Accession Number:

ADA014887

Title:

Investigation and Calculations of Ice Jams (Issledvanie i Raschety Zatorov i Zazhorov L'da),

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

COLD REGIONS RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING LAB HANOVER N H

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

110.0

Abstract:

This document contains translations of six articles dealing with ice jam phenomena on rivers. The articles indicate the quantitative tendencies in the formation of ice jams on the Dnestr River based on materials obtained from observations of past years, full-scale and model investigations, the results from studying the tendencies in ice jam phenomena in the tailwaters to the hydroelectric station, plus a procedure for calculating these occurrences the authors also expound on the experience gained in modeling the movement of slush ice beneath an ice cover and the results obtained from aerial photographs of jams occurring on rivers. .

Subject Categories:

  • Snow, Ice and Permafrost
  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE