Quarterly of the Colorado School of Mines v. 16 no. 4 : A symposium of studies and researches in the oil shale industry
Introduction: The oil shale chemist, or the oil shale engineer as a product of specialized and technical education, or as a product of practical experience, does not exist. Those who are doing the research and experimental work in the present early stages of the oil shale industry are invariably men who have had experience only in allied subjects. The author of these articles, Arthur J. Franks, is a member of the faculty of the Colorado School of Mines in the department of chemistry. As far as general training and study would fit a man to attack the present chemical problems involved in the ...