Accession Number : AD0737823

Title :   The Influence of Ice Structure upon Its Strength (Vliyanie Struktury lda na Ego Prochnost),

Corporate Author : ARCTIC INST OF NORTH AMERICA WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Lavrov,V. V.

Report Date : JAN 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : The mechanical properties of ice depend upon the composition of the ice, on its structure. The degree of this dependence, however, is unknown, since little research on this question has been done. The results of laboratory experiments conducted by the author are reported in the present article. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ICE, MECHANICAL PROPERTIES), CRYSTAL STRUCTURE, THICKNESS, DEFORMATION, FLEXURAL STRENGTH, COMPRESSIVE PROPERTIES, USSR

Subject Categories : Snow, Ice and Permafrost

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE