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Snow and Ice Mechanics

7.5 Credits, Course, master's level, F7052T
During this course you will gain knowledge about snow and ice as a materials, its properties and how snow and ice affect our climate.

Students get to learn how snow and ice are formed and transformed. To determine the quality and properties of the snow, the students are introduced to different types of measurement technology and analysis of results. The results and knowledge are put into relevant contexts through special in-depth projects


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Nina Lintzen

Nina Lintzen, Associate Senior Lecturer

Organisation: Soil Mechanics, Mining and Geotechnical Engineering, Fluid and Experimental Mechanics, Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering, Department of Engineering Sciences and Mathematics
Phone: +46 (0)920 491747