Document Details


Title:
NUCLEAR RADIATION SHIELDING PROVIDED BY BURIED SHELTERS
Author(s):
Document Location:
Location - NNSA/NSO Nuclear Testing Archive Address - P.O. Box 98521 City - Las Vegas State - NV Zip - 89193-8521 Phone - (702)794-5106 Fax - (702)862-4240 Email - CIC@NV.DOE.GOV
Document Type:
REPORT
Publication Date:
1959 Oct 27
Declassification Status:
Unknown
Document Pages:
0070
Accession Number:
NV0003900
Document Number(s):
NCELTR025
Originating Research Org.:
UNITED STATES NAVY - DEPARTMENT OF
OpenNet Entry Date:
1994 Aug 26
Description/Abstract:
THIS REPORT PRESENTS METHODS OF CALCULATING THE ATTENUATION OF INITIAL GAMMA, INITIAL NEUTRON, AND RESIDUAL GAMMA RADIATION INCIDENT UPON BURIED SHELTERS FROM FISSION - TYPE WEAPONS. THREE TYPES OF SHELTER CONFIGURATIONS HAVE BEEN INVESTIGATED.


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