Accession Number:

AD0488532

Title:

CONTROL OF THE CHEMICAL CONSTITUENTS OF THE SUBMARINE ATMOSPHERE

Descriptive Note:

Interim rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL SUBMARINE MEDICAL CENTER GROTON CT

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1965-06-03

Pagination or Media Count:

48.0

Abstract:

The Author presents a summary of the current principles and methods used to monitor and control the chemical constituents of nuclear submarine atmospheres. The paper includes discussion of applicable gas laws, units of measure, oxygen supply, CO2 removal, removal of gaseous and particulate contaminants. The principles of operation of the atmosphere analyzer, portable gas analyzers, COH2 burner, electrostatic precipitator, and carbon filtration are discussed. This classified monograph is of interest to all concered with closed space atmospheric control, and of especial interest to the submariner.

Subject Categories:

  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Submarine Engineering
  • Life Support Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE