Date of Award

5-11-1953

Degree Type

Bachelors Thesis

Degree Name

Bachelor of Science in Metallurgical Engineering

Department

Metallurgy

First Advisor

Dr. Frederick A. Hames

Second Advisor

Dr. Earl C. Roberts

Third Advisor

Mr. Ralph I. Smith

Abstract

The decomposition of scheelite with hydrochloric acid was studied under conditions of variable acid concentration, time and temperature. The reactions were traced by weigh­ing material untransformed and, in some cases, by analyzing the transformation products.