Accession Number:

AD0783577

Title:

Methods and Means of Recording the Effects of Explosions in Rocks,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-06-06

Pagination or Media Count:

228.0

Abstract:

Methods for investigating the effects of explosions in rocks are considered. Criteria in simulating the destructive process are proposed. Methods of forming the explosive pulse, the principles of behavior of rocks near the charge cavity, the propagation of the stress field and the effect of boundary conditions on its nature are presented.

Subject Categories:

  • Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy
  • Explosions

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE