Accession Number:

AD0781176

Title:

Instrumented Thermal Mannikin

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

ACUREX CORP/AEROTHERM MOUNTAIN VIEW CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

56.0

Abstract:

This report covers the development, fabrication and testing of an advanced instrumented mannikin system consisting of the following elements a rugged mannikin system consisting of the following elements a rugged mannikin shell, an inexpensive sensor, a compact data acquisition system, a versatile mannikin support system, and an accurate and easily used computer code for assessment of burn damage. This system provides accurate time- temperature histories converted to sensor surface heat flux predictions required to compute human skin burn assessments.

Subject Categories:

  • Biomedical Instrumentation and Bioengineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE