Accession Number:

ADA537846

Title:

Design and Analysis of Blast Induced Traumatic Brain Injury Mechanism Using a Surrogate Headform: Instrumentation and Outcomes

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis

Corporate Author:

NEBRASKA UNIV LINCOLN DEPT OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2011-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

105.0

Abstract:

This thesis introduces a research study on blast waves, the development of a realistic surrogate human head and brain, the data acquisition system which include the instruments needed to correctly identify and measure the attenuation of the pressureblast waves in the headbrain and the analysis of the data acquired.

Subject Categories:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Explosions

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE