Accession Number:

AD0649945

Title:

A NON-LINEAR SHOCK WAVE REFLECTION THEORY

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY BALLISTIC RESEARCH LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

30.0

Abstract:

A one-dimensional theory of normal reflection of blast waves from walls is given. The method satisfies the initial and boundary conditions of the problem. It is shown how the entire reflected wave zone, including the reflected shock front and the pressure and impulse on the wall, can be calculated

Subject Categories:

  • Explosions
  • Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE