Accession Number : ADA580764


Title :   Evolution of Occupant Survivability Simulation Framework Using FEM-SPH Coupling


Descriptive Note : Briefing charts


Corporate Author : ESI NORTH AMERICA FARMINGTON HILLS MI


Personal Author(s) : Dooge, D ; Dwarampudi, R ; Schaffner, G ; Miller, A ; Thyagarajan, R


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a580764.pdf


Report Date : 10 Aug 2011


Pagination or Media Count : 25


Abstract : * Approximately 60% of Coalition Deaths in Iraq and 75% of casualties in Afghanistan stem from IEDs * Wish to simulate the blast-event from an IED on an armored vehicle * Need for increased simulation efficiency and accuracy * Aspiration to evaluate commercial off-the-shelf software effectiveness * Perform an end-to-end soldier centric occupant survivability solution * Simulate explosion, with vehicle and occupant response


Descriptors :   *BLAST , ARMORED VEHICLES , COMPUTERIZED SIMULATION , IMPROVISED EXPLOSIVE DEVICES , MANNEQUINS , SURVIVABILITY


Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Explosions


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE