Accession Number:

AD0802519

Title:

ANNUAL PROGRESS REPORT CIVIL DEFENSE RESEARCH PROJECT MARCH 1965-MARCH 1966

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

OAK RIDGE NATIONAL LAB TN

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

193.0

Abstract:

Eight topics are described in this report and its classified supplement. These subject categories, in order of their appearance in the progress report, are an investigation of post-attack food production a study of the special problems of ventilation using warm humid air the possible effectiveness of biological agents against a sheltered population the social and psychological constraints on expanded civil defense programs the interaction of blast waves with tunnels and entranceways the effects of mass fires on blast shelters the feasibility of advanced protective systems with dual use in crowded urban areas, with a special emphasis on economic factors and the comparative effectiveness of active and passive defense and the status of active defense system design.

Subject Categories:

  • Civil Defense

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE