Accession Number : AD0711859

Title :   THE INFLUENCE OF THE RADIATION FACTOR ON THE GROWING AND SHRINKING OF GLACIERS (Die Bedeutung des Strahlungsfaktors fuer den Gletsherhaushalt),

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MISS

Personal Author(s) : Sauberer,F. ; Dirmhirn,I.

Report Date : 1951

Pagination or Media Count : 25

Abstract : Contents: The different factors governing the radiation processes to which alpine glaciers are exposed; Incoming radiation; Outgoing radiation; The daily radiation balance; The effect of the variations of the radiation factors.

Descriptors :   (*GLACIERS, MELTING), SOLAR RADIATION, ABLATION, CLOUD COVER, ATMOSPHERIC PRECIPITATION, ALBEDO, TABLES(DATA), AUSTRIA

Subject Categories : Snow, Ice and Permafrost

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE