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Title: Strength studies of snow
Authors: Mellor, Malcolm.
Smith, James H.
Keywords: Snow
Snow properties
Snow mechanics
Snow strength
Snow density
Temperature factors
Temperature effects
Frozen soils
Frozen ground
Issue Date: Jan-1966
Publisher: Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (U.S.)
Engineer Research and Development Center (U.S.)
Series/Report no.: Research report (Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (U.S.)) ; 168.
Description: Research Report
Partial Abstract: Strength measurements were made on some 650 samples of homogeneous snow, prepared under controlled conditions, primarily to investigate the effect of temperature variation. Comparative measurements were made on ice and frozen sand, and the variation of ram hardness with temperature was examined.
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