Accession Number : ADA114445

Title :   The Second National Chinese Conference on Permafrost, Lanzhou, China, 12-18 October 1981.

Descriptive Note : Special rept.,

Corporate Author : COLD REGIONS RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING LAB HANOVER NH

Personal Author(s) : Brown,Jerry ; Yen,Yin-Chao

PDF Url : ADA114445

Report Date : Mar 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 60

Abstract : Approximately 100 papers were presented at the conference and 180 abstracts were published. The papers were presented during three sessions: Distribution, Characteristics, and Formation of Frozen Ground; Basic Physico-Mechanical Properties and Processes in Frozen Soils; and Engineering Design and Construction in Permafrost. Sixty-nine institutions conducting frozen ground research in China were represented.

Descriptors :   *Permafrost, China, Soils, Freezing, Symposia, Bibliographies, Scientific organizations

Subject Categories : Snow, Ice and Permafrost

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE