , FLOW CHARTING , FORTRAN , INSTRUCTION MANUALS , SPECIFICATIONS , SUBROUTINES , USER NEEDS


Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Electromagnetic Pulses
      Unmanned Spacecraft
      Radio Communications


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE