Accession Number : AD0711900
Title : PROCEEDINGS OF THE SIPRE SNOW COMPACTION CONFERENCE (2nd) HELD AT ST. PAUL, MINNESOTA, ON 24-25 MAY 1951.
Corporate Author : SNOW ICE AND PERMAFROST RESEARCH ESTABLISHMENT WILMETTE ILL
Report Date : JUN 1951
Pagination or Media Count : 50
Abstract : Contents: DED Kapuskasing snow compaction trials, 1951; DED Fort Churchill snow compaction trials, 1951; ERDL progress in development of a pilot model snow packer; BuDocks' snow compaction program, Camp Hale, Colorado, 1950; BuDocks' snow compaction testing at Point Barrow, Alaska, 1950-51; Use of the drop cone penetrometer; Thermodynamic problems associated with compaction of snow; Preliminary snow cover maps of the Northern Hemisphere; 1951-52 DED snow compaction trials; Canadian NRC future plans.
Descriptors : (*SNOW, COMPRESSIVE PROPERTIES), SYMPOSIA, TEST METHODS, TRACKED VEHICLES, MOBILITY, DESIGN, TRAFFICABILITY, PENETRATION, HEAT TRANSFER, SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH
Subject Categories : Snow, Ice and Permafrost
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE