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On the mechanics of floating ice sheets

Kolumban Hutter

On the mechanics of floating ice sheets

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Published by Versuchsanstalt für Wasserbau, Hydrologie und Gaziologie an der ETH in Zürich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sea ice drift.,
  • Ice mechanics.,
  • Ice sheets.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKolumban Hutter.
    SeriesMitteilungen der Versuchsanstalt für Wasserbau, Hydrologie und Glaziologie an der Eidgenössischen Technischen Hochschule Zürich ; Nr. 28, Mitteilungen der Versuchsanstalt für Wasserbau, Hydrologie und Glaziologie an der Eidgenössischen Technischen Hochschule Zürich ;, Nr. 28.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGB2403.2 .H87
    The Physical Object
    Pagination103 p. :
    Number of Pages103
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4206207M
    LC Control Number80485487

    CREEPAND FRACTURE OF ICE Ice creeps when loaded slowly and fractures when loaded rapidly. This book is the The book provides a road-map to future studies of the mechanics of ice by exploring its new contexts – the behavior of glaciers and ice sheets in relation to Floating ice sheets 39 Terminology and classification 45 The soil of all the former states has the appearance of an alluvial deposit; and isolated rocks have been found, of a nature and in situations which render it difficult to refute the opinion that they have been transferred to their present beds by floating theory assumes that the Great Lakes were the deep pools of one immense body of fresh water, which lay too low to be drained by the. The ice sheets had the columnar feattm~ of seeded ice. Ice sheets of differ- ent thicknesses ( turn) were grown during this pro- gram. The apparatus carry- ing the indentor plate was pushed into the edges of floating ice sheets at different velocities ( mm s-l).Cited by:


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Physics and Mechanics of Ice Symposium Copenhagen, August 6–10,Technical University of Denmark. Theory of Floating Ice Sheets. Hutter, F. Williams.

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