Literature survey of moisture migration in soils due to thermal gradients
Osterberg, John Oscar.; Fead, W. N.
Special ReportSummary: The purpose of this study was to discover what work had already been done on vapor diffusion in soils, in order to uncover any theory which might explain the occurrence of ice lenses in permafrost.
U.S. Army Snow, Ice, and Permafrost Research Establishment.Engineer Research and Development Center (U.S.)
Frozen ground; Frozen soils; Permafrost; Soil moisture; Soil moisture migration; Temperature gradients; Frost action; Frost heave; Frost heaving; Bibliographies; Literature survey; Literature review
Special report (U.S. Army Snow
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