Alternate freezing and thawing not a requirement for frost heaving in soils

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TypeArticle
Journal titleCanadian Journal of Soil Science
ISSN0008-4271
Volume41
Pages160163; # of pages: 4
Subjectfrost heaving; freeze thaw cycles; soils; gel degel; sol (terre)
AbstractField measurements of frost heaving beneath a cold storage plant and laboratory soil freezing experiments in "open" and "closed" systems support the view that both a freezing and thawing cycle are not required for frost heaving as has been suggested in a recent paper.
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LanguageEnglish
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
IdentifierDBR-RP-143
NRC number6439
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NPARC number20374061
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Record identifier115afd5c-4903-4de3-9719-303297b4f12e
Record created2012-07-23
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