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overpressure

(ō′vĕr-presh″ŭr)
A manual force applied passively to a joint and surrounding soft tissue at the end of the range of motion in order to determine the end feel of the tissues.
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Because a shockwave over atmospheric pressure causes overpressure, it can be lethal to humans and can result in severe disorientation similar to the effects of alcohol intoxication.
Gene expression for structural proteins was measured in mixed cell samples at 24 and 48 hours post overpressure (Fig.
Caption: Figure 1--Lack of proper amount of stemming or incorrect stemming material can dramatically reduce blast efficiency impacting fragmentation, throw, backbreak, ground vibration and air overpressure.
(a) Linearly decaying overpressure time-history with zero rise-time (Figure 3, (8)),
This method of boulder breakage will result in significantly less air overpressure than the surface charge method, with reductions of more than 6 dB possible.
Their pressure drop is usually a factor of the face velocity across them and the overpressure they are protecting against.
[15] performed CFD simulations to analyze the effects of ignition location and vent area fraction on explosion overpressure in chemical process plants.
The research group established a free-space explosion model and extracted the simulation results of the overpressure peak value at the measurement point of the shock waves and then compared the values with those of the commonly used free-space explosion overpressure empirical formula [23, 24]; the results show that the simulation result of the overpressure peak value at the measurement point of the shock waves is consistent with the variation trend of the empirical formula result and is most similar to the calculated result of Henrych's empirical formula [24].
Air overpressure has a different scaled distance than normal ground vibration, where air overpressure scaled distance is:
Its overpressure solutions encompass roots blowers and side channel blowers.
* The higher load bearing capacity of the DSBG improves protection against overpressure and ensures easier handling and operating efficiency.
Welded to the connection piece of the measuring device at one end and to the tube end piece at the other end, the measuring systems are checked for leaks and undergo an overpressure cycle to eliminate tensions in the material.