PROBLEMS CAUSED BY CRACKING BY FROST - BASIC AND APPLIED RESEARCH (ROCK AND SYNTHETIC CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS)

LES PROBLEMES POSES PAR LA GELIFRACTION--RECHERCHES FONDAMENTALES ET APPLIQUEES (ROCHES ET MATERIAUX ARTIFICIELS DE CONSTRUCTION)

This first volume contains the opening speeches, summaries by the chairmen and the general rapporteur, reports presented orally and discussions. Volume 2, not yet published, will deal with the scientific reports. During the congress held in Le Havre, on 22, 23 and 24th April 1975 specialists from many disciplines dealt with the following: (1) cracking by frost and natural and artificial construction materials (stone, concrete, tiles, bricks); (2) cracking by frost and geomorphology; (3) heat transfer in porous and solid media; (4) thermal equilibrium between the atmosphere and rocks; (5) basic research on cracking by frost. /TRRL/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • From the Debates and Reports of the Sixth International Congress of the French Foundation for Northern Studies.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Centre d'Etudes Arctiques

    Rue de Tournon 6
    Paris,   France 
  • Publication Date: 1977

Language

  • French

Media Info

  • Pagination: 305 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00194471
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Vol. 1 Monograph
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 13 1979 12:00AM