Accession Number:

AD0687349

Title:

EMP THREAT AND COUNTERMEASURES FOR CIVIL DEFENSE SYSTEMS,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

IIT RESEARCH INST CHICAGO ILL

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

49.0

Abstract:

A brief introductory discussion of the nuclear electromagnetic pulse EMP and its effects on electricalelectronic equipment is presented with lists of precautionary measures which may be taken prior to, during, and following a nuclear attack. The primary purpose of these precautions is to minimize the damaging effects of the EMP on population survival and post-attack recovery. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Civil Defense

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE