Accession Number : ADA112408

Title :   Thermal Properties of Soils.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

Corporate Author : FUGRO NATIONAL INC LONG BEACH CA

PDF Url : ADA112408

Report Date : 23 Nov 1979

Pagination or Media Count : 189

Abstract : Investigation was performed in order to assist A.F. in evaluating heat flow characteristics of soils. Both field and lab tests were made. Studies performed in south central Nevada showed that temperatures of the soil to a depth of 8-feet were affected by seasonal changes. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Soils, Nevada, Valleys, Thermal properties, Subsurface, Temperature, Measurement, Field tests, Sampling, Thermal resistance, Heat, Capacity(Quantity), Laboratory tests

Subject Categories : Soil Mechanics
      Thermodynamics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE