Accession Number : AD0449434

Title :   HEAT EXCHANGE AT THE GROUND SURFACE. PART II. PHYSICAL SCIENCE SECT A. GEOPHYSICS,

Corporate Author : COLD REGIONS RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING LAB HANOVER NH

Personal Author(s) : Scott, R. F. ; Sanger, F. J.

Report Date : JUL 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : This monograph summarizes current knowledge about the heat exchange at the ground surface from an engineering viewpoint, aiming at the solution of the problem of predicting the ground penetration of the freezing point isotherm from weather, soil and surface conditions. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PERMAFROST, CONSTRUCTION), (*HEAT TRANSFER, GEOLOGY), SOILS, INSTRUMENTATION, WIND, THERMAL RADIATION, SURFACE TEMPERATURE, ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE, SOLAR RADIATION, THERMAL CONDUCTIVITY, RADIOMETERS, CLOUD COVER, POLAR REGIONS, ARCTIC REGIONS, SOIL MECHANICS, FREEZING, ALBEDO, MICROMETEOROLOGY, METEOROLOGICAL PHENOMENA.

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE