Accession Number:

ADA222289

Title:

The VELA Program. A Twenty-Five Year Review of Basic Research

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

DEFENSE ADVANCED RESEARCH PROJECTS AGENCY ARLINGTON VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1985-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

985.0

Abstract:

Partial Contents A Review of Test Ban Research Underground Nuclear Weapons Testing and Seismology - A Cooperative Effort Forensic Seismology Technical Issues Related to Nuclear Test Ban Treaties VELA Overview The Early Years of the Seismic Research Program ExplosionEarthquake Source Theory Linear Elastic Waveform Modeling in the Inelastic Region of Underground Nuclear Explosions Seismic Wave Propagation Effects Development of Theory and Numerical Modeling In-Situ Paths Strain and Stress Bounds with Application to Desert Alluvium Seismic Scattering and Lithospheric Heterogeneity Body Wave Propagation in three-Dimensional Source and Receiver Structure Instrumentation and Signal Analysis Regional Seismic Array Program and High Frequency Instrumentation Signal Analysis Explosion Seismology Earthquake or Explosion Where are We Now Teleseismic Methods Regional Methods and Tools for Seismic Data Analysis and Management for Research and International Data Exchange.

Subject Categories:

  • Nuclear Warfare
  • Seismic Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE