Accession Number:

ADA995310

Title:

OPERATION SANDSTONE. Nuclear Explosions. 1948. Scientific Director's Report of Atomic Weapon Tests. Annex 11, Parts 1, 2, and 3. Thermal Effects and Decontamination Studies

Descriptive Note:

Sandstone rept. no. 32

Corporate Author:

JOINT TASK FORCE SEVEN WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1948-06-30

Pagination or Media Count:

67.0

Abstract:

Selected metallic and non-metallic surfaces were exposed to the effects of an atomic explosion. A report is made of alpha and beta-gamma contamination. Also included are the results of a microscopic and visual examination of the surfaces.

Subject Categories:

  • Radioactivity, Radioactive Wastes and Fission Products

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE