Accession Number:

ADA101059

Title:

Automated Calculation of Protection Factors for the Sodium Chloride Respirator Quantitative Fit Test Instrument

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Jan-15 Aug 1980

Corporate Author:

SCHOOL OF AEROSPACE MEDICINE BROOKS AFB TX

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1980-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

148.0

Abstract:

An automated procedure for calculating a respirator protection factor is presented in this report. This procedure not only reduces the sodium chloride leak test data, but also calculates a protection factor using a voltage-to- frequency converter circuit to do time-averaged integration and a least-squares curve fit computer program.

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability
  • Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare
  • Life Support Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE