Accession Number : ADA302502

Title :   Estimating Ice Accumulation on Surface Structures.

Descriptive Note : Technical note,

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNICAL APPLICATIONS CENTER SCOTT AFB IL

Personal Author(s) : Schaub Jr, William R.

PDF Url : ADA302502

Report Date : JUN 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 33

Abstract : This document proposes several methods for estimating ice accretion on surface structures based on estimates of several atmospheric variables. Also provides information on types of structural icing, ice accretion theory, and ice accretion computer modes. (MM)

Descriptors :   *ICE FORMATION, *CLIMATOLOGY, *ICE FORECASTING, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, THICKNESS, ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE, SURFACES, WIND VELOCITY, ACCUMULATION, SUPERCOOLING, DEICING SYSTEMS, ICE FORMATION INDICATORS, GLAZES.

Subject Categories : Meteorology
      Snow, Ice and Permafrost

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE