Date of Award

5-6-1937

Degree Type

Bachelors Thesis

Degree Name

Bachelor of Science in Metallurgical Engineering

Department

Metallurgy

First Advisor

Curtis L. Wilson

Second Advisor

Ettore A. Perretti

Third Advisor

Alfred E. Koenig

Abstract

A hydrometallurgical process for the recovery of copper from flotation concentrates has long been con­sidered an attractive possibility. The object of such a method is to produce electrolytic copper without resorting to expensive matte smelting and converting.