Accession Number:

AD0716676

Title:

Migration of Moisture in the Thermal Regime,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

MINNESOTA UNIV MINNEAPOLIS DEPT OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1954-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

137.0

Abstract:

Contents Thermodynamic considerations related to moisture movement at low temperatures Capillarity of soil related to moisture migration Moisture migration through snow Thermal gradients and thermal translocation of moisture Frost penetration as influenced by soil type, soil moisture, and soil cover Migration of saline solutions Barometric pressure as a function of moisture migration Deterioration of building materials by moisture penetration and frost action.

Subject Categories:

  • Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
  • Soil Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE