Accession Number:

ADA025027

Title:

Terrain Effects on Prompt Tactical Nuclear Radiation Environments.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Sep 74-Jul 75,

Corporate Author:

SCIENCE APPLICATIONS INC HUNTSVILLE ALA

Report Date:

1975-07-24

Pagination or Media Count:

106.0

Abstract:

Effects of terrain on prompt dose to personnel are determined from representative tactical nuclear weapons. Terrain features considered include forest cover, topography, and small bodies of water. Calculations with both idealized and real topography were performed for a region in Central Germany. A parameterization of idealized terrain features was derived.

Subject Categories:

  • Radioactivity, Radioactive Wastes and Fission Products

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE