North-Central Section - 42nd Annual Meeting (2425 April 2008)
Session No. 31 Friday, 25 April 2008
1:40 PM-5:00 PM, Casino Aztar Conference Center: Maple B

T12. Coal for the 21st Century: New Science for New Applications

Maria Mastalerz and John Rupp, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
31-11:40 PM PALYNOLOGY, STRATIGRAPHY AND PALEOECOLOGY OF LATE ATOKAN COALS IN SOUTHWESTERN INDIANA AND WESTERN KENTUCKY: EBLE, Cortland F., Kentucky Geological Survey, University of Kentucky, 228 Mining and Mineral Resources Bldg, Lexington, KY 40506-0107, eble@uky.edu, GREB, Stephen F., Kentucky Geological Survey, 228 MMRB, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506-0107, MASTALERZ, Maria, Indiana Geological Survey, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405-2208, and MEIGHEN, Penny, Marshall Miller & Associates, 125 N. Weinbach Ave, Suite #230, Evansville, IN 47711
31-22:00 PM EVOLUTION OF A PEAT-CONTEMPORANEOUS CHANNEL: GALATIA CHANNEL, PENNSYLVANIAN OF ILLINOIS BASIN: NELSON, W. John, Illinois State Geol Survey, 615 E Peabody Drive, Champaign, IL 61820, jnelson@isgs.uiuc.edu, ELRICK, Scott D., Coal Section, Illinois State Geological Survey, 615 E. Peabody Dr, Champaign, IL 61820, and DIMICHELE, William A., Paleobiology, National Museum of Nat History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560
31-32:20 PM SPLIT COAL ORIGIN AS FLOATING PEAT MATS: SPRINGFIELD COAL, ILLINOIS: ELRICK, Scott D., Coal Section, Illinois State Geological Survey, 615 E. Peabody Dr, Champaign, IL 61820, elrick@isgs.uiuc.edu, NELSON, W. John, Illinois State Geol Survey, 615 E Peabody Drive, Champaign, IL 61820, and DIMICHELE, William A., Paleobiology, National Museum of Nat History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560
 2:40 PM Break
31-43:00 PM GEOLOGY OF THE VANCLEVE COAL BED, BETSIE SHALE MEMBER, AND FROZEN SANDSTONE MEMBER (GRUNDY AND PIKEVILLE FORMATIONS) NEAR VANCLEVE, KENTUCKY: GREB, Stephen F., Kentucky Geological Survey, Lexington, KY 40506-0107, greb@uky.edu and EBLE, Cortland F., Kentucky Geological Survey, University of Kentucky, 228 Mining and Mineral Resources Bldg, Lexington, KY 40506-0107
31-53:20 PM ORIGIN OF IRON SULFIDE IN COAL: ZHU, Yan Ming, School of Resource and Earth Science, China University of Mining and Technology, School of Resource and Earth Science, China University of Mining and Technology, Xuzhou, 221008, China, lchyi@uakron.edu and CHYI, L.L., Geology and Environmental Science, The University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325, lchyi@uakron.edu
31-63:40 PM MONITORING CO2 ADSORPTION INTO THE COAL: APPLICATION OF SANS AND USANS TECHNIQUES: MELNICHENKO, Yuri1, RADLINSKI, Andrzej2, CHENG, Gang1, and MASTALERZ, Maria3, (1) Neutron Sacttering Sciences Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, One Bethel Valley Rd, Oak Ridge, TN 37831-6393, melnichenkoy@ornl.gov, (2) Geoscience Australia, Cnr Hindmarsh Drive and Jerrabomberra Avenue, Canberra City, ACT 2601, Australia, (3) Indiana Geological Survey, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405-2208
31-74:00 PM PETROLOGY AND CHEMISTRY OF FLY ASHES FROM A WESTERN KENTUCKY POWER PLANT: LEGACY OF SHIFTING FUEL SUPPLIES: STUCKER, J.D.1, RICHARDSON, Allison R.1, HEDGES, Daniel H.1, and HOWER, James C.2, (1) Earth & Env. Sciences, University of Kentucky, 101 Slone Bldg, Lexington, KY 40506-0053, allison86@uky.edu, (2) Center for Applied Energy Research, University of Kentucky, 2540 Research Park Drive, Lexington, KY 40511
31-84:20 PM REUSES FOR MINED AREAS: SHAFFER, Nelson R.1, MASTALERZ, Maria2, and MEYER, Becky1, (1) Indiana Geological Survey, Indiana Univ, 611 North Walnut Grove, Bloomington, IN 47405, shaffern@indiana.edu, (2) Indiana Geological Survey, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405-2208

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