CONFLICT

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Defense Threat Reduction Agency
Contract: N/A
Agency Tracking Number: 791
Amount: $50,000.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 1984
Solicitation Year: N/A
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: N/A
Small Business Information
Applied Research Corp
8201 Corporate Dr. Suite 920, Landover, MD, 20785
DUNS: N/A
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 DR. ANDREW S. ENDAL
 (301) 459-8442
Business Contact
Phone: () -
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
APPLIED RESEARCH CORPORATION PROPOSES TO DEVELOP A SOFTWARE SYSTEM FOR ANALYZING THE ATMOSPHERIC EFFECTS OF NUCLEAR CONFLICT SCENARIOS. THE PHASE I EFFORT WILL CONCENTRATE ON THE EFFECTS OF AEROSOLS INJECTED INTO THE ATMOSPHERE BY NUCLEAR DETONATION AND THE ASSOCIATED FIRES. THESE EFFECTS WILL BE EXPLORED, USING A MULTI-COMPONENT SIMULATION CONSISTING OF THE FOLLOWING EXISTING COMPUTER CODES: - A GENERAL CIRCULATION MODEL FOR AEROSOL DISPERSION; - A RADIATIVE TRANSFER CODE; AND - A SURFACE ENERGY BALANCE MODEL FOR CLIMATIC EFFECTS. THE FEEDBACK AMONG THESE COMPONENTS WILL BE EVALUATED TO GUIDE THE DESIGN OF A COUPLED GENERAL MODEL INCORPORATING FEEDBACK EFFECTS.

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