Accession Number : ADP000149

Title :   Committee Chairman Report on Mechanical Properties,

Corporate Author : MONTANA STATE UNIV BOZEMAN DEPT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING AND ENGINEERING MECHANICS

Personal Author(s) : Oakberg,R.

Report Date : 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 2

Abstract : The practitioners are frustrated because they have no reliable index properties and feel that the researchers haven't addressed their needs. The researchers are frustrated because they haven't been able to help the practitioners and feel that the practitioners haven't helped them define the problems. Although the index properties desired by the practitioners won't be forthcoming until the mechanisms are fully understood, the value of the efforts to date must be recognized. At least the strenuous plowing has identified infertile ground.

Descriptors :   *Snow, Mechanical properties, Reprints

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE