Accession Number : AD0460099


Title :   PHYSICOMECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF ROCKS.


Descriptive Note : Comprehensive rept. on Surveys of Soviet-Bloc Scientific and Technical Literature.


Corporate Author : LIBRARY OF CONGRESS WASHINGTON DC AEROSPACE TECHNOLOGY DIV


Report Date : 18 Jun 1964


Pagination or Media Count : 33


Abstract : This is the third report published in response to Work Assignment No. 35-23 and deals with various types of research on the physicomechanical properties of rocks. It consists of (1) detailed reviews of two monographs published by two institutes of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR, (2) a summary of each of the papers published in a collection of articles issued by the USSR Academy of Sciences' Mining Institute, and (3) two detailed abstracts of papers published in 1963 in the journal Izvestiya Akademii Nauk SSSR. Seriya geofizicheskaya. In addition, summaries of papers delivered at a conference held in Moscow from 24 January to 5 February 1963, describing recent Soviet work carried out in support of the Moho project and Soviet plans for future research in this field, are presented. (Author)


Descriptors :   *GEOPHYSICS , USSR , USSR , ROCK , SOILS , MECHANICAL WAVES , ELECTRICAL RESISTANCE


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE