Accession Number : ADA051583


Title :   Analysis and Evaluation of Suppressive Shields


Descriptive Note : Report no. 10 (Final), Jun 1976-Jun 1977,


Corporate Author : SOUTHWEST RESEARCH INST SAN ANTONIO TX


Personal Author(s) : Cox, P. A. ; Westine, P. S. ; Kulesz, J. J. ; Esparza, E. D.


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/get-tr-doc/pdf?AD=ADA051583


Report Date : JUN 1977


Pagination or Media Count : 95


Abstract : This report documents work performed for the Edgewood Arsenal Suppressive Structures program. Included were the development of approximate energy solutions for the response of structures to blast loading, the analysis of strain data from the Category I 1/4-scale model tests, and calculations of pressure-time histories for the burning of M10 propellants in the Category V shield.


Descriptors :   *EXPLOSION EFFECTS , *STRUCTURAL RESPONSE , *SHIELDING , *SUPPRESSION , MATHEMATICAL MODELS , BEAMS(STRUCTURAL) , DEFORMATION , EXPLOSIONS , EXPLOSIVES , STRAIN RATE , PROPELLANTS , PRESSURE , BLAST LOADS , BURNING RATE , STRUCTURAL COMPONENTS.


Subject Categories : AMMUNITION AND EXPLOSIVES
      EXPLOSIONS


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE