Accession Number : AD0715091

Title :   Shear Strength of Frozen Grounds and Its Dependence on Texture,

Corporate Author : COLD REGIONS RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING LAB HANOVER N H

Personal Author(s) : Pekarskaya,N. K.

Report Date : 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 102

Abstract : Contents: Status of the problem. Initial premises for study of strength of frozen ground; Research methods; Experimental investigations of the resistance of frozen grounds to shear; Influence of temperature of frozen grounds on their strength; Strength of frozen grounds of different texture and ice content under rapid application of load; Strength of frozen grounds of different texture under the prolonged application of a load.

Descriptors :   (*SOIL MECHANICS, SHEAR STRESSES), TEMPERATURE, FRICTION, FOUNDATIONS(STRUCTURES), CONSTRUCTION, ICE, RHEOLOGY, PLASTIC PROPERTIES, CREEP, SAND, CLAY, DEFORMATION, USSR

Subject Categories : Soil Mechanics
      Snow, Ice and Permafrost

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE