Accession Number:

AD0274039

Title:

PROCEEDINGS OF THE FOURTH SHOCK TUBE SYMPOSIUM 18-20 APRIL 1961

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY BALLISTIC RESEARCH LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1962-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

393.0

Abstract:

NOL model nuclear airblast simulator The soil filled shock tube A shock tube modified to produce sharp-rising overpressures of 400 milliseconds duration A high explosive operated shock tube with facilities for testing structures Volume detonation in shock tubes High pressure loading device for evaluating blast closure performance Techniques for producing long- duration loads in the NCEL blast simulator Arc heating technique for shock tube driver Pressure and heat-transfer instrumentation used in the NOL hypersonic shock tunnels Measurements in the hypersonic shock tunnel at I. S. L. Shock wave decay in tunnels Republic 24-in hypervelocity wind tunnel

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE