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physics of ice

John W. Glen

physics of ice

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Published by [Dept. of Defense], Dept. of the Army, Corps of Engineers, Army Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory in Hanover, N.H .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ice.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn W. Glen.
    SeriesCold regions science and engineering monograph -- II-C 2 a.
    ContributionsCold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 81 p. :
    Number of Pages81
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16945881M

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This book is composed of eight chapters, and begins with an introduction and in the fundamental aspects of ice, including pure water freezing, circulation, occurrence, classification, and importance of ice. The subsequent chapters describe the properties, structure, freezing, and composition of sea ice.

This book focuses on the physics of ice, its material properties, and how these are reflected in its molecular and crystalline structure. Despite its simple crystal structure, ice has a rich array of properties due to its hydrogen bonds, and this book includes an extensive discussion of this research.

This book is about the physics of ice, by which is meant the properties of the material itself and the ways in which these properties are interpreted in terms of water molecules and crystalline structure. Although ice has a simple crystal structure its hydrogen bonding results in unique properties, 5/5(2).

This book takes as its subject the physics of ice: the properties of the material itself and the ways in which these properties are interpreted in terms of water molecules and crystalline structure.

Although ice has a simple crystal structure its hydrogen bonding results in unique properties, which continue to be the subject of active research. The Physics of Ice Book Summary: The Physics of Ice covers the state of knowledge regarding the structure, properties, occurrence, and movement of ice.

This book is composed of eight chapters, and begins with an introduction and in the fundamental aspects of ice, including pure water freezing, circulation, occurrence, classification, and importance of ice.

Oct 22,  · The Physics of Ice covers the state of knowledge regarding the structure, properties, occurrence, and movement of ice. This book is composed of eight chapters, and begins with an introduction and in the fundamental aspects of ice, including pure water freezing, circulation, occurrence, classification, and importance of ice.

The subsequent chapters describe the properties, structure, freezing, and composition of sea ice Book Edition: 1.

An invaluable resource, this book provides researchers and professionals Physics and Chemistry of Ice is an authoritative summary of state-of the-art research contributions from the world's leading scientists/5. This book is about the physics of ice, by which is meant the properties of the material itself and the ways in which these properties are interpreted in terms of water molecules and crystalline structure.

Rebecca C. Thompson, PhD, is a physicist and author of the popular Spectra series of comic books about physics. She is Head of the Office of Education and Public Outreach at Fermilab, the particle physics research facility near Chicago.5/5(1).

Glaciology—the study of all forms of ice—is an interdisciplinary field encompassing physics, geology, atmospheric science, mathematics, and others. This book covers various aspects of glacier studies, including the transformation of snow to ice, grain-scale structures and ice deformation, mass exchange processes, glacial hydrology, glacier flow, and the impact of climate change.

Physics and Chemistry of Ice is an authoritative summary of state-of the-art research contributions from the world's leading scientists. A key selection of submissions from the 11th International Conference on the Physics and Chemistry of Ice, are presented here with a foreword by Werner F.

Kuhs. An invaluable resource, this book provides researchers and professionals with up-to-date. Mar 21,  · "At last there is a book of sufficient detail and scope, yet manageable size, that can be used as a text for graduate courses in ice physics.

And students will want to keep it as a reference for their careers in the broad field of glaciology. This book is the first comprehensive treatment of the physics of ice to be written in the last 25 years.3/5(1).

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The book is intended as an exemplification of the principles of chemical physics for beginning graduate students in physics of physical chemistry and as a text and reference book on the properties of ice for research workers in glaciology, cloud physics, meteorology and associated gtbabowling.com by: In Fire, Ice, and Physics, Rebecca Thompson turns a scientist's eye on Game of Thrones, exploring, among other things, the science of an ice wall, the genetics of the Targaryen and Lannister families, and the biology of beheading.

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A key selection of submissions from to the 11th International Conference on the Physics and Chemistry of Ice, are presented here with a foreword by Werner F. Kuhs. Petrenko V.F., "Electrical Properties of Ice", VIl International Symposium on the Physics and Chemistry of Ice, Septem­ berGrenoble.

Jan I A Ryzhkin. I am looking for some references for books on the physics of ice from a condensed matter perspective. Does anyone know any good advanced books on the subject. gtbabowling.com is a platform for academics to share research papers.

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Informed by research from physicists, chemists, glaciologists, meteorologists, geophysicists and molecular biologists, the book places emphasis on the basic physical properties of ice (electrical, optical, mechanical and thermal), the modes of nucleation and growth of ice, and the interpretation of these phenomena in terms of molecular structure.

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A good textbook for the physics of ice is Petrenko and Whitworth (). Schulson and Duval () is a comprehensive treatment of the mechanical properties of ice. But the out-of-print Hobbs () is still the most compre-hensive book on the subject. Another good source is Fletcher (), which is unfortunately also out of print.

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The Chemical Physics of Ice (Cambridge Monographs on Physics series) by N. Fletcher. Originally published inthis book gives a comprehensive account of the properties of ice, the connections between them and the way in which they derive from the structure of the water molecule and the small mass of the proton.

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"At last there is a book of sufficient detail and scope, yet manageable size, that can be used as a text for graduate courses in ice physics. And students will want to keep it as a reference for their careers in the broad field of glaciology. Mar 27,  · Sea Ice: Physics and Remote Sensing addresses experiences acquired mainly in Canada by researchers in the fields of ice physics and growth history in relation to its polycrystalline structure as well as ice parameters retrieval from remote sensing observations.

The volume describes processes operating at the macro- and microscale (e.g., brine entrapment in sea ice, crystallographic. Physics of Ice Proceedings of International Symposium on Physics of Ice, Munich, Germany, September 9–14, Editors: Riehl, N.

(Ed.). Feb 21,  · If you want to learn this in detail stop what you're doing and read the three pages around "Equation 5" in this book. I was particularly interested in the "warm ice" vs "cold ice" issues. http. This book is the first comprehensive treatment of the physics of ice to be written in the last 25 years.

It provides an up-to-date discussion of the properties of ice and an interpretation of these properties in terms of the structure of the water molecule and ice crystals "Journal of Glaciology.5/5(1). Oct 11,  · "Fire, Ice, and Physics" explores the science in George R. Martin's fantastical world, from the physics of an ice wall to the genetics of the Targaryens and Lannisters.

Category Education. Physics and Mechanics of Ice Symposium Copenhagen, August 6–10,Technical University of Denmark. Jun 04,  · The book is intended as an exemplification of the principles of chemical physics for beginning graduate students in physics of physical chemistry and as a text and reference book on the properties of ice for research workers in glaciology, cloud physics, meteorology and associated fields.3/5(1).

Physics and Mechanics of Ice Symposium Copenhagen, August, Technical University of Denmark. Editors: Tryde, P. (Ed.) Free Preview. Dec 26,  · The new book Fire, Ice, and Physics: The Science of Game of Thrones by Rebecca C.

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An Old-Fashioned "Edge" Before precision manufacturing of speed skates, skaters used to try to gain an advantage by heating their blades gently with a flame before starting each race, to accelerate the formation of the thin water layer on the ice.