Cold Regions Science and Technology

(The TQCC of Cold Regions Science and Technology is 8. 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 2020-07-01 to 2024-07-01.)
Rock bridge fracturing characteristics in granite induced by freeze-thaw and uniaxial deformation revealed by AE monitoring and post-test CT scanning87
Modeling of coupled transfer of water, heat and solute in saline loess considering sodium sulfate crystallization82
Effect of different aggregate treatment techniques on the freeze-thaw and sulfate resistance of recycled aggregate concrete73
Influence of freeze-thaw cycles on microstructure and hydraulic conductivity of saline intact loess65
Study on the durability and failure mechanism of concrete modified with nanoparticles and polypropylene fiber under freeze-thaw cycles and sulfate attack64
Study on the microscopic damage evolution and dynamic fracture properties of sandstone under freeze-thaw cycles58
Experimental investigation on rock mechanical properties and infrared radiation characteristics with freeze-thaw cycle treatment57
A study on frost heave and thaw settlement of soil subjected to cyclic freeze-thaw conditions based on hydro-thermal-mechanical coupling analysis47
The effect of microstructural evolution on the permeability of sandstone under freeze-thaw cycles41
Deterioration of dynamic mechanical properties of granite due to freeze-thaw weathering: Considering the effects of moisture conditions40
Temperature field characteristics and influencing factors on frost depth of a highway tunnel in a cold region37
Evolution of soil-water and shrinkage characteristics of an expansive clay during freeze-thaw and drying-wetting cycles34
The application of elevation corrected MERRA2 reanalysis ground surface temperature in a permafrost model on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau32
A fully coupled thermo-hydro-mechanical model for fractured rock masses in cold regions32
A soil freezing-thawing model based on thermodynamics30
Study on the frost heave behavior of the freezing unsaturated silty clay29
Water and salt migration mechanisms of saturated chloride clay during freeze-thaw in an open system28
Influence of air-entraining agent and freeze-thaw action on pore structure in high-strength concrete by using CT-Scan technology28
Strength and durability of flyash, GGBS and cement clinker stabilized dispersive soil28
Deformation properties of coarse-grained sulfate saline soil under the freeze-thaw-precipitation cycle27
Feasibility study on ice content measurement of frozen soil using actively heated FBG sensors25
Assessing frost heave susceptibility of gravelly soils based on multivariate adaptive regression splines model25
Intercomparison of UAV platforms for mapping snow depth distribution in complex alpine terrain25
Electrical properties of frozen saline clay and their relationship with unfrozen water content25
Probability of a ship becoming beset in ice along the Northern Sea Route – A Bayesian analysis of real-life data24
An elasto-plastic constitutive model for frozen soil subjected to cyclic loading24
A mathematic model for the soil freezing characteristic curve: the roles of adsorption and capillarity24
The development of electric heating coating with temperature controlling capability for anti-icing/de-icing24
Analytical solution of frost heaving force and stress distribution in cold region tunnels under non-axisymmetric stress and transversely isotropic frost heave of surrounding rock24
Thermal control performance of the embankment with L-shaped thermosyphons and insulations along the Gonghe-Yushu Highway24
Experimental study of rate-dependent uniaxial compressive behaviors of two artificial frozen sandy clay soils23
Effect of cryogenic temperature on static fracture of concrete having different structural sizes: Experimental tests23
Aerodynamic shape optimization of wind turbine blades for minimizing power production losses due to icing23
Mechanism of shear strength deterioration of soil-rock mixture after freeze–thaw cycles23
An analytical solution for frost heave force by the multifactor of coupled heat and moisture transfer in cold-region tunnels23
Stability behavior of a reservoir soil bank slope under freeze-thaw cycles in cold regions23
Estimates of spectral wave attenuation in Antarctic sea ice, using model/data inversion22
On the reliability of a novel MODWT-based hybrid ARIMA-artificial intelligence approach to forecast daily Snow Depth (Case study: The western part of the Rocky Mountains in the U.S.A)22
The deformation and microstructure characteristics of expansive soil under freeze–thaw cycles with loads22
A more sustainable approach for producing less expensive electrically conductive concrete mixtures: Experimental and FE study21
Effect of freeze-thaw cycles on the strength behaviour of recompacted loess in true triaxial tests21
CFD-DEM based full-scale ship-ice interaction research under FSICR ice condition in restricted brash ice channel21
Optimization design and prediction of the snow-melting pavement based on electrical-thermal system21
Experimental study of ship resistance in artificial ice floes21
The effect of adding polypropylene fibers on the freeze-thaw cycle durability of lignosulfonate stabilised clayey sand21
Pile-soil interface characteristics in ice-poor frozen ground under varying exposure temperature21
Numerical simulations of development of snowdrifts on long-span spherical roofs20
Ground temperature and deformation characteristics of anti-freeze-thaw embankments in permafrost and seasonal frozen ground regions of China20
A damage and elastic-viscoplastic constitutive model of frozen soil under uniaxial impact loading and its numerical implementation20
A deep learning forecasting method for frost heave deformation of high-speed railway subgrade19
Development and performance research of new sensitive materials for microwave deicing pavement at different frequencies19
Long-term variations of river ice breakup timing across Canada and its response to climate change19
Review on flashover risk prediction method of iced insulator based on icing monitoring technology18
Soil hydrological process and migration mode influenced by the freeze-thaw process in the activity layer of permafrost regions in Qinghai-Tibet Plateau18
Experimental study and simulation for unfrozen water and compressive strength of frozen soil based on artificial freezing technology18
Combining random forests and class-balancing to discriminate between three classes of avalanche activity in the French Alps18
Freezing point and unfrozen water contents of permafrost soils: Estimation by the water potential method18
Energy and mass balance dynamics of the seasonal snowpack at two high-altitude sites in the Himalaya18
Effect of freeze-thaw cycles on tensile properties of CFRP, bond behavior of CFRP-concrete, and flexural performance of CFRP-strengthened concrete beams17
Experimental study on mechanical interaction between buried pipe and soil during freezing17
Experimental investigation on frost heave characteristics of saturated clay soil under different stress levels and temperature gradients17
Influence of nano-silica on the performances of concrete under the negative-temperature curing condition17
Influence of cyclic freezing-thawing treatment on shear behaviors of granite fracture under dried and saturated conditions17
Experimental investigation on shear characteristics of ice–frozen clay interface17
Energy absorption characteristics and theoretical analysis of frozen clay with pre-existing cracks under uniaxial compressive impact load17
A novel evaluation method for accumulative plastic deformation of granular materials subjected to cyclic loading: Taking frozen subgrade soil as an example17
The coupled moisture-heat process of a water-conveyance tunnel constructed by artificial ground freezing method17
Effects of freeze-thaw cycles on the characteristics of the expansive soils treated by nanosilica and Electric Arc Furnace (EAF) slag16
Model test on the development of thermal regime and frost heave of a gravelly soil under seepage during artificial freezing16
Hydration investigation of negative temperature concrete at early age based on low-field nuclear magnetic resonance16
Temporal and spatial evolution of temperature field of single freezing pipe in large velocity infiltration configuration16
Effect of Cassie-Baxter versus Wenzel states on ice adhesion: A fracture toughness approach16
Quantifying the overall effect of artificial glacier melt reduction in Switzerland, 2005–201916
Propeller-integrated airfoil heater system for small multirotor drones in icing environments: Anti-icing feasibility study15
Experimental investigation of snow drifting on flat roofs during snowfall: Impact of roof span and snowfall intensity15
Experimental study on AE response and damage evolution characteristics of frozen sandstone under uniaxial compression15
An experimental study of rain erosion effects on a hydro-/ice-phobic coating pertinent to Unmanned-Arial-System (UAS) inflight icing mitigation15
A fast- freezing system to enhance the freezing force of cast-in-place pile quickly in permafrost regions15
Wind turbine performance in natural icing environments: A field characterization15
A method for measuring ice thickness of wind turbine blades based on edge detection15
Finite element study on temperature field of subway connection aisle construction via artificial ground freezing method15
Characterizing snow instability with avalanche problem types derived from snow cover simulations15
The prediction of the soil freezing characteristic curve using the soil water characteristic curve14
Experimental and kinetic modeling study of multistage freezing-melting process and salt rejection of seawater14
Numerical study on the cooling characteristics of hybrid thermosyphons: Case study of the Giant Mine, Canada14
Climate change impacts on Peace River ice thickness and implications to ice-jam flooding of Peace-Athabasca Delta, Canada14
Modeling of frozen soil-structure interface shear behavior by supervised deep learning14
Qualitative risk assessment and strategies for infrastructure on permafrost in the French Alps14
Experimental study of thickening effectiveness of two herders for in-situ burning of crude oils on water14
Effects of wetting-drying-freezing-thawing cycles on mechanical behaviors of expansive soil14
Freeze-thaw durability of shotcrete-concrete interface bonds in tension14
Explaining the differential response of glaciers across different mountain ranges in the north-western Himalaya, India14
Influence of temperature and fiber content on direct shear properties of plain ice and fiber-reinforced ice14
Influence of seasonal freezing-thawing soils on seismic performance of high-rise cap pile foundation in permafrost regions14
Debonding behaviors and micro-mechanism of the interface transition zone in sandstone-concrete interface in response to freeze-thaw conditions14
Roll to roll coating of carbon nanotube films for electro thermal heating14
Research progress of constitutive models of frozen soils: A review13
Splitting tensile mechanical properties of plain ice and fiber - reinforced ice13
Mechanical properties investigation and damage constitutive models of red sandstone subjected to freeze-thaw cycles13
CFD simulation of snow redistribution on a bridge deck: Effect of barriers with different porosities13
Predicting ice accretion from freezing rain on bridge stay cables13
Ice adhesion behavior of heterogeneous bituminous surfaces13
Investigation on one-step preparation and anti-icing experiments of robust super-hydrophobic surface on wind turbine blades13
Coupling physical understanding and statistical modeling to estimate ice jam flood frequency in the northern Peace-Athabasca Delta under climate change13
Forcing and evaluating detailed snow cover models with stratigraphy observations13
Laboratory evaluation of a sustainable additive for anti-icing asphalt13
Low temperature performances of fiber-reinforced asphalt mixtures for surface, binder, and base layers13
Salt frost resistance and micro characteristics of polynary blended concrete using in frost areas13
Icing condition prediction of wind turbine blade by using artificial neural network based on modal frequency13
Visualizing cation treatment effects on frozen clay soils through μCT scanning13
Mechanical behaviors of frozen clay under dynamic cyclic loadings with freeze-thaw cycles13
An investigation of snow drifting on low-sloped gable roofs: Wind-tunnel tests and CFD simulations13
Probability prediction of pavement surface low temperature in winter based on bayesian structural time series and neural network13
Application of machine learning methods for snow avalanche susceptibility mapping in the Parlung Tsangpo catchment, southeastern Qinghai-Tibet Plateau13
TRENT2D❄: An accurate numerical approach to the simulation of two-dimensional dense snow avalanches in global coordinate systems12
Comparing satellite and helicopter-based methods for observing crevasses, application in East Antarctica12
Surface evolution and dynamics of the Kangriz glacier, western Himalaya in past 50 years12
Experimental investigation of the influence of salt on the phase transition temperature in saline soil12
Anti-frost heave design method for a parabolic canal based on the hydraulic optimal solution set in seasonally frozen regions12
Development of a novel vapor compression refrigeration system (VCRS) for permafrost cooling12
A long-term strength criterion for frozen clay under complex stress states12
Bidirectional convection mechanism and cooling performance of road embankment with a new duct-ventilated slope in permafrost regions12
Mechanical properties of rock samples with a single natural weak plane after freeze-thaw action12
Influence of snow cover on temperature field of frozen ground12
An experimental study on the interaction between a bubble and an ice floe with a hole12
Volumetric behavior of an unsaturated clayey soil-rock mixture subjected to freeze-thaw cycles: A new insight12
Freezing-thawing performance of reactive MgO-admixed silty clay subjected to forced carbonation11
Avalanche susceptibility mapping with the use of frequency ratio, fuzzy and classical analytical hierarchy process for Uzungol area, Turkey11
Study on the geometric parameters of elbow ventiduct embankment in permafrost regions along the Qinghai-Tibet Engineering Corridor11
Impacts of aspect on snow characteristics using remote sensing from 2000 to 2020 in Ajichai-Iran11
A review of ice and snow risk mitigation and control measures for bridge cables11
Computational fluid dynamics simulations of snow accumulation on infrared detection sensors using discrete phase model11
Dynamic behavior of thawed saturated saline silt subjected to freeze-thaw cycles11
Effect of a ventilated open structure on the stability of bored piles in permafrost regions of the Tibetan Plateau11
Mechanical characteristics and microstructure study of saline soil stabilized by quicklime after curing and freeze-thaw cycle11
The influence of soil texture and environmental conditions on frozen soil infiltration: A numerical investigation11
Experimental and DEM simulations of the mechanical properties of rock under freeze–thaw cycles11
Synthesis of physical processes of permafrost degradation and geophysical and geomechanical properties of permafrost11
Experimental study of the mechanical behavior of frozen clay–gravel composite11
Influence of bimodal structure on the soil freezing characteristic curve in expansive soils11
On the correlation between the forecast avalanche danger and avalanche risk taken by backcountry skiers in Switzerland11
Correlation analysis of runway icing parameters and improved PSO-LSSVM icing prediction11
Proposed application of a geothermal heat pump technique to address frost damage of embankments in cold regions11
Changes in near-surface permafrost temperature and active layer thickness in Northeast China in 1961–2020 based on GIPL model11
Cohesive zone analysis of cylindrical ice adhesion: Determining whether interfacial toughness or strength controls fracture10
Study on the mechanical properties of compacted snow under uniaxial compression and analysis of influencing factors10
Theory and technology of real-time temperature field monitoring of vertical shaft frozen wall under high-velocity groundwater conditions10
Calculation model and experimental verification of equivalent ice thickness on overhead lines with tangent tower considering ice and wind loads10
Hybrid artificial ground freezing as a sustainable solution for containing hazardous-waste in critical environmental projects10
A Random Pore Model of sea ice for predicting its mechanical properties10
A decision support system for safer airplane landings: Predicting runway conditions using XGBoost and explainable AI10
A hybrid ensemble modelling framework for the prediction of breakup ice jams on Northern Canadian Rivers10
Strengthening of ice with basalt materials10
Investigation on rheological properties of cemented pastefill with chloride-bearing antifreeze additives in sub-zero environments10
Strength criterion for frozen silty clay considering the effect of initial water content10
Performance of a deep excavation with the composite retaining wall using artificial ground freezing method10
A data-driven method to model stress-strain behaviour of frozen soil considering uncertainty10
Angle of repose of snow: An experimental study on cohesive properties10
Analytical determination of the soil temperature distribution and freezing front position for linear arrangement of freezing pipes using the undetermined coefficient method10
Jump height of an iced transmission conductor considering joint action of ice-shedding and wind10
Temperature field spatio-temporal law and frozen-depth calculation of a tunnel in a seasonally frozen region10
Concrete pavement with microwave heating enhancement functional layer for efficient de-icing: Design and case study10
Ice-seabed interaction modeling in clay by using evolutionary design of generalized group method of data handling10
Evaluation and improvement on the freeze-thaw durability performance of the polyurethane stabilized Pisha sandstone for water and soil conservation10
A study of supercooling in rivers10
Experimental study on adfreezing strength at the interface between silt and concrete10
Effect of different ice contents on heat transfer and mechanical properties of concrete9
Cracks evolution and micro mechanism of compacted clay under wet-dry cycles and wet-dry-freeze-thaw cycles9
IceMaskNet: River ice detection and characterization using deep learning algorithms applied to aerial photography9
Monitoring and simulation of the thermal behavior of cast-in-place pile group foundations in permafrost regions9
Exploring snow distribution dynamics in steep forested slopes with UAV-borne LiDAR9
Effects of strain rate variation on the shear adhesion strength of impact ice9
The effect of superhydrophobic coating composition on the topography and ice adhesion9
Pore microstructure and mechanical behaviour of frozen soils subjected to variable temperature9
Cohesive strength and fracture toughness of atmospheric ice9
Influence of fines content and degree of saturation on the freezing deformation characteristics of unsaturated soils9
A flexible surface-mountable sensor for ice detection and non-destructive measurement of liquid water content in snow9
Field and numerical studies on the thermal performance of air convection embankments to protect side slopes in permafrost environments9
Impact of heat and contaminants transfer from landfills to permafrost subgrade in arctic climate: A review9
Model test and numerical simulation of foundation pit constructions using the combined artificial ground freezing method9
River-ice effects on bank erosion along the middle segment of the Susitna river, Alaska9
Influence of chemical coatings on solar panel performance and snow accumulation9
Experimental investigation on the mechanical properties of thawed deep permafrost from the Kuparuk River Delta of the North Slope of Alaska9
Challenges in DIC measurement of segregation frost heave and its solutions by adaptive updating algorithm9
A prediction model for roof snow distribution during long-period snowfall using Euler-Lagrangian method9
Mechanical behaviour and permeability of expansive soils mixed with scrap tire rubbers subjected to freeze-thaw cycles9
Microscopic mechanisms of microwave irradiation thawing frozen soil and potential application in excavation of frozen ground9
Gap-filling snow-depth time-series with Kalman Filtering-Smoothing and Expectation Maximization: Proof of concept using spatially dense wireless-sensor-network data9
Moisture migration in the Qinghai-Tibet silty clay within an added quartz sand layer under one-dimensional freezing9
Experimental study on deformation characteristics of chloride silty clay during freeze-thaw in an open system9
Study on anti-galloping efficiency of rotary clamp spacers for eight bundle conductor line8
A poromechanics-based constitutive model for warm frozen soil8
Field investigation on thermal characteristics of a slope-cooling structure for permafrost embankment in the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau8
Monitoring and analysis of the stress and deformation of shaft lining and the influence of freezing tube fracture in deep topsoil8
A floating remote observation system (FROS) for full seasonal lake ice evolution studies8
Subzero temperature dependence of electrical conductivity for permafrost geophysics8
Investigation on frost heaving stress (FHS) of porous cement concrete exposed to freeze-thaw cycles8
Analytical solution for the soil-lining interaction in cold region deep tunnel considering the delayed installation of the lining8
Cooling performance enhancement of a new expressway embankment in the Tibetan Plateau permafrost zone8
Deicing performance of common deicing agents for winter maintenance with and without corrosion-inhibiting substances8
Frost jacking of piles in seasonally and perennially frozen ground8
Permeability prediction of porous geomaterials subjected to freeze-thaw cycles based on 3D reconstruction technology8
Study on the mechanical performance of TRC-strengthened RC beams under a salt freeze–thaw environment8
Toward predicting expressway closures due to blowing snow events8
Evaluating the performance of a novel ventilated embankment structure in warm permafrost regions by numerical simulation8
Understanding frazil ice: The contribution of laboratory studies8
Statistical characteristics and probabilistic analysis of uncertain settlement of subgrade in permafrost regions8
Crevasse and rift detection in Antarctica from TerraSAR-X satellite imagery8
Regional-scale investigation of pile bearing capacity for Canadian permafrost regions in a warmer climate8
Impact of climate warming on permafrost changes in the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau8
Tensile strength variation of a silty clay under different temperature and moisture conditions8
Underwater frazil ice and its suspension depth detected from ADCP backscatter data around sea ice edge in the Sea of Okhotsk8
Thermal performance and heat transfer process of an expressway embankment with horizontal-thermosyphons in permafrost regions8
Numerical experiments on ice-structure interaction in shallow water8
Investigation of ice and snow accumulations on the bogie areas of high-speed trains using ice wind tunnel experiments8
Applicability analysis of thermosyphon for thermally stabilizing pipeline foundation permafrost and its layout optimization8
Integration of optical, SAR and DEM data for automated detection of debris-covered glaciers over the western Nyainqentanglha using a random forest classifier8
Evaluation of climate effect on resilient modulus of granular subgrade material8
Simulating active layer temperature based on weather factors on the Qinghai–Tibetan Plateau using ANN and wavelet-ANN models8
Investigation on the mixed mode fracture toughness of freshwater ice using the semi-circular bend method8
Experimental on thermal performance of bridge deck with hydronic heating system8
Air-convection-reflective sheds: A mitigation technique that stopped degradation and promoted permafrost recovery under the Alaska Highway, south-western Yukon, Canada8
A low resource subglacial bedrock sampler: The percussive rapid access isotope drill (P-RAID)8
Cement soil stabilization for underground liquid natural gas storage8
Impact ice adhesion strength of stainless steel 304 as determined on a centrifuge test stand8