Accession Number:

ADA025502

Title:

Estimates of Blowdown of Quasi-Static Pressures in Vented Chambers

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept. no. 2, Jan-Mar 1975

Corporate Author:

SOUTHWEST RESEARCH INST SAN ANTONIO TX

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

This report presents recent analyses, and fits of experimental data to scaled parameters, for blowdown pressures in vented chambers. Theoretical predictions are made for time histories of blowdown pressures, and a scaling law is presented. Limited comparisons are made with experiment.

Subject Categories:

  • Structural Engineering and Building Technology
  • Armor

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE