Date of Award

6-1941

Document Type

Union College Only

Degree Name

Bachelor of Science

Department

Chemistry

Language

English

Abstract

It was found that dissolving silicic acid gels on glass surfaces with strong sodium hydroxide, peculiar etching patterns were formed before the gel dissolved. The observation lead to the study of the etching patterns by photographs and other data for it was believed that these patterns would reveal the structure of the gel.

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