Calendar Of Dalhousie College And University by Dalhousie UniversityCalendar Of Dalhousie College And University by Dalhousie University

Calendar Of Dalhousie College And University

byDalhousie University

Paperback | May 14, 2012

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1907 Excerpt: ...upon some mining or metallurgical topic. The object is to acquaint the student with the general methods of scientific research, and to give him a measure of ability in making a detailed practical report upon mines or works in actual operation. The Thesis will probably fall into one of three classes: (1.) For students wishing to specialize in metal mining, the paper will treat either of some metalliferous mine and its operation, or some problem in ore dressing. If the former, the study will include the structure and economic geology of the locality, the best method of working for that particular deposit, design for mill, if the operations have not begun,or a plan and specifications of the works, if already established. If an ore dressing problem is studied, the thesis will treat of such subjects as the combination of graded crushing, jigging, water classification, table concentration, etc., which will give the best results at the lowest cost on any special ore wnich may be selected as offering special difficulties. (2.) For students specializing in coal mining the thesis will usually take the form of a detailed report on the operation of some colliery which may be selected as typical of modern practice, or of some coking or coal washing plant. (3.) For students wishing to specialize in metallurgy, the thesis will under ordinary circumstances take the form of a special research in assaying or some metallurgical method, or in metallography. If desired, the student may take up the study of some of the departments of a steel works, such as the operating of a blast furnace, an open hearth furnace, a converter, a rolling mill, etc. The work of the thesis is in part interwoven with the ordinary classes of the fourth year, and some of the field, laboratory and libra...
Title:Calendar Of Dalhousie College And UniversityFormat:PaperbackDimensions:72 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.15 inPublished:May 14, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217453473

ISBN - 13:9780217453479