Accession Number : AD0696397

Title :   REVIEW OF THE PROPERTIES OF SNOW AND ICE,

Corporate Author : MINNESOTA UNIV MINNEAPOLIS ENGINEERING EXPERIMENT STATION

Personal Author(s) : Mantis,Homer T.

Report Date : JUL 1951

Pagination or Media Count : 163

Abstract : The purpose of this review of the properties of snow and ice is to provide the necessary background for the organization of a research program and to summarize the information on these properties for the use of workers in the field of snow and ice research. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SNOW, *REVIEWS), (*ICE, *REVIEWS), MECHANICAL PROPERTIES, ELECTRICAL PROPERTIES, CRYSTAL STRUCTURE, POROSITY, THERMAL PROPERTIES, LOADS(FORCES), VISCOSITY, OPTICAL PROPERTIES, COOLING, PHASE STUDIES, LIGHT TRANSMISSION, SOLAR RADIATION, HEAT TRANSFER, SUPERCOOLING

Subject Categories : Snow, Ice and Permafrost

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE