Cold Regions Science and Technology

(The H4-Index of Cold Regions Science and Technology is 27. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-02-01 to 2024-02-01.)
Freeze-thaw performance of a cement-treated expansive soil105
Modeling of coupled transfer of water, heat and solute in saline loess considering sodium sulfate crystallization79
Rock bridge fracturing characteristics in granite induced by freeze-thaw and uniaxial deformation revealed by AE monitoring and post-test CT scanning76
A study on mechanical properties and damage model of rock subjected to freeze-thaw cycles and confining pressure76
Effect of different aggregate treatment techniques on the freeze-thaw and sulfate resistance of recycled aggregate concrete61
Influence of freeze-thaw cycles on microstructure and hydraulic conductivity of saline intact loess60
Study on the mechanical properties and damage constitutive model of frozen weakly cemented red sandstone56
Study on the durability and failure mechanism of concrete modified with nanoparticles and polypropylene fiber under freeze-thaw cycles and sulfate attack55
Application of physical snowpack models in support of operational avalanche hazard forecasting: A status report on current implementations and prospects for the future52
Freeze-thaw damage evolution of fractured rock mass using nuclear magnetic resonance technology52
Parameterization of soil freezing characteristic curve for unsaturated soils48
Experimental investigation on rock mechanical properties and infrared radiation characteristics with freeze-thaw cycle treatment45
Study on the microscopic damage evolution and dynamic fracture properties of sandstone under freeze-thaw cycles43
Engineering risk analysis in cold regions: State of the art and perspectives42
Influence of plasticity on unfrozen water content of frozen soils as determined by nuclear magnetic resonance40
Freeze-thaw cycling impact on the shear behavior of frozen soil-concrete interface39
Theoretical and experimental study of the frost heaving characteristics of the saturated sandstone under low temperature39
Deterioration of dynamic mechanical properties of granite due to freeze-thaw weathering: Considering the effects of moisture conditions39
A study on frost heave and thaw settlement of soil subjected to cyclic freeze-thaw conditions based on hydro-thermal-mechanical coupling analysis38
Temperature field characteristics and influencing factors on frost depth of a highway tunnel in a cold region35
Strength and microstructure characteristics of cement-soda residue solidified/stabilized zinc contaminated soil subjected to freezing–thawing cycles33
The effect of microstructural evolution on the permeability of sandstone under freeze-thaw cycles33
Effect of freeze-thaw on freezing point of a saline loess32
Micro-structural, petro-graphical and mechanical studies of schist rocks under the freezing-thawing cycles31
The application of elevation corrected MERRA2 reanalysis ground surface temperature in a permafrost model on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau31
A fully coupled thermo-hydro-mechanical model for fractured rock masses in cold regions28
Evolution of soil-water and shrinkage characteristics of an expansive clay during freeze-thaw and drying-wetting cycles28
Experimental study on the strength, deformation and crack evolution behaviour of red sandstone samples containing two ice-filled fissures under triaxial compression27