Accession Number : AD0746257

Title :   Monographs for Determining the Speed of Snow Avalanches,

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

Personal Author(s) : Kozik,E. M.

Report Date : MAY 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : The study of the origin and movement of snow avalanches leads to the need for making computations of the velocity of motion of avalanches on various portions of mountain slopes and the range of overshoot of avalanches as they stop. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*AVALANCHES, VELOCITY), NOMOGRAPHS, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, EQUATIONS OF MOTION, STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, CURVE FITTING, USSR

Subject Categories : Snow, Ice and Permafrost

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE