Accession Number : AD0738672

Title :   Physical Processes in Thawing Ground (Fizicheskie Lavleniya i Protsessy v Ottaivayushchikh Gruntakh),

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

Personal Author(s) : Bakulin,F. G. ; Savelev,B. A. ; Zhukov,V. F.

Report Date : MAR 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : The report gives an analysis of the physical occurrences and processes developing in frozen ground during its thawing, and, above all, the thawing processes for underground ice, the temperature characteristics of the entire process of the thawing of frozen ground and its deformation during thawing. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SOILS, PERMAFROST), MELTING, ICE, ADSORPTION, MOISTURE, DEFORMATION, STRUCTURAL PROPERTIES, MOLECULAR STRUCTURE, USSR

Subject Categories : Soil Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE