Minutes of SIPRE Snow Compaction Conference : Sept. 4-5, 1952
SIPRE Snow Compaction Conference (3rd : 1952).
Technical ReportSummary: These are the minutes of the Third SIPRE Snow Compaction Conference in 1952. Includes the minutes of the conference, Agenda of the conference, minimum program of measurements to be made on snow in relation to snow compaction work; snow compaction measurements to be made if adequate personnel and equipment are available; Instructions for use of Rammsonde; Meteorological observations to be made at test sites; Simplified field classification for natural snow type for engineering purposes; DED snow compaction school; and graph forms for recording data.
U.S. Army Snow, Ice, and Permafrost Research Establishment.Engineer Research and Development Center (U.S.)
Snow; Snow compaction; Conference proceedings; Research projects
SIPRE report ; 3A.
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