September 2008

Five publications or reports co-authored by ISGS staff members were released this month. Additionally, six unpublished reports were completed and submitted to the Illinois Department of Transportation.


Lasemi, Z., S. Butler, Y. Lu, M. Rostam-Abadi, and D. Luhter, 2008, Limestone fines—An economically viable source of sorbents for desulfurization?: Illinois State Geological Survey, Contract report to Illinois Clean Coal Institute, 28 p. plus appendices.


Cichanowicz, J., R. Stewart, K. Baldrey, S. Sjostrom, J. Bustard, R. Chang, C. Richardson, J. Paradis, M. Rostam-Abadi, and Y. Lu, 2008, Powdered activated carbon characterization tests for coal-fired utility application: The 7th Power Plant Air Pollutant Control "Mega" Symposium, Baltimore, MD, August 25-28, 2008.

Kontar, Y., 2008, Hazards in the Coastal Zones. Symposium PEH-01: Hazards: Minimizing risk, maximizing awareness, in T. Beer, ed.: The 33rd International Geological Congress, Oslo, Norway, August 6-14, 2008. CD-ROM.

Leetaru, H.E., ed., 2008, Teaching sets in petroleum geology: Tulsa, Oklahoma, American Association of Petroleum Geologists.

Panno, S.V, T.H. Larson, A. Pugin, D.E. Luman, J.C. Angel and P.K. Carrillo, 2008, Causes of house subsidence in an area adjacent to Illinois' sinkhole plain, in L.B. Yuhr, E.C. Alexander, and B.F. Beck, eds., Sinkholes and the Engineering and Environmental Impacts of Karst, Proceedings of the Eleventh Multidisciplinary Conference, September 22-26, 2008, Tallahassee, FL, Geotechnical Special Publication No. 183: Reston, Virginia, American Society of Civil Engineers, p. 23-34.