Accession Number:

ADA019453

Title:

Aerospace Materials Response to Intense Thermal Radiation.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Sep 73-Jun 74,

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE MATERIALS LAB WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

34.0

Abstract:

A survey of methods of testing the response of materials to intense thermal radiation is given. Particular emphasis is given to simulation of the thermal flash from a nuclear weapon with a Quartz Lamp Bank. Results of several tests are shown. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Nuclear Radiation Shielding, Protection and Safety
  • Radioactivity, Radioactive Wastes and Fission Products
  • Nuclear Weapons

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE