Accession Number : AD0495990

Title :   Investigation of Construction and Maintenance of Airdromes on Ice. Fiscal Year 1950. Report of Investigations. Appendix A. Translations.

Corporate Author : ARCTIC CONSTRUCTION AND FROST EFFECTS LAB BOSTON MA

Report Date : JUN 1950

Pagination or Media Count : 181

Abstract : Contents: The Problem of Calculating the Load Carrying Capacity of the Ice Cover; Contribution to the Problem of Deformation of the Floating Ice Layer; The Calculation of the Load Carrying Capacity of Ice Crossings Based on the Theory of Central Bending of an Elastic Plate on an Elastic Foundation; Methods of Calculating the Load Carrying Capacity of Ice Crossings; The Problem of the Value of Temporary Resistance of Thawing Spring Ice to Bending; The Theoretical and Experimental Basis for the Tables of Load Carrying Capacity of the Ice Cover.

Descriptors :   (*LANDING FIELDS, ICE), (*ICE, TRAFFICABILITY), PHYSICAL PROPERTIES, SNOW, THICKNESS, MILITARY OPERATIONS, SURFACE PROPERTIES, MECHANICAL PROPERTIES, DEFORMATION, ELASTIC PROPERTIES, THEORY, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS, LOADS(FORCES), SAFETY, CRACKS, STRESSES, LOAD DISTRIBUTION, TEMPERATURE, NUMERICAL ANALYSIS, MELTING, FLOATING BODIES, BIBLIOGRAPHIES, SYMPOSIA, USSR.

Subject Categories : Terminal Flight Facilities
      Snow, Ice and Permafrost

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE