Peak Dynamic Pressure

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The peak dynamic pressure during blast loading of a structure is a function of the pressure over time, as opposed to quasi-static blast loading at a given moment of time. This is part of the Rankine-Hugoniot equations.

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  • "Formulae for Ammunition Management." International Ammunition Technical Guideline. 1st ed. New York: UN, 2013. 2-3.UN SaferGuard. United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA), 20 May 2013. Web. 12 June 2015. <http://www.un.org/disarmament/convarms/Ammunition>.