Open file and miscellaneous reports

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Resource-Information Circulars

601 Summary of Mississippi Mineral Resources; Dr. Oscar L. Paulson, Jr. and Tony R. Stuart; October, 1979; 67 pgs.

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Report of Investigations

791 Biostratigraphic Correlation of Mississippi Coastal Zone Aquifers for Management Purposes; Dr. Oscar L. Paulson, Jr. and Richard K. Clem; October, 1979; 15 pgs.

792 The Effects of the Phillips Fault Zone on Subsurface Jurassic Sediments and Petroleum Production of Jasper County, Mississippi; Dr. Oscar L. Paulson, Jr. and Frank T. Pescatore, Jr.; October, 1979; 15 pgs.

793 Preliminary Report on the Aggregates in the Tombigbee River Drainage Basin North of Amory, Mississippi; Dr. Ernest L. Russell, Dr. Donald M. Keady, and Dr. Thomas W. Lins; September 30, 1979; 39 pgs.

794 A Survey and Assessment of Reef Shell Resources in Mississippi Sound; Dr. William J. Demoran; December, 1979; 19 pgs.

79-5 Identification of Coal Seams in the Subsurface of Itawamba and Monroe Counties, Mississippi; Mr. Alvin R. Bicker, Jr.; October, 1979; 9 pgs.

79-8 Evaluation of LANDSAT Imagery as an Exploration Tool in Petroleum Exploration in Mississippi; Dr. Velon H. Minshew, Tsean-Shu P. Lee and Conrad Gazzier; June, 1979; 21 pgs.

79-10 Stratigraphy and Economic Geology of the Eastabutchie Quadrangle, Forrest and Jones Counties, Mississippi; Dr. Richard L. Bowen; February, 1980; 17 pgs.

79-14 Engineering Design and Cost Estimate for Gasification of Mississippi Lignites; Dr. David Cornell; 1980; 35 pgs.

79-18 Engineering Properties of Mississippi Clays; Dr. William B. Hall; November, 1979, 19 pgs.

79-19 Identification of Current Lignite Research Projects in the United States and Its Applicability to Future Research in Mississippi; Dr. Henry W. Haynes, Jr. and Dr. David Cornell; August 6, 1979; 11 pgs.

801 Coal and Lignite Severance Tax; Dr. A.L. Sage, III; October 16, 1980; 17 pgs.

801 The Estimated Economic Impact of the Proposed Delta Star Mine at Sledge, Mississippi, on the Surrounding Area; Dr. Kenneth W. Hollman, S. Cabell Shull, and R. Stanley Herren; December, 1980; 67 pgs.

80-9 Utilization of LANDSAT Imagery for Tectonic Analysis of the Wiggins Arch, Mississippi; Dr. Velon H. Minshew and Tsean-Shu P. Lee; September, 1981; 9 pgs.

80-24 Structural Evaluation of Selected Areas in Mississippi Utilizing Landsat Imagery; Dr. Velon H. Minshew and Tsean-Shu P. Lee Su; June, 1980; 31 pgs.

80-24 Utilization of Imagery Remote Sensing Techniques as a Mapping Tool in the Southern Counties of the Mississippi Black Warrior Basin; Dr. Velon H. Minshew and Tsean-Shu P. Lee; June 1981; 17 pgs.

81-1 Resource Evaluation of Lower Pennsylvanian (Pottsville) Depositional Systems of the Western Warrior Coal Field, Alabama and Mississippi; Dr. A.W. Cleaves, III; November, 1981; 124 pgs.

81-9 Scattering of an Electromagnetic Wave by a Buried Cylinder; Dr. Chalmers M. Butler and Dr. Allen W. Glisson; November, 1981; 27 pgs.

82-1 Discrimination of Active Gravel Operations Using LANDSAT MSS Data; David Phil Turnipseed and W. Frank Miller; April, 1982; 72 pgs.

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Report of Student Investigations

781 Late Pleistocene-Holocene Depositional Systems, Southern Hancock County, Mississippi; Freddie John Pellegrin; June, 1978; 88 pgs.

791 Application of LANDSAT Imagery for Regional Geologic and Geomorphic Mapping in Northern Mississippi; Wutti Uttamo; August, 1979; 64 pgs.

801 Petrology of North Mississippi Bauxite: A Case for Depositional Bauxite and Kaolin; Charles Nelson Thompson; June, 1981; 137 pgs.

802 Ironstones and Associated Strata of Peters Creek Watershed: Panola County, Mississippi; Drukell Brian Trahan; July, 1980; 54 pgs.

820 Genesis of Bentonite in the Upper Cretaceous Strata of Monroe County, Mississippi; Robert K. Merrill; May, 1981; 45 pgs.

821 Petrography, Environments of Deposition, and Provenance of the Lower Pennsylvanian Pottsville Formation Sandstones in the Warrior Basin of Alabama; William T. Pfleeger, Jr.; November, 1981; 73 pgs.

822 Computer Mapping Investigation of the Alcorn County Subsurface Geology, Northeast Mississippi; Barbara A. Madlinger; April, 1982; 60 pgs.

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Miscellaneous Investigations

95-1 X-Ray Analysis of Clay Samples from the Porters Creek Formation, Tippah County, MS; David M. Patrick and Md Momin Kamal Uddin; October, 1994; 12 pgs.

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Miscellaneous Staff Activity Reports

A94-1 Examination of Reported Sinkhole Near Shelby, Bolivar County, Mississippi; Charles T. Swann, James L. Harding, and Cathy A. Grace; June, 1994; 3 pgs., no charge.

A94-2 Consultation with Vulcan materials Company, Iuka, Mississippi; James L. Harding; June, 1994; 2 pgs., no charge.

A94-3 Examination of Samples from the Clayton Formation of Tippah County, Mississippi; Charles T. Swann; August, 1994; 1 pg., no charge.

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Technical Report Series

TR 97-1 The Engineering Properties of Mississippi Clays; An edited compilation of Open-File Reports of The Mississippi Mineral Resources Institute; April, 1997; 72 pgs.

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Open-File Reports

1979

79-5 Mineralogy of Mississippi Coastal Sands; Dr. Frederick H. Manley; 73 pgs.

79-6 Resource Capability Analysis of the Golden Triangle Region; Dr. Gary K. Higgs and Dr. Michael P. O'Neill; August 14, 1979; 145 pgs.

79-7 Petrology of Mississippi Clays; Dr. William R. Reynolds; June 30, 1979; 62 pgs.

79-9 Petrology and Geochemistry of Subsurface Igneous Rocks in Humphreys and Sharkey Counties, Ms.; Dr. Daniel A. Sundeen; September 10, 1979; 24 pgs.

79-11 Depositional Systems and Lignite Resources of the Wilcox Group and Meridian Sandstone (Tallahatta Formation) of Northern Mississippi; Dr. A. W. Cleaves, III.; 1979; 65 pgs. Update; 25 pgs.

79-13 Field Study of Vertebrates at Tatum Dome Nuclear Test Site; Dr. Edmund D. Keiser; October 6, 1979; 7 pgs.

79-15 Establishment of a Mineral Resources Law Research Program; Mrs. Dixie Criddle; 1979; 64 pgs.

79-16 Research Plan for the Mineral Resources of the Coastal Area and Marine Environment of the State of Ms.; Charles K. Eleuterius; 34 pgs.

79-17 Determination of Degree Offerings in Mineral and Mining Engineering; Dr. Bob N. Cage and Nancy Woodman; 1979; 101 pgs.

79-20 Aggregates in Mississippi -- A Study of Engineering Characteristics; Dr. K. P. George; November, 1979; 8 pgs.

79-21 Planning for an Environmental System and Model for the Mississippi Alluvial Valley, Quitman County, Mississippi; Dr. Ray Frederking and Dr. Michael L. Bridge; September 10, 1979; 18 pgs.

79-22 Research Planning Proposal for Developing Two-Year Mining and Mineral Technology; Dr. Bob N. Cage; September 29, 1979; 4 pgs.

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1980

80-1 Kaolinite Types of North Mississippi: A Resource of High Aluminum Clay; Dr. William R. Reynolds; July 31, 1981; 38 pgs.

80-4 Petrology and Geochemistry of Igneous Rocks in Washington and Issaquena Counties, West Central Mississippi; Dr. Daniel A. Sundeen; 1980; 25 pgs. (19.2MB PDF)

80-5 Biologic Planning Proposal -- Impact on Strip Mining; Dr. B. S. Sekhon; November 7, 1980; 7 pgs.

80-7 Mineralogy of Mississippi Coastal Sands; Dr. Frederick H. Manley; 1980; 15 pgs.

80-10 Investigation and Reporting of Environmental Impact of Dry Pit Lignite Mining in the Sledge Area; Dr. Ray Frederking; October 21, 1979; 26 pgs.

80-11 Review of Lower Division Pre-Engineering Curricula at Public Supported Four-Year Institutions in Mississippi; Dr. Bob N. Cage; 1980; 13 pgs.

80-12 Change Discrimination in Gravel Operations via LANDSAT; W. Frank Miller and David P. Turnipseed; August 29, 1980; 84 pgs.

80-13 Assessment of the Biology of Selected Aquatic Systems of the Mississippi Alluvial Plain of Northwest Mississippi with Recommendations for Future Research; Dr. Luther A. Knight, Jr.; August 15, 1980; 19 pgs.

80-14 Recommendations for Biological Studies on Amphibians, Reptiles, and Mammals to Precede, Concur with, and to Follow Lignite Mining in the Delta Counties of Mississippi; Dr. Edmund D. Keiser; August 15, 1980; 36 pgs.

80-16 Preliminary Petrographic Analysis of Selected Mississippi Coals; Dr. Franz Froelicher; May, 1980; 11 pgs.

80-17 An Investigation of Existing Open Pit Mining and Mineral Engineering Technology and Mississippi Applications; Dr. William R. Reynolds; May 30, 1980; 11 pgs.

80-19 Microbial Desulfurization of Mississippi Lignites; Dr. Douglas Cork; November, 1980; 11 pgs.

80-21 Chemical-Physical Properties of Mississippi Lignites; Dr. Donald C. Duffey; December 30, 1980; 3 pgs.

80-22 Engineering Properties of Mississippi Clays; Dr. William B. Hall; August, 1980; 13 pgs.

80-23 Gasification of Mississippi Lignites: Interim Report; Dr. Henry W. Haynes; May, 1980; 10 pgs.

80-25 Petrographic Analysis of the Wilcox Lignites in Mississippi; Dr. Franz Froelicher; 1980; 85 pgs.

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1981

81-2 Lithology and Clay Minerals Variation in the Middle Phase of the Paleocene Porters Creek Formation of Mississippi; Simms O'Neal Raybon; August, 1982; 110 pgs.

81-3 Mississippi Carbon Dioxide Resources; Dr. Oscar L. Paulson, Jr.; August, 1981; 20 pgs.

81-4S Petrology and Geochemistry of Igneous Rocks in LeFlore and Holmes Counties, West-Central Mississippi; Daniel A. Sundeen; 1981; 21 pgs. (Appendix also available; 600 pgs.)

81-5 Structural Evaluation of Selected Areas in Mississippi Utilizing Landsat Imagery; Dr. Velon H. Minshew and Tsean-Shu P. Lee; June, 1980; 29 pgs.

81-6 Mississippi Mineral Resources Legal Program; Dr. A.L. Sage, III.; August 31, 1981; 12 pgs.

81-11 Research Development-Resources Capability Analysis Division; Dr. Ray Frederking; 1981; 4 pgs.

81-15S Investigation of Oil and Gas Well Correlation with Landsat Derived Features and Causing Mechanisms; Dr. J.A. Roux; July, 1982; 46 pgs.

81-17 Preliminary Development of a Mining Engineering Program; Dr. James R. Woolsey; June, 1981; 5 pg.

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1982

82-5S Petrology and Geochemistry of Igneous Rocks in a Seven-County Area in Northwestern Mississippi; Daniel A. Sundeen; December 20, 1982; 28 pgs.

82-6S Effective Life of Vegetative Filters Used for Sediment Control; John C. Haynes and James E. Hairston; November, 1982; 99 pgs.

82-7S Final Technical Report of Mississippi Mineral Resources Legal Program, Fiscal Year 1982; A.L. Sage, III.; December, 1982; 6 pgs.

82-8S Final Report - Engineering Properties of Mississippi Clays; William B. Hall; 16 pgs.

82-9S Fluidized Bed Combustion of Mississippi Lignite; Dr. W.E. Genetti; December, 1982; 13 pgs.

82-10S Reconnaissance Testing of Seismic Stratigraphy Models for Mineral Resource Exploration of Offshore Mississippi; Davy N. Simonson and Maurice A. Meylan; May, 1983; 125 pgs.

82-14S X-ray Diffraction and Sem Analysis; Raymond R. Stasiak; November, 1982; 3 pgs.

82-17S The Sedimentology of Red Bluff, Marion County, Mississippi; Mark L. Smith and Dr. Maurice A. Meylan; October 6, 1982; 13 pgs.

82-18S Hydrological/Geochemical Search for Sandstone-Type Uranium Deposits in Forrest and Jones Counties, Southeastern Mississippi; Winston Russell; September 28, 1982; 32 pgs.

82-19 Report on The Distribution and Occurrence of Lignite Within the Wilcox Group in Kemper and Lauderdale Counties, Mississippi; Walter O'Niell; November, 1982; 21 pgs.

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1983

83-1F Final Technical Report FY 1983 Mineral Law Program; A.L. Sage, III.; 4 pgs.

83-1S The Economics of Producing and Marketing Aggregate in Northwest Mississippi: An Analysis of Market Expansion Potential; Lewis Smith; June 30, 1983; 100 pgs.

83-2S Investigation of Why Subsurface Geological Features Can Be Observed From Landsat Remote Sensing Data; J.A. Roux; July, 1983; 46 pgs.

83-3S Microbial Activity on Mississippi Lignites, Interim Report; Bailey Ward; December, 1982; 11 pgs. Final Report; August, 1983; 37 pgs.

83-4F Characterizing the Physical Properties of Mississippi Zeolites; Clint W. Williford; March, 1984; 3 pgs.

83-4S Fluidized Bed Combustion of Mississippi Lignites; William E. Genetti; April, 1984; 25 pgs.

83-5F Stratigraphy and Deposition of Clinoptilolite-Rich Beds in the Tallahatta Formation of Lauderdale and Clarke Counties, Mississippi; William R. Reynolds; April, 1984; 25 pgs.

83-5S Studies on Hydrologic Impact of Subsurface Mining of Lignite by Computational Modeling; S.Y. Wang; 1983; 71 pgs.

83-6S A Study of Secondary and Tertiary Oil Recovery Potential in Mississippi; Clifford E. George; August, 1983; 53 pgs.

83-7S Design and Operation of a Portable Airlift Dredge; James R. Woolsey and Anthony B. Wilson; May, 1984; 13 pgs.

83-8S Subsurface Wilcox Lignite Coal Characterization and Analysis from East Central Mississippi; Dr. Franz Froelicher and Mr. Michael J. Wright; January, 1984; 142 pgs.

83-9S Engineering Properties of Mississippi Clays; William B. Hall; August, 1983; 27 pgs.

83-10S Evaluation of the Micropulverization and Beneficiation of Lignite; W.G. Steele and C.W. Bouchillon; October, 1983; 19 pgs.

83-11S Hydrological/Geochemical Search for Sandstone-Type Uranium Deposits in Forrest, Jones, Perry, and Eastern Lamar Counties, Southeastern Mississippi; C. Winston Russell; January 31, 1984; 48 pgs.

83-13S Preliminary Reconnaissance for Industrial Minerals in Mississippi Sound and Adjacent Offshore Territories of Mississippi; James R. Woolsey; April, 1984; 21 pgs.

83-14 Remote Sensing Analysis and Oil and Gas Possibilities of the Belzoni Field Area, Humphreys County, Mississippi; Walter O'Niell; July, 1983; 31 pgs.

83-15 Field Test of the Geometrics Exploration Model GR-410 Portable Gamma Ray Spectrometer with a Model GPX-21 Detector, Marion County, Alabama; Walter O'Niell and Dorothy Bargeron; March, 1983; 28 pgs.

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1984

84-1F Enhancement of Landsat Petroleum Exploration in the Delta Region of Northwest Mississippi Using Gravity Data and Zeolite Geothermometry; Dr. Daniel A. Sundeen; November 30, 1984; 22 pgs.

84-1S Solar Zeolite Refrigeration System; J.A. Roux and S.C. Chang; July, 1984; 101 pgs.

84-2F Investigation of Wilcox (Lower Eocene) Lignites in Choctaw and Winston Counties, Mississippi; Darren Simison Dueitt & Franz Froelicher; November, 1984; 100 pgs.

84-2S Hydrological Impact of Surface Mining of Mississippi Lignite; S.Y. Wang; November, 1984; 39 pgs.

84-3F A Survey of Enhanced Oil Recovery by CO2 Flooding in Mississippi; Clifford E. George; August, 1984; 21 pgs.

84-3S Lignite Beneficiation and Drying, Status Report; W.G. Steele and C.W. Bouchillon; December, 1983; 7 pgs. Final Report; November, 1984; 24 pgs.

84-4F Subsurface Structure and Hydrocarbon Occurrence, Heidelburg-SandHill Graben System, Southeast Mississippi; J. Keith Bowman and Maurice A. Meylan; April, 1985; 152 pgs.

84-4S Potential Holocene Mineral Resources Under the Mississippi Sound-Sediment Analysis in the Framework of a New Stratigraphic System; Ervin G. Otvos; September, 1984; 13 pgs.

84-5F Petrologic Characterization of Post-Catahoula Sands and Gravels in Forrest and Lamar Counties, MS; Darral W. Kirby and David M. Patrick; October, 1984; 155 pgs.

84-5S Final Technical Report - Mineral Law Program; A.L. Sage, III.; November, 1984; 90 pgs.

84-6F Characterizing the Physical Properties of Mississippi Zeolites; Clint W. Williford, Jr.; November, 1984; 149 pgs.

84-7F Pyrolysis and Gasification of Mississippi Lignite in a Fixed Bed Gasifier; J.E. Clemmer and C.W. Williford; September, 1984; 132 pgs.

84-8F Fluidized Bed Combustion of Mississippi Lignite; W.E. Genetti; October, 1984; 50 pgs.

84-9F Petrology and Genesis of Clinoptilolite in the Tallahatta formation of Lauderdale and Clarke Counties, Mississippi; W.R. Reynolds; December, 1984; 94 pgs.

84-10 Review of the Geology and Mining Engineering of Mississippi Lignites; Walter L. O'Niell and Tracy W. Lusk; June, 1984; 42 pgs.

84-11 Remote Sensing Analysis of the Hollandale Area, Washington County, Mississippi; Walter L. O'Niell; September, 1984; 23 pgs.

84-12 Analysis of the Economic Impact of the Producing Counties and on the State of Development of Mississippi's Lignite Reserves; Dr. S. Cabell Shull, Dr. Michael V. Namorato, and Ms. Marsha Clayton; July, 1984; 119 pgs.

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1985

85-1C Application of Mississippi Clays to the Manufacture of Fatty Acid Dimmers; Clifford E. George and William B. Hall; August, 1985; 15 pgs.

85-1Fa Mississippi Lignite Utilization Studies - Task A.: Experimental and Modeling Studies of Sulfur Release and Retention By Ash During Devolatilization and Combustion of Mississippi Lignite; W.E. Genetti, Y.Y. Lee, and Frank W. Cox; July, 1985; 126 pgs.

85-1Fb Mississippi Lignite Utilization Studies - Task B.: Pyrolysis and Gasification of Mississippi Lignites; J.E. Clemmer and C.W. Williford; July, 1985; 186 pgs.

85-1S The Distribution and Correlation of Shallow Aquifers in Southeastern Mississippi; Walter Canady Gerald and David M. Patrick; August, 1985; 94 pgs.

85-2F Mineral Law Program - Final Technical Report; A.L. Sage, III.; September, 1985; 23 pgs.

85-2Sa Preliminary Design of an Electrostatic Separator for Micropulverized Lignite; Willie J. Nester and Charles W. Bouchillon; July, 1985; 60 pgs.

85-2Sb An Investigation of a Gas Cyclone for Size Classification of Micropulverized Lignite; Gary B. Spikes and Charles W. Bouchillon; July, 1985; 138 pgs.

85-2Sc Micropulverization and Drying of Lignite; W. Glenn Steele and Robert B. Ross; October, 1985; 53 pgs.

85-3F The Examination of Landsat, Gravity and Magnetic Anomalies as Indicators of Subsurface Hydrocarbon Accumulation: Geophysical Correlations in West-Central Mississippi; Larry D. Schutts and Gwynne A. Woodward; September, 1985; 82 pgs.

85-3S A Study of Sweep Efficiency in Enhanced Oil Recovery and its Application for Maximizing Oil Production; Dr. A.A. Vadie and Mr. Q.V. Nquyen; June, 1985; 93 pgs.

85-4F Trend Surface Analysis of Heavy Mineral Distributions Offshore of the Mississippi Sound Barrier Island Chain; Dr. William R. Reynolds; May 8, 1985; 190 pgs.

85-5F Experimental Investigation of a Solar Refrigerator Using Natural Zeolite; J.A. Roux and M. Bhattacharyya; August, 1985; 55 pgs.

85-6F A New Stratigraphic System, Geologic Evolution and Potential Economic Sand Resources in the Mississippi Sound Area, Mississippi-Alabama; Ervin G. Otvos; August, 1985; 72 pgs.

85-7F Mississippi Lignites and Solid Organic Deposit Characterization; Dr. Franz Froelicher and Shair E.T. Rahaim, Jr.; October 1, 1985; 118 pgs.

85-8F Zeolite Determination & Geothermomentry Interpretations Associated with Volcanic Rocks in Oil Fields in Northwestern Mississippi; Dr. Daniel A. Sundeen; December, 1985; 24 pgs.

85-9 The Economic Feasibility of Marketing Mississippi Gravel in Beaumont, Texas; S. Cabell Shull; 1985; 12 pgs.

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1986

86-1F Stratigraphy and Potential Economic Sand Resources of the Mississippi-Alabama Barrier Island System and Adjacent Offshore Areas; Ervin G. Otvos; August, 1986; 68 pgs.

86-1S Thermodynamics for Zeolite Heat Pump and Refrigeration Systems; J.A. Roux and J.H. Lou; August, 1986; 154 pgs.

86-2F Biostratigraphy and Palaeoecology of Carboniferous Ostracodes in the Black Warrior Basin; Chris P. Dewey; October, 1986; 75 pgs.

86-2S Heat Transfer Studies in a Circulating Fluidized Bed Combustor; Y.Y. Lee and W.E. Genetti; September, 1986; 42 pgs.

86-3F Investigation of Relative Permeability Correlations for Multiphase Fluid Flow in Porous Media; David N. Sawyer; August, 1986; 155 pgs.

86-3S Mineral Law Program; A.L. Sage, III., August, 1986; 68 pgs.

86-4F Detailed Design of an Electrostatic Separator for Ultrafine Grind Lignite; C.W. Bouchillon, W.G. Steele, and W.S. Henderson; October, 1986; 35 pgs.

86-5F Atlas of Rock Photomicrographs from the Buried Mississippi Embayment Volcanic Province - Volume 1; Northwestern Mississippi; Daniel A. Sundeen; December, 1987; 148 pgs.

86-6F Environmental Facies, Petrology, and Diagenesis of Tuscaloosa Formation Sandstone Reservoirs in the McComb and Little Creek Oil Fields, Southwest Mississippi; Christopher P. Cameron, William S. Hamilton, and Kenneth H. Hamlin; October, 1986; 139 pgs.

86-7F Comparative Petrology of the Coarse Clastics in the Natchez and Citronelle Formations, Adams County, Mississippi; David M. Patrick and Kenneth F. Rhinehart; October, 1986; 22 pgs.

86-8F Characteristics of Holocene Coastal Marsh Deposits, South Hancock County, Mississippi; Gregory Neil Bonn and Franz Froelicher; October, 1986; 192 pgs.

86-9F Petrology and Hydrocarbon Reservoir Potential of Subsurface Pottsville (Pennsylvanian) Sandstones, Black Warrior Basin, Mississippi; Maurice A. Meylan and Russell H. Beard; October, 1986; 100 pgs.

86-10F Hydropyrolysis and Methanolysis of Mississippi's Lignite; J.E. Clemmer and C.W. Williford; October, 1986; 10 pgs.

86-11 Potential for Artificial Recharge of the Meridian - Upper Wilcox Aquifer in Oxford and The University of Mississippi, Lafayette County, Mississippi; Charles T. Swann; 1986; 21 pgs.

86-12 Data Base for Mineral Resources Exploration in the Walnut, Mississippi - Tennessee Quadrangle; Charles T. Swann and Henry S. Johnson, Jr.; 1986; 19 pgs.

86-13 The Zeolite Industry and Mississippi; Marsha Clayton and S. Cabell Shull; 1986; 16 pgs.

87-1F Stratigraphic Research on the Late Neogene and Quaternary - Coastal Mississippi and Other NE Gulf Coastal Areas; Ervin G. Otvos; December, 1987; 34 pgs.

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1987

87-2F Facies Relationships and Depositional Environments of Lower Tuscaloosa Reservoir Sandstones in the Ashwood-Turnbull Field Area, Southwest Mississippi; Christopher P. Cameron, Kenneth H. Hamlin, Douglas P. Klicman, and Michael W. McQuillan; October, 1987; 98 pgs.

87-3F Petrology and Hydrocarbon Reservoir Potential of Mississippian Sandstones, Deep Black Warrior Basin, Mississippi; Steve B. Hughes and Maurice A. Meylan; August, 1987; 156 pgs.

87-4F Evaluation of an Electrostatic Separator for Ultrafine Grind Lignite; Charles W. Bouchillon and W. Glenn Steele; July, 1987; 28 pgs.

87-5F Use of Ostracodes in Analysis of the Black Warrior Basin II; Christopher P. Dewey; August, 1987; 45 pgs.

87-7F Basic Engineering Properties of Some Northern Mississippi Clay Deposits; Nolan B. Aughenbaugh; July, 1987; 26 pgs.

87-8F Heat Transfer Studies to Vertical Tubes in a Circulating Fluidized Bed; Y.Y Lee and W.E. Genetti; October, 1987; 54 pgs.

87-9F Application of Remote Sensing to Subsidence Detection and Delineation; Alphonse C. VanBesien; July, 1987; 31 pgs.

87-10F Mineral Law Program; A.L. Sage, III.; August, 1987; 43 pgs.

87-11 The Economic Feasibility of Shipping Mississippi Bricks to Selected Cities Using the Tennessee-Tombigbee and Other Inland Waterways; Su-Hee Cho, Marsha Clayton, and S. Cabell Shull; 1987; 7 pgs.

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1988

88-1 Subsurface Evaluation of Mississippi Coastal Sediment Units, Comparison With Apalachicola Area Quaternary Sequence; Ervin G. Otvos; 1988; 51 pgs.

88-2F Stratigraphic Facies, Depositional Environments, and Petrology of Lower Tuscaloosa Formation Reservoir Sandstones in the North Hustler and Thompson Field Areas, Southwest Mississippi; Douglas P. Klicman, C.P. Cameron, and M.A. Meylan; July, 1988; 133 pgs.

88-4F Biofacies and Lithofacies of the Upper Pottsville Formation, Black Warrior Basin; Chris Dewey and Jon Garbisch; 1988, 78 pgs.

88-5F Evaluation of a Modified Electrostatic Separator for Ultrafine Grind Lignite; C.W. Bouchillon, W.G. Steele, and D. Lightsey; September, 1988; 30 pgs.

88-6F Evaluation of the Flexibility of Northern Mississippi Clays; Nolan B. Aughenbaugh; August, 1988; 36 pgs.

88-7F Mineralogy, Paragenesis and Origin of Sulfur-Bearing Mineral Phases in Caprock from Tatum Salt Dome, Mississippi; James A. Saunders; 1988; 22 pgs.

88-8F Delineation of Subsidence with Remote Sensing Image-Processing Techniques; Alphonse C. VanBesien; 1988; 20 pgs.

88-9F Mineral Law Program; A.L. Sage, III.; 1988; 11 pgs.

88-10 Review of Hydrocarbon Producing Zones Near the Richton Dome High-Level Nuclear Waste Site, Perry County, Mississippi; Katherine H. Walton and Charles T. Swann; March, 1988; 46 pgs.

88-11 Depositional Systems and Lignite Occurrence of the Wilcox Group (Lower Eocene) of South Central Mississippi; Walter L. O'Niell; May, 1988; 60 pgs.

88-12 Data Base for Mineral Resources Exploration in the Falkner, Mississippi, 7.5' Quadrangle; Charles T. Swann, Henry S. Johnson, Jr., and Katherine H. Walton; August, 1988; 26 pgs.

88-13 Assessment of Non-Energy Minerals in the Exclusive Economic Zone, Offshore Mississippi; Robin Cranton and J. Robert Woolsey; September 30, 1988; 71 pgs.

88-14 Data Base for Mineral Resources Exploration in the Peoples, Mississippi, 7.5' Quadrangle; Charles T. Swann and Katherine H. Walton; November, 1988; 19 pgs.

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1989

89-1F Mineral Resource Studies of Quaternary, Late Holocene Stratigraphy and Geological Evolution of Mississippi-Louisiana Offshore Chandeleur Area; Ervin G. Otvos; August, 1989; 90 pgs.

89-2F Clay Mineral Characterization of the Lower Tuscaloosa Formation Reservoir Sandstones, Southwest Mississippi; Christopher P. Cameron, Maurice A. Meylan, David M. Patrick, and D.P. Klicman; September, 1989; 120 pgs.

89-3F Ash Removal from Lignite by Ion Exchange; C.W. Bouchillon, W.G. Steele, and D.C. Lightsey; August, 1989; 16 pgs.

89-4F Subsurface Analysis of the Upper Pottsville Biofacies and Lithofacies in the Black Warrior Basin; C. Dewey and J. Garbisch; August, 1989; 57 pgs.

89-5F Investigation of Relative Permeability Correlations for Multiphase Fluid Flow in Porous Media; David N. Sawyer; September, 1989; 190 pgs.

89-6F The Potential of Enhanced Oil Recovery in Mississippi, Volume I; Rudy E. Rogers and Jane A. Moring; August, 1989; 59 pgs. Mississippi Oil and Gas Database, Volume II; Rudy E. Rogers and Jane A. Moring; August 1989; 340 pgs.

89-7F Engineering Properties of Mississippi Clays; Nolan B. Aughenbaugh; August, 1989; 21 pgs.

89-8F Trace and Precious Metal Content of Mississippi Oil Field Brines; James A. Saunders; June, 1989; 20 pgs.

89-9F Geographic/Geotechnical Data Base and Information System for the Mississippi Gulf Coast From Pascagoula to the Mississippi-Alabama State Line; Alphonse C. VanBesien and A.M.M. Hebrul Anam; August, 1989; 9 pgs.

89-10F Mineral Law Program; A.L. Sage, III.; 1989; 15 pgs.

89-11F Lignite Utilization Via Biotechnological Innovations; Bailey Ward, Alicia Sanders, Robert J. Fisher, and Kao-Sheng Lay; September, 1989; 48 pgs.

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1990

90-1F Subsurface Evaluation of Mississippi Coastal Sediment Units, Comparison With Apalachicola Area Quaternary Sequence; Ervin G. Otvos; June, 1990; 77 pgs.

90-2F Authigenic Clay Mineral Distribution, Lower Tuscaloosa Formation, Southwest Mississippi: Impact on Sandstone Reservoir Quality; M.A. Meylan, C.P. Cameron, D.M. Patrick, and C.D. Keith; September, 1990; 90 pgs.

90-3F Determination of Type and Distribution of Boron Minerals Associated with the Subsurface Evaporite Formations of East-Central Mississippi; Daniel A. Sundeen; September, 1990; 33 pgs.

90-4F Ash Removal From Mississippi Lignite; W.G. Steele and C.W. Bouchillon; September, 1990; 21 pgs.

90-5F Crude Oil Production Data Base and Decline Curve Analysis for Predicting Future Mississippi Tax Revenues; Rudy E. Rogers, Jane Moring, and Kostas Zorbalas; August 31, 1990; 74 pgs.

90-6F Preliminary Evaluation of the Mineral Resource Potential of the Jackson Dome; James A. Saunders; August, 1990; 25 pgs.

90-7F Geographic/Geotechnical Engineering Data Base and Information System for the Mississippi Gulf Coast; Alphonse C. VanBesien and A.M.M. Hebrul Anam; August, 1990; 23 pgs.

90-8F Clay Composition of Commercial Clay Deposits; Nolan B. Aughenbaugh; August, 1990; 19 pgs.

90-9F Natural Resources Law Program; Laura S. Howorth; June 30, 1990; 5 pgs.

90-10 Analysis of the Economic Impact on the Producing Counties and on the State of Developing Shallow Gas Fields in Northern Mississippi; S. Cabell Shull, Bashir Al-Abedalla, and K.P. Sridharan; April, 1990; 78 pgs.

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1991

91-1F Stratigraphic Framework for Mapping Potential Mineral and Ground Water Resources, Coastal Mississippi, Groundwork for New Coastal Geologic Map, Phase 1; Ervin G. Otvos; August, 1991; 63 pgs.

91-3F Characterization of Boracite Group Minerals Associated with the Subsurface Evaporite Formations in an Eight-County Area of East-Central Mississippi and West-Central Alabama; Daniel A. Sundeen; September, 1991; 44 pgs.

91-4F Engineering Geologic Evaluation of Surface and Near-Surface Clay Resources in South-Central Mississippi; David M. Patrick, Eldia L.F. Pope, and Lunjin Mao; September, 1991; 51 pgs.

91-5F Development of a Model for the Transient Thermal Behavior for Fractured Dry Granite Beds During Geothermal Energy Extraction; B.K. Hodge and Frank W. Schrieber; September, 1991; 34 pgs.

91-6F Investigation of the Commercial Feasibility of Ash Removal from Lignite by Density Separation; W.G. Steele and C.W. Bouchillon; September, 1991; 30 pgs.

91-7F Development of Coalbed Methane in Mississippi Warrior Basin; Rudy E. Rogers; August 20, 1991; 79 pgs. 1.08MB PDF file.

91-8F Modeling Mississippi Oil Production; Rudy E. Rogers; August 27, 1991; 34 pgs.

91-9F Assessment of Mississippi Clays; Nolan B. Aughenbaugh; August, 1991; 31 pgs.

91-10F Geographic/Geotechnical Data Base and Information System for the Mississippi Gulf Coast; Alphonse C. VanBesien, Fazlay Faruque, and A.M.M. Hebrul Anam; August, 1991; 26 pgs.

91-11F Exploration for Heavy Minerals in Ancient Strand Line Sands of Mississippi: The Meridian Sand; William R. Reynolds; August 30, 1991; 29 pgs.

91-12F The Mineral Resource Potential of the Jackson Dome: Phase II; James A. Saunders; August, 1991; 27 pgs.

91-13F Upgrading Mississippi Lignite by Hydrothermal/Chemical Pretreatment; Clint W. Williford; August 30, 1991; 17 pgs.

91-14F Natural Resources Law Program; Laura S. Howorth; June 30, 1991; 22 pgs.

91-15 Feasibility of Electric Power Generation Using Hot Dry Rock Resources Available in Mississippi; S. Cabell Shull and K.P. Sridharan; December, 1991; 44 pgs.

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1992

92-1F South Hancock County, Mississippi, Geology and Sand Resources, Establishing a Stratigraphic Framework and Mapping Aggregate-Rich Deposits, Coastal Mississippi, Phase 2; Ervin G. Otvos; August, 1992; 50 pgs.

92-2F Geologic and Engineering Materials Investigation of a Continuous Core in the Yazoo Clay, Hinds County, Mississippi; David M. Patrick, Jianxin Hou, and Zhongbo Yu; 1992; 52 pgs.

92-3F The Lower Tuscaloosa Formation in the Greensburg Field and Joseph Branch Field Areas, St. Helena Parish, Louisiana; Maureen K. Corcoran and Christopher P. Cameron; September, 1992; 98 pgs.

92-4F Discovery and Economic Model of Warrior Basin; Rudy E. Rogers and Kostas Zorbalas; August, 1992; 24 pgs.

92-5F Enhanced Recovery of Methane From Coalbeds; Rudy E. Rogers; August, 1992; 20 pgs.

92-6F Investigation and Screening of Oil Reservoirs in the State of Mississippi as Candidates for Enhanced Oil Recovery by Carbon Dioxide Injection; David N. Sawyer; August, 1992; 17 pgs.

92-7F Paleozoic Rock Areas with Potential for Hydraulic Fracture Permeability Enhancement; Darrel W. Schmitz and Dalton W. Miller, Jr.; August, 1992; 33 pgs.

92-8F Mineral Resource Potential of Zn-Pb-Sr Occurrences in Mississippi Salt Domes; George D. Brunton and James A. Saunders; 1992; 18 pgs.

92-9F The Effects of Calcium Oxide in Lignites on the Reduction of Nitrogen Oxides and Nitrous Oxide During Coal Combustion; Wei-Yen Chen, Kannikeswaran Subramanian, and Xinli Cui; 1992; 30 pgs.

92-10F Novel Microorganisms for Enhanced Oil Recovery; Bailey Ward; August, 1992; 19 pgs.

92-11F Natural Resources Law Program; Laura S. Howorth; August, 1992; 19 pgs.

92-12F Development of Techniques to Integrate Subsurface and Surface Models into a Geographic Information System; Douglas Lockhart and Charles Swann; September, 1993; 53 pgs.

92-13 Physical and Economic Characteristics of Natural Gas Supply to Mississippi's Municipally Owned Local Distributing Companies-Part A; The Mississippi Mineral Resources Institute; November, 1992; 42 pgs.

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1993

93-1F Subsurface Structure and Hydrocarbon Occurrence, Maxie and Pistol Ridge Fields, Southeast Mississippi; Songqiao Luo and Maurice A. Meylan; June, 1993; 91 pgs.

93-2F Lithostratigraphy and Petrology of Neogene and Quaternary Sediments, South-Central Mississippi; Zebao Li and Maurice A. Meylan; August, 1993; 226 pgs.

93-3F Enhanced Recovery of Methane from Coalbeds; Rudy E. Rogers and Vark Kalluri; July, 1993; 24 pgs.

93-4F Evaluation of Coalbed Methane Projects by Monte Carlo Simulation; Rudy E. Rogers and Senthil Balasubramanian; July, 1993; 16 pgs.

93-5F Specific Gravity and Cation Exchange Capacity of Mississippi Clays; Nolan B. Aughenbaugh; August, 1993; 26 pgs.

93-6F Development of Techniques to Integrate Subsurface and Surface Models into a Geographic Information System; Liu Lei, Sridhar Katragadda, Douglas Lockhart, and Charles Swann; September, 1993; 152 pgs.

93-7F Integration of North Mississippi Clay Data Bases for Use in Production Models and Landfill Siting; Fazlay Faruque, Charles Swann, and Douglas Lockhart; September, 1993; 40 pgs.

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1994

94-1 Formation Hydrofracturing in the Paleozoic Aquifer, Corinth Municipal Water Well Project, Corinth, Mississippi; The Mississippi Mineral Resources Institute; April, 1994; 184 pgs.

94-2F Field Verification of Remote-Sensed Lineaments Via Radon Detection; Desmond Fletcher; August, 1994; 80 pgs.

94-3F Radon Detection as a Method for Ground-Truthing Lineaments by Remote Sensing; Sridhar Katragadda, Robert R. Tarver, and Douglas L. Lockhart; August, 1994; 73 pgs.

94-4F Remote Sensing Interpretation of the Vicksburg Area, Warren County, Mississippi; Charles T. Swann, James M. McKeown, II, and Alphonse C. Van Besien; July, 1994; 35 pgs.

94-5F Role of Lignite Char During Reburning of Nitrogen Oxides; Wei-Yin Chen and Long Ma; August, 1994; 29 pgs.

94-6F Design and Development of a Prototype Acoustic, Self-Cleaning Filter System; J. Robert Woolsey; July, 1994; 34 pgs.

94-7 MMRI-Hill No. 1 Stratigraphic Test Well Drilling Report; Charles T. Swann; December, 1994; 24 pgs.

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1995

95-1 The Engineering and Environmental Geology of the Ripley, Mississippi, Area; Charles T. Swann, Fazlay S.M.R. Faruque, and James L. Harding; 1996; 62 pgs.

95-2 The Evaluation of Shell Resources in Federal Waters, Offshore Mississippi; Cathy A. Grace; April 1, 1995; 32 pgs.

95-3 Reconnaissance Mapping of a Manganese Nodule Deposit on the Blake Plateau; Robert R. Tarver, Douglas L. Lockhart, and Robin C. Buchannon; April 7, 1995; 25 pgs.

95-4 Soil Effects on Earthquake Ground Motions at The University of Mississippi - A Preliminary Analysis; Robert K. Stewart; December 12, 1995; 33 pgs.

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1996

96-1 Drilling Report for MMRI UM#1 Stratigraphic Test Well; Robert K. Stewart; August 29, 1996; 24 pgs.

96-2 MMRI-Hill No. 2 Stratigraphic Test Well Drilling Report; Charles T. Swann; November, 1996; 22 pgs.

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1998

98-1 Investigations of Mercury Concentrations in Enid Lake, Yalobusha, Panola, and Lafayette Counties, Mississippi; Carol Blanton Lutken and Cathy A. Grace; October, 1998; 32 pgs.

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1999

99-1 Evaluation of Earthquake Effects on Selected Structures and Utilities at the University of Mississippi: A Mitigation Model For Universities- Final Report;
Charles T. Swann, Christopher L. Mullen, Robert M. Hackett, Robert K. Stewart, and Carol B. Lutken; October, 1999; 274 pgs.

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2004

04-2 Overview of the Miocene Hydrocarbon Potential of the Mississippi Sound and Adjacent Onshore Areas. Ingram Sr., Stephen L., 2004; 49 pages. (please e-mail inquiry)

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2005

05-01S Compilation Of Oil and Gas Well Data for Mize Field, Smith County, Mississippi. Rick Ericksen, R.P.G., 2005; data files compiled in seperate directories. (available online)

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2006

06-01S Compilation Of Oil and Gas Well Data for Siloam Field, Clay County, Mississippi. Rick Ericksen, R.P.G., 2006; data files compiled in seperate directories. (available online)

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2007

07-01S Erosional Features of the Davidson Creek Drainage Basin Within Oxford, Mississippi and the University of Mississippi, Charles T. Swann, R.P.G., 2007, 43 p. (available online)

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2008

08-1S Summary Of The Investigation Of The May 10, 2008, Belden, Mississippi Earthquake Pontotoc, Lee And Union Counties Mississippi, Charles T. Swann, R.P.G., 2008, 10 p. (available online)

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2009

09 -1S - MMRI-Reeves No. 1 Stratigraphic Test Well Drilling Report, Melanie Graupner and Charles T. Swann, R.P.G., 2009, 16 p. (available online)

09 -2S - Geology of the Troy, Miss., 7.5 Minute Topographic Quadrangle, Chickasaw and Pontotoc Counties Mississippi, Charles T. Swann R.P.G. and Jeremy J. Dew, 2009, 28 p. (available online)

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2014

14-01S Compilaton of Geological Iformation for the Richton Salt Dome, Perry County Mississippi, Charles T. Swann, R.P.G., 2014, 23 p. (available online)

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