Accession Number:

ADA024906

Title:

Methods of Predicting Blast Loads Inside and Outside Suppressive Structures

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept. no. 5, Jan-Sep 1974

Corporate Author:

SOUTHWEST RESEARCH INST SAN ANTONIO TX

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

28.0

Abstract:

This report presents methods for predicting blast loads, quasi-static pressure rises, and venting times within suppressive structures. In addition, side-on pressures outside these vented structures are estimated. Data are presented in scaled form.

Subject Categories:

  • Structural Engineering and Building Technology
  • Explosions

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE