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. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-11-01 to 2023-11-01.)
Freeze-thaw performance of a cement-treated expansive soil97
A study on mechanical properties and damage model of rock subjected to freeze-thaw cycles and confining pressure70
An NMR-based investigation of pore water freezing process in sandstone68
Rock bridge fracturing characteristics in granite induced by freeze-thaw and uniaxial deformation revealed by AE monitoring and post-test CT scanning67
Modeling of coupled transfer of water, heat and solute in saline loess considering sodium sulfate crystallization60
Effect of different aggregate treatment techniques on the freeze-thaw and sulfate resistance of recycled aggregate concrete59
Influence of freeze-thaw cycles on microstructure and hydraulic conductivity of saline intact loess56
A novel shearing fracture morphology method to assess the influence of freeze–thaw actions on concrete–granite interface50
Study on the mechanical properties and damage constitutive model of frozen weakly cemented red sandstone50
Freeze-thaw damage evolution of fractured rock mass using nuclear magnetic resonance technology50
Application of physical snowpack models in support of operational avalanche hazard forecasting: A status report on current implementations and prospects for the future48
Study on the durability and failure mechanism of concrete modified with nanoparticles and polypropylene fiber under freeze-thaw cycles and sulfate attack46
Parameterization of soil freezing characteristic curve for unsaturated soils42
Damage characteristics and energy-dissipation mechanism of frozen–thawed sandstone subjected to loading41
Engineering risk analysis in cold regions: State of the art and perspectives40
Experimental investigation on rock mechanical properties and infrared radiation characteristics with freeze-thaw cycle treatment39
Theoretical and experimental study of the frost heaving characteristics of the saturated sandstone under low temperature38
Study on the microscopic damage evolution and dynamic fracture properties of sandstone under freeze-thaw cycles37
Assessment of soil thermal conduction using artificial neural network models37
Deterioration of dynamic mechanical properties of granite due to freeze-thaw weathering: Considering the effects of moisture conditions37
Freeze-thaw cycling impact on the shear behavior of frozen soil-concrete interface36
Influence of plasticity on unfrozen water content of frozen soils as determined by nuclear magnetic resonance34
A study on frost heave and thaw settlement of soil subjected to cyclic freeze-thaw conditions based on hydro-thermal-mechanical coupling analysis34
Strength and microstructure characteristics of cement-soda residue solidified/stabilized zinc contaminated soil subjected to freezing–thawing cycles32
Impact of freeze-thaw on the physical properties and compressibility of saturated clay31
Temperature field characteristics and influencing factors on frost depth of a highway tunnel in a cold region31
Effect of freeze-thaw on freezing point of a saline loess30
The application of elevation corrected MERRA2 reanalysis ground surface temperature in a permafrost model on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau30
Micro-structural, petro-graphical and mechanical studies of schist rocks under the freezing-thawing cycles29
Investigating the release and flow of snow avalanches at the slope-scale using a unified model based on the material point method29
The effect of microstructural evolution on the permeability of sandstone under freeze-thaw cycles28
Changes in the permafrost temperatures from 2003 to 2015 in the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau27
Static-dynamic coupling mechanical properties and constitutive model of artificial frozen silty clay under triaxial compression27
Dynamic ice accretion process and its effects on the aerodynamic drag characteristics of a power transmission cable model26
Evolution of soil-water and shrinkage characteristics of an expansive clay during freeze-thaw and drying-wetting cycles25
Comparing frost heave characteristics in cut and embankment sections along a high-speed railway in seasonally frozen ground of Northeast China25
Simulation and optimization of road deicing salt usage based on Water-Ice-Salt Model24
Field experimental study of the characteristics of heat and water transfer during frost heaving24
Field measurement of air temperature in a cold region tunnel in northeast China24
Fractional derivative-based creep constitutive model of deep artificial frozen soil23
Accumulative plastic strain behaviors and microscopic structural characters of artificially freeze-thaw soft clay under dynamic cyclic loading23
Experimental study on the strength, deformation and crack evolution behaviour of red sandstone samples containing two ice-filled fissures under triaxial compression23
A fully coupled thermo-hydro-mechanical model for fractured rock masses in cold regions23
Water and salt migration mechanisms of saturated chloride clay during freeze-thaw in an open system22
Deformation properties of coarse-grained sulfate saline soil under the freeze-thaw-precipitation cycle22
Experimental study on improving the engineering properties of coarse grain sulphate saline soils with inorganic materials22
The resilient moduli of five Canadian soils under wetting and freeze-thaw conditions and their estimation by using an artificial neural network model22
Assessing frost heave susceptibility of gravelly soils based on multivariate adaptive regression splines model22
A creep model for frozen sand of Qinghai-Tibet based on Nishihara model22
Feasibility study on ice content measurement of frozen soil using actively heated FBG sensors21
Finite element cohesive fracture modeling of asphalt mixture based on the semi-circular bending (SCB) test and self-affine fractal cracks at low temperatures21
An open source, versatile, affordable waves in ice instrument for scientific measurements in the Polar Regions20
Probability of a ship becoming beset in ice along the Northern Sea Route – A Bayesian analysis of real-life data20
Electrical properties of frozen saline clay and their relationship with unfrozen water content19
Prediction method for galloping features of transmission lines based on FEM and machine learning19
Experimental investigation of dynamic shear modulus and damping ratio of Qinghai-Tibet frozen silt under multi-stage cyclic loading19
A damage and elastic-viscoplastic constitutive model of frozen soil under uniaxial impact loading and its numerical implementation18
Microwave deicing efficiency and dielectric property of road concrete modified using different wave absorbing material18
An analytical solution for frost heave force by the multifactor of coupled heat and moisture transfer in cold-region tunnels18
Experimental study on the cooling performance of shading boards with different emissivities at the underside18
Estimates of spectral wave attenuation in Antarctic sea ice, using model/data inversion18
Determining forest parameters for avalanche simulation using remote sensing data18
Pavement damage behaviour of urban roads in seasonally frozen saline ground regions18
Discrete element simulation of the resistance of a ship in unconsolidated ridges18
A more sustainable approach for producing less expensive electrically conductive concrete mixtures: Experimental and FE study17
Distribution laws of freeze-thaw cycles and unsaturated concrete experiments in cold-region tunnels17
Intercomparison of UAV platforms for mapping snow depth distribution in complex alpine terrain17
Deformation behaviors and meso–structure characteristics variation of the weathered soil of Pisha sandstone caused by freezing–thawing effect17
Comparisons of sea ice motion and deformation, and their responses to ice conditions and cyclonic activity in the western Arctic Ocean between two summers17
Effect of different freezing modes on the water-heat-vapor behavior in unsaturated coarse-grained filling exposed to freezing and thawing17
Influence of air-entraining agent and freeze-thaw action on pore structure in high-strength concrete by using CT-Scan technology17
Analytical solution of frost heaving force and stress distribution in cold region tunnels under non-axisymmetric stress and transversely isotropic frost heave of surrounding rock17
Effects of remoulding and wetting-drying-freezing-thawing cycles on the pore structures of Yanji mudstones17
Stability behavior of a reservoir soil bank slope under freeze-thaw cycles in cold regions17
Zeta potential of cation-treated soils and its implication on unfrozen water mobility17
Strength and durability of flyash, GGBS and cement clinker stabilized dispersive soil17
Experimental study of ship resistance in artificial ice floes17
Long-term variations of river ice breakup timing across Canada and its response to climate change16
Experimental study of ice accretion on S826 & S832 wind turbine blade profiles16
An elasto-plastic constitutive model for frozen soil subjected to cyclic loading16
Study on phase changes of ice and salt in saline soils16
Microcapsule and polymer reinforcement techniques developed asphalt for use of pothole repairs in winter and rainy seasons16
The development of electric heating coating with temperature controlling capability for anti-icing/de-icing16
Experimental investigation on shear characteristics of ice–frozen clay interface16
Pore water freezing characteristic in saline soils based on pore size distribution16
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)16
Ground temperature and deformation characteristics of anti-freeze-thaw embankments in permafrost and seasonal frozen ground regions of China16
A new method for estimating salt expansion in saturated saline soils during cooling based on electrical conductivity16
Development and performance research of new sensitive materials for microwave deicing pavement at different frequencies15
Evaluating the performance of an operational infrasound avalanche detection system at three locations in the Swiss Alps during two winter seasons15
The experiment of fracture mechanics characteristics of Yellow River Ice15
Aerodynamic shape optimization of wind turbine blades for minimizing power production losses due to icing15
Experimental study of rate-dependent uniaxial compressive behaviors of two artificial frozen sandy clay soils15
Effect of freeze-thaw cycles on the strength behaviour of recompacted loess in true triaxial tests15
Numerical simulations of development of snowdrifts on long-span spherical roofs15
A thermodynamic model for calculating the unfrozen water content of frozen soil15
Spatiotemporal dynamics assessment of snow cover to infer snowline elevation mobility in the mountainous regions15
Optimization analysis of heavy metal pollutants removal from fine-grained soil by freeze-thaw and washing technology14
Snow liquid water content measurement using an open-ended coaxial probe (OECP)14
A novel evaluation method for accumulative plastic deformation of granular materials subjected to cyclic loading: Taking frozen subgrade soil as an example14
Effect of cryogenic temperature on static fracture of concrete having different structural sizes: Experimental tests14
A mathematic model for the soil freezing characteristic curve: the roles of adsorption and capillarity14
Bridging local parameters with global mechanical properties in bonded discrete elements for ice load prediction on conical structures14
Crude oil migration in sea-ice: Laboratory studies of constraints on oil mobilization and seasonal evolution14
Influence of cyclic freezing-thawing treatment on shear behaviors of granite fracture under dried and saturated conditions14
Avalanche decision-making frameworks: Classification and description of underlying factors14
A deep learning forecasting method for frost heave deformation of high-speed railway subgrade14
Energy absorption characteristics and theoretical analysis of frozen clay with pre-existing cracks under uniaxial compressive impact load14
Study on the mesostructural evolution mechanism of compacted loess subjected to various weathering actions14
Cyclic behaviour of coarse-grained materials exposed to freeze-thaw cycles: Experimental evidence and evolution model14
Shear behavior at interface between compacted clay liner–geomembrane under freeze-thaw cycles14
An elastoplastic binary medium constitutive model for saturated frozen soils13
The deformation and microstructure characteristics of expansive soil under freeze–thaw cycles with loads13
Review on flashover risk prediction method of iced insulator based on icing monitoring technology13
Climate change impacts on Peace River ice thickness and implications to ice-jam flooding of Peace-Athabasca Delta, Canada13
Pile-soil interface characteristics in ice-poor frozen ground under varying exposure temperature13
Harmonized European ground snow load map: Analysis and comparison of national provisions13
A fast- freezing system to enhance the freezing force of cast-in-place pile quickly in permafrost regions13
Study on the frost heave behavior of the freezing unsaturated silty clay13
The coupled moisture-heat process of a water-conveyance tunnel constructed by artificial ground freezing method13
Simulation of snow management in Alpine ski resorts using three different snow models13
Experimental study on frost heaving behavior of soil under different loading paths13
Study on cyclically dynamic behavior of tailing soil exposed to freeze-thaw cycles13
Effect of freeze-thaw cycles on characteristics of marl soils treated by electroosmosis application13
CFD-DEM based full-scale ship-ice interaction research under FSICR ice condition in restricted brash ice channel13
Combining random forests and class-balancing to discriminate between three classes of avalanche activity in the French Alps13
Strength and deformation characteristics of silty clay under frozen and unfrozen states12
New insights into the frost heave behavior of coarse grained soils for high-speed railway roadbed: Clustering effect of fines12
Experimental study on mechanical interaction between buried pipe and soil during freezing12
Splitting tensile mechanical properties of plain ice and fiber - reinforced ice12
Effect of Cassie-Baxter versus Wenzel states on ice adhesion: A fracture toughness approach12
An experimental study of rain erosion effects on a hydro-/ice-phobic coating pertinent to Unmanned-Arial-System (UAS) inflight icing mitigation12
Temporal and spatial evolution of temperature field of single freezing pipe in large velocity infiltration configuration12
The non-woven geotextiles as strategies for mitigating the impacts of climate change on glaciers12
Estimating the snow water equivalent from snow depth measurements in the Italian Alps12
The effect and parameter analysis of stress release holes on decreasing frost heaves in seasonal frost areas12
Finite element study on temperature field of subway connection aisle construction via artificial ground freezing method12
Ice jam formation, breakup and prediction methods based on hydroclimatic data using artificial intelligence: A review12
Influence of snow cover on temperature field of frozen ground12
Comparing satellite and helicopter-based methods for observing crevasses, application in East Antarctica12
Experimental study of thickening effectiveness of two herders for in-situ burning of crude oils on water12
Influence of nano-silica on the performances of concrete under the negative-temperature curing condition12
Quantifying the overall effect of artificial glacier melt reduction in Switzerland, 2005–201912
Energy and mass balance dynamics of the seasonal snowpack at two high-altitude sites in the Himalaya12
Experimental study on surface wave modifications by different ice covers12
Experimental and kinetic modeling study of multistage freezing-melting process and salt rejection of seawater12
A new thermo-time domain reflectometry approach to quantify soil ice content at temperatures near the freezing point11
Distribution rules and key features for the lining surface temperature of road tunnels in cold regions11
An analysis of vapour transfer in unsaturated freezing soils11
Model test on the development of thermal regime and frost heave of a gravelly soil under seepage during artificial freezing11
Experimental investigation on frost heave characteristics of saturated clay soil under different stress levels and temperature gradients11
Towards the assimilation of satellite reflectance into semi-distributed ensemble snowpack simulations11
Forcing and evaluating detailed snow cover models with stratigraphy observations11
Purification efficiency of natural freeze crystallization for urban wastewaters11
Anti-frost heave design method for a parabolic canal based on the hydraulic optimal solution set in seasonally frozen regions11
Application of machine learning methods for snow avalanche susceptibility mapping in the Parlung Tsangpo catchment, southeastern Qinghai-Tibet Plateau11
Acoustic emissions from in situ compression and indentation experiments on sea ice11
Mechanism of shear strength deterioration of soil-rock mixture after freeze–thaw cycles11
Optimization design and prediction of the snow-melting pavement based on electrical-thermal system11
Hydration investigation of negative temperature concrete at early age based on low-field nuclear magnetic resonance11
Influence of temperature and fiber content on direct shear properties of plain ice and fiber-reinforced ice11
Probability prediction of pavement surface low temperature in winter based on bayesian structural time series and neural network11
Robust design of energy piles using a fuzzy set-based point estimate method11
Effects of wetting-drying-freezing-thawing cycles on mechanical behaviors of expansive soil11
The effect of adding polypropylene fibers on the freeze-thaw cycle durability of lignosulfonate stabilised clayey sand11
Effects of freeze-thaw cycles on the characteristics of the expansive soils treated by nanosilica and Electric Arc Furnace (EAF) slag11
Wind turbine performance in natural icing environments: A field characterization11
A long-term strength criterion for frozen clay under complex stress states10
Study of inverted T-shape insulator strings in icing conditions10
Study on the permafrost heat transfer mechanism and reasonable interval of separate embankment for the Qinghai-Tibet expressway10
Impact of hydro-thermal behaviour around a buried pipeline in cold regions10
Avalanche decision-making frameworks: Factors and methods used by experts10
Experimental study on AE response and damage evolution characteristics of frozen sandstone under uniaxial compression10
Laboratory evaluation of a sustainable additive for anti-icing asphalt10
Propeller-integrated airfoil heater system for small multirotor drones in icing environments: Anti-icing feasibility study10
Model test study on mechanical properties of pipe under the soil freeze-thaw condition10
Oceanographic observations in supercooled water: Protocols for mitigation of measurement errors in profiling and moored sampling10
Characterizing snow instability with avalanche problem types derived from snow cover simulations10
The ground thermal regime and permafrost warming at two upland, sloping, and undisturbed sites, Kunlun Mountain, Qinghai-Tibet Plateau10
Effect of freeze-thaw cycles on tensile properties of CFRP, bond behavior of CFRP-concrete, and flexural performance of CFRP-strengthened concrete beams10
Influence of seasonal freezing-thawing soils on seismic performance of high-rise cap pile foundation in permafrost regions10
Icing condition prediction of wind turbine blade by using artificial neural network based on modal frequency9
Micromechanical analysis of frozen silty clay-sand mixtures with different sand contents by triaxial compression testing combined with real-time CT scanning9
Soil hydrological process and migration mode influenced by the freeze-thaw process in the activity layer of permafrost regions in Qinghai-Tibet Plateau9
Mechanical behaviors of frozen clay under dynamic cyclic loadings with freeze-thaw cycles9
Freezing point and unfrozen water contents of permafrost soils: Estimation by the water potential method9
Nondestructive three-dimensional observations of flow finger and lateral flow development in dry snow using magnetic resonance imaging9
A model for evaluating settlement of clay subjected to freeze-thaw under overburden pressure9
Experimental study and simulation for unfrozen water and compressive strength of frozen soil based on artificial freezing technology9
Development of a novel vapor compression refrigeration system (VCRS) for permafrost cooling9
Coupling physical understanding and statistical modeling to estimate ice jam flood frequency in the northern Peace-Athabasca Delta under climate change9
Thermal control performance of the embankment with L-shaped thermosyphons and insulations along the Gonghe-Yushu Highway9
An investigation of snow drifting on low-sloped gable roofs: Wind-tunnel tests and CFD simulations9
Ice adhesion behavior of heterogeneous bituminous surfaces9
Low temperature performances of fiber-reinforced asphalt mixtures for surface, binder, and base layers9
Avalanche susceptibility mapping with the use of frequency ratio, fuzzy and classical analytical hierarchy process for Uzungol area, Turkey9
Effect of a ventilated open structure on the stability of bored piles in permafrost regions of the Tibetan Plateau9
Ice-seabed interaction modeling in clay by using evolutionary design of generalized group method of data handling9
Roll to roll coating of carbon nanotube films for electro thermal heating9
Cohesive zone analysis of cylindrical ice adhesion: Determining whether interfacial toughness or strength controls fracture9
CFD simulation of snow redistribution on a bridge deck: Effect of barriers with different porosities9
Environmental factors affecting reproducibility of bioremediation field assays in Antarctica9
On the correlation between the forecast avalanche danger and avalanche risk taken by backcountry skiers in Switzerland9
Study on the geometric parameters of elbow ventiduct embankment in permafrost regions along the Qinghai-Tibet Engineering Corridor8
Observation and thermodynamic modeling of the influence of snow cover on landfast sea ice thickness in Prydz Bay, East Antarctica8
Numerical experiments on ice-structure interaction in shallow water8
Gap-filling snow-depth time-series with Kalman Filtering-Smoothing and Expectation Maximization: Proof of concept using spatially dense wireless-sensor-network data8
Visualizing cation treatment effects on frozen clay soils through μCT scanning8
Modeling of frozen soil-structure interface shear behavior by supervised deep learning8
Evaluation of threshold freezing conditions for winter road construction over discontinuous permafrost peatlands, subarctic Canada8
A hybrid ensemble modelling framework for the prediction of breakup ice jams on Northern Canadian Rivers8
Crevasse and rift detection in Antarctica from TerraSAR-X satellite imagery8
Time-dependence of mechanical behavior of Shikotsu welded tuff at sub-zero temperatures8
Simulating active layer temperature based on weather factors on the Qinghai–Tibetan Plateau using ANN and wavelet-ANN models8
Thermal influences of road engineering on permafrost underneath different surface condition in the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau8
Pot cover effect and its prevention: An experimental study in the field8
Surface evolution and dynamics of the Kangriz glacier, western Himalaya in past 50 years8
A study of supercooling in rivers8
The influence of non-linear stress-strain behavior of dense sand on seabed response to ice gouging8
Experimental investigation of snow drifting on flat roofs during snowfall: Impact of roof span and snowfall intensity8
Experimental investigation of the influence of salt on the phase transition temperature in saline soil8
Mechanical properties of rock samples with a single natural weak plane after freeze-thaw action8
Integration of optical, SAR and DEM data for automated detection of debris-covered glaciers over the western Nyainqentanglha using a random forest classifier8
Freezing-thawing performance of reactive MgO-admixed silty clay subjected to forced carbonation8
Computational fluid dynamics simulations of snow accumulation on infrared detection sensors using discrete phase model8
Predicting ice accretion from freezing rain on bridge stay cables8
Investigation on one-step preparation and anti-icing experiments of robust super-hydrophobic surface on wind turbine blades8
Exploring snow distribution dynamics in steep forested slopes with UAV-borne LiDAR8
Experimental study on adfreezing strength at the interface between silt and concrete8
Evaluation and improvement on the freeze-thaw durability performance of the polyurethane stabilized Pisha sandstone for water and soil conservation8
Analytical determination of the soil temperature distribution and freezing front position for linear arrangement of freezing pipes using the undetermined coefficient method8
Aerodynamic and aeroelastic wind tunnel model tests of overhead power lines in triangular configuration under different icing conditions8
Qualitative risk assessment and strategies for infrastructure on permafrost in the French Alps8
The influence of soil texture and environmental conditions on frozen soil infiltration: A numerical investigation8
Toward predicting expressway closures due to blowing snow events8
Salt frost resistance and micro characteristics of polynary blended concrete using in frost areas8
Ice lens induced interfacial hydraulic resistance in frost heave8
Analysis of acoustic emission characteristics of ice under three point bending8