Accession Number:

AD0711886

Title:

AN APPLICATION OF FLETCHER-POWELL OPTIMIZATION TECHNIQUE TO BLAST THEORY,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

BALLISTIC RESEARCH LABS ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1970-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

13.0

Abstract:

The Fletcher-Powell optimization procedure is used to obtain a constrained least-squares approximation to discrete pressure-time data. The data were obtained from a finite difference analog of the non-steady flow equations describing axisymmetric flow impinging upon a rigid wall. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Explosions

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE