Accession Number:

ADA025503

Title:

Estimating External Blast Loads from Suppressive Structures

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept. no. 3, Sep 1974-Jul 1975

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 describes methods for predicting blast overpressure outside suppressive structures. Prediction curves are in scaled form. Data are compred to free-field data for large high-explosive detonations on the ground.

Subject Categories:

  • Structural Engineering and Building Technology
  • Explosions

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE