Sound Pulse Approximations to Blast Loading (With Comments on Transient Drag)
1955 Aug 03
Originating Research Org.:
Sandia National Lab. (SNL-NM), Albuquerque, NM (United States)
OpenNet Entry Date:
1999 Sep 28
The equations of sound-pulse theory are used to calculate the overpressure pulses on the fronts of targets with the major assumptions of (1) a plane, ideal, shock wave, (2) diffracted waves from only nearest edges, and (3) no signal from rear of target.