Research report on the utilization of Kansas coal / Kansas State Teachers College, Pittsburg, Kansas to the Kansas State Industrial Development Commission and the City of Pittsburg; submitted by L.C. Heckert.
1 v. (various foliations) : ill. (1 folded) ; 28 cm.
"A report of the research work at Kansas State Teachers College during the years 1939-41 under the auspices of the Kansas Industrial Development Commission and the City of Pittsburg, Kansas"--P .
Appendices by Overman, Barr, Tisot, and Barrett are copies of their M.S. theses.
Includes bibliographical references.
The coking of Kansas coal / L. C. Heckert -- A study of the system silicon dioxide-aluminum oxide-ferric oxide and its relation to clinker formation / Ralph T. Overman -- Kansas coal -- The effect of added chemicals on the elimination of sulfur during the coking process / Maurice Oren Barr -- The utilization of Pittsburg coke in foundry work / Maurice O. Barr -- Neoprene from tri-state materials / L.C. Heckert, George B. Weeks -- Production of acetylene from methane / O.B. Gerrish -- Analysis of tar / Robert W. Barrett -- An analytical distillation of the hydrocarbon portion of Pittsburg, Kansas, coal tar / Pete Remo Tisot -- Plant hormone studies. I. The preparation of 1-naphthaleneacetic acid / Robert Westlake Barrett.