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Shock and Vibration
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 789202, 11 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/789202
Research Article

Experimental and Numerical Investigation of the Ground Shock Coupling Factor for Near-Surface Detonations

1U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center, Impact and Explosion Effects Branch, Geotechnical and Structures Laboratory, 3909 Halls Ferry Road, Vicksburg, MS 39180-6199, USA
2Louisiana State University, 3418H Patrick F. Taylor Hall, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA

Received 29 January 2013; Accepted 6 February 2014; Published 26 March 2014

Academic Editor: Vadim V. Silberschmidt

Copyright © 2014 Timothy W. Shelton et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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