Accession Number:

ADA045868

Title:

Expected Distance to First Encounter of a Mine in a Minefield.

Descriptive Note:

Technical paper,

Corporate Author:

ARMY COMBINED ARMS COMBAT DEVELOPMENTS ACTIVITY FORT LEAVENWORTH KANS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1977-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

This paper applies the theory of order statistics to determine the expected distance to first encounter of a mine in a minefield. The minefield is assumed rectangular in shape with a uniform distribution of mines. The path swept in the minefield is straight. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability
  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE