Accession Number : AD0739962

Title :   Variations in the Porosity of Frozen Ground Produced by Thawing (K Metodike Opredeleniya Koeffitsientov Ottaivaniya i Uplotneniya Merzlykh Gruntov),

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

Personal Author(s) : Shusherina ,E. P.

Report Date : APR 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 21

Abstract : The experiments conducted with quartz sand, blanket loam and varved clay fully confirm the theory previously expressed by N.A. Tsytovich concerning the rectilinear dependence between the variation in porosity factor and the value for pressure on soil during thawing. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SOILS, POROSITY), (*SOIL MECHANICS, MELTING), (*FOUNDATIONS(STRUCTURES), DEFORMATION), PRESSURE, SAND, CLAY, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS, TABLES(DATA), PERMAFROST, USSR

Subject Categories : Soil Mechanics
      Snow, Ice and Permafrost
      Structural Engineering and Building Technology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE