Accession Number:

ADA071507

Title:

Nuclear Weapon Effects Calculations in the TACWAR Code

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 20 Mar-20 Sep 1978

Corporate Author:

SYSTEMS SCIENCE AND SOFTWARE INC FALLS CHURCH VA WASHINGTON RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-10-20

Pagination or Media Count:

131.0

Abstract:

The study reviewed the accuracy of nuclear weapon effects data and algorithms used by the IDA TACWAR theater warfare simulation computer model to make damage evaluations. The report describes areas where improvements in specifying the nuclear explosion-generated effects--nuclear radiation, thermal radiation, and air blast--could be made.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE