Accession Number:

AD0711899

Title:

LITERATURE SURVEY OF MOISTURE MIGRATION IN SOILS DUE TO THERMAL GRADIENTS

Descriptive Note:

Special rept.

Corporate Author:

NORTHWESTERN UNIV EVANSTON IL DEPT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1959-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this study was to discover what work had been done on vapor diffusion in soils, in order to uncover any theory which might explain the occurrence of ice lenses in permafrost.

Subject Categories:

  • Soil Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE