Blast and Impact Dynamics

Department of Civil & Structural Engineering

Electromagnetic Interference in Measurements of Radial Stress During Split Hopkinson Pressure Bar Experiments

Publication details

Year: 
2017
Publication type: 
Journal article
Awarded by: 
Journal / conference name: 
Experimental Mechanics
Awarded date: 
Issue: 
1
ISSN: 
0014-4851

Research project(s)

Strain-rate effects in quartz sand

Sand
Soil-filled wire and geotextile gabions are commonly used to construct perimeter walls and other defensive infrastructure in military bases. They serve to protect personnel and key assets from the effects of blast and fragmentation. The attenuating properties of soil make it a highly effective defence against such threats, and as...