SOIL FREEZING AND HIGHWAY CONSTRUCTION. ENGLISH EDITION. COMPENDIUM OF PAPERS PREPARED FOR THE SEMINAR HELD AT CARLETON UNIVERSITY, OTTAWA, OCTOBER 17-21, 1977

This book contains the following papers: French Research on Frost Action (Philippe, A); General Properties of Freezing soils (Williams, PJ); Laboratory Research and Simulation (Aguirre-Puente, J); Principles of Surface Energy and Soil Thermal Regime (Smith, MW); Problems of the Interface-- Microscopic and Macroscopic Mechanisms of Freezing (Aguirre-Puente, J); Thermal Properties of Soils (Williams, PJ); Winter Statistics--Characterization and Principal Types of Winters in France (Caniard, L); Penetration of Frost and Highway Thermal Regime (Williams, PJ); Frost Susceptibility of Soils: Experimental Method for Classification of Soils According to Their Degree of Frost Susceptibility (Caniard, L); Frost Susceptibility of Soils: Effect of Thermal Variables, of Interstitial Pressure and of Degree of Saturation (Gorle, D); Hydraulic Problems, Numerical (Fremond, M); Numerical Methods, Utilization of the Calculation Programme (Fremond, M); Frost Penetration Beneath Highways - Numerical Prediction (Smith, NW); Frost Damage Prevention in the Province of Ontario (Saint, EV and Phang, WA); Design of Highway and Operation Activities in Ontario (Saint, EV); Taking Account of Frost in the Design of Highways (Caniard, L, Roques, G and Sauterey, R); Characterization of Highway Network (Boutonnet, M and Faure, B). (TRRL)

  • Corporate Authors:

    Carleton University

    1125 Colonel By Drive
    Ottawa, Ontario  Canada  K1S 5B6
  • Publication Date: 1977

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: n.p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00310080
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transportation Association of Canada
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Monograph
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 22 1980 12:00AM