Accession Number : AD0778009

Title :   Cold Regions Science and Engineering Monograph 2, Section C2a: The Physics of Ice,

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

Personal Author(s) : Glen,John W.

Report Date : APR 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 87

Abstract : The monograph summarizes existing knowledge of the physics of ice. It covers the crystalline structure of ice including defects in structure, polycrystalline ice and grain boundaries, electrical properties of ice, thermal properties of ice, propagation of electromagnetic waves in ice and optical properties of ice, nucleation and growth of ice crystals, melting and evaporation of ice, and surface properties of ice. It also includes a comprehensive bibliography. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Ice, Books, Bibliographies, Crystal growth, Defects(Materials), Electrical properties, Thermal properties, Optical properties, Surface properties

Subject Categories : Snow, Ice and Permafrost
      Solid State Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE