Accession Number:

AD0698121

Title:

LONG RANGE PROPAGATION OF SPHERICAL SHOCKWAVES FROM EXPLOSIONS IN AIR

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL ORDNANCE LAB WHITE OAK MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-07-22

Pagination or Media Count:

23.0

Abstract:

Hydrocode calculations for spherical shock propagation using the artificial-viscosity method are carried out to 0.2 psi overpressure for a nuclear explosion and for a TNT explosion. An ideal-gas integration from the literature is used to extend the results to .00016 psi.

Subject Categories:

  • Explosions
  • Radiofrequency Wave Propagation

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE