Accession Number:

AD0759743

Title:

NMCSSC Simulation for the Assessment of Tactical Nuclear Weapons (SATAN II). System Description.

Descriptive Note:

Computer system manual,

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL MILITARY COMMAND SYSTEM SUPPORT CENTER WASHINGTON D C

Report Date:

1973-01-05

Pagination or Media Count:

342.0

Abstract:

The SATAN 2 System Description SDM provides a description of the SATAN 2 Model and its operations. SATAN 2 is a model for the two-sided, open play of tactical nuclear weapons exchanges on simulated battlefields. When provided by the user with description of the engaging forces, rates of target acquisition, and a nuclear weapons employment doctrine, the SATAN 2 computer programs will automatically establish the battle area, deploy the forces, determine necessary reaction for actions taken, acquire targets, allocate nuclear weapons to fire on those targets, assess the effects of those fires, move the forward edge of battle area FEBA, and automatically interface with A LAS A Tactical, Logistical, and Air Simulation. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Operations Research
  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Nuclear Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE