Gas carbon


  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Gas carbon a compact variety of carbon obtained as an incrustation on the interior of gas retorts, and used for the manufacture of the carbon rods of pencils for the voltaic, arc, and for the plates of voltaic batteries, etc.
    • Gas carbon etc. See under Carbon Coke, etc.
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In literature:

These trees tend also to render the air healthy, by giving out oxygen in large quantities during the day, and absorbing carbonic acid gas.
"A Journey through the Kingdom of Oude, Volumes I & II" by William Sleeman
Langley, in 1891-1895, built four model airplanes, one driven by carbonic-acid gas and three by steam-engines.
"Public Speaking" by Clarence Stratton
Gas rich in hydrocarbons which in turn are rich in carbon is high in illuminating value.
"Artificial Light" by M. Luckiesh
The escaping bubbles of free carbonic acid gas give to the fountain a boiling motion.
"Saratoga and How to See It" by R. F. Dearborn
This determination must be based rather upon the amount of oxygen consumed and of carbonic acid gas given off.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 717, September 28, 1889" by Various
First, then, in all known chemical changes in which oxygen gas is absorbed and carbonic acid gas formed, heat is produced.
"Consolations in Travel or, the Last Days of a Philosopher" by Humphrey Davy
The influence of synchronism between the "radiant" and the "absorbent" is well shown by the behavior of carbonic acid gas.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 365, December 30, 1882" by Various
The northern part of Michigan and all Huron are clear, transparent, and full of carbonic gas, so that its water sparkles.
"Canada and the Canadians" by Sir Richard Henry Bonnycastle
Combined with carbon, it forms the substances which constitute petroleum and natural gas.
"An Elementary Study of Chemistry" by William McPherson
I thought you said that the carbonic gas would put out the light?
"The Wonder Island Boys: Treasures of the Island" by Roger Thompson Finlay
The loss in volume of gas = carbon dioxide.
"The Elements of Bacteriological Technique" by John William Henry Eyre
Dry ice is simply solid carbon dioxide, which is a gas at normal temperatures.
"The Blue Ghost Mystery" by Harold Leland Goodwin
The gas generated escaped by the shutters, and in two hours carbonization was complete.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 6" by Various
Gas-carbon is sometimes used, since it is more permanent in the flame than wood charcoal.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Slice 1" by Various
There will be a double-locked door and smell of carbonic gas through the key-hole in the morning.
"Tales Of The Trains Being Some Chapters of Railroad Romance by Tilbury Tramp, Queen's Messenger" by Charles James Lever
The next experiment was with carbonic acid gas.
"North-Pole Voyages" by Zachariah Atwell Mudge
Each person exhales about fourteen cubic feet of carbonic acid gas in an hour.
"Essays In Pastoral Medicine" by Austin ÓMalley
In this we have a plate of zinc between two plates of gas-carbon ("scurf"), or graphite.
"Electric Bells and All About Them" by S. R. Bottone
In this country suicides rarely resort to carbonic acid gas to accomplish their ends; in France they very frequently do so.
"Memoranda on Poisons" by Thomas Hawkes Tanner
This gas is formed by the carbon of the candle uniting with the oxygen in the air.
"A Civic Biology" by George William Hunter

In news:

Carbon Nanotube Pencil Can Draw Life-Saving Gas Detector.
An industry-government group has recovered gas from methane hydrates through a well on the Alaska North Slope in a tightly controlled test in which carbon dioxide and nitrogen were injected and the pressure reduced.
Yamal LNG OAO will us BASF's technology for removing carbon dioxide from natural gas, reported BASF.
Magnum Research stunned everyone with the introduction of their remarkably innovative, gas-operated Desert Eagle handgun and went on to stun the rimfire world with a carbon-wrapped barrel and the meanest looking stock in the business.
The state ran a test of its controversial greenhouse-gas market Thursday, even as it wrestles with ongoing complaints that the price of carbon could prove too costly for businesses.
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Carbon capture — an expensive, partial solution to greenhouse gas, critics say.
George Frey, Bloomberg News The low cost of natural gas has contributed to a reduction of carbon dioxide emissions.
Carbon capture — an expensive , partial solution to greenhouse gas, critics say.
Carbon capture — an expensive, partial solution to greenhouse gas, critics say.
Carbon capture — an expensive, partial solution to greenhouse gas , critics say.
However, the upgrade will increase the output of carbon dioxide, a greenhouse gas linked to climate change.
The Pine Bend refinery, the largest in Minnesota, currently contributes about 3.5 million tons of carbon dioxide, or 2 percent of Minnesota's total greenhouse-gas emissions, according to Flint Hills.
The City of Vancouver has set a target of all new construction to be carbon neutral by 2020 as part of its plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
San Diego researchers are exploring the idea of using algae to keep major gas-burning power plants from clogging the atmosphere with carbon dioxide.

In science:

Of course, if metallic or carbon atoms are condensed into grains, their gas phase abundances are correspondingly depleted.
The temperature structure of dusty planetary nebulae
In such a model however, the dark matter is in the form of white dwarfs and the remaining gas is is heavily contaminated by Carbon and Nitrogen73 .
TASI Lectures on Dark Matter
The classic observation that implied turbulent transport was the large amount of carbon in the gas phase of dense molecular cores, considering the short freeze-out time on dust.
Interstellar Turbulence II: Implications and Effects
Finally, diborane was introduced in the vertical silica wall reactor with boron to carbon concentration ratios in the gas phase ((B/C )gas )ranging from 1500 to 3000 ppm.
Dependence of the superconducting transition temperature on the doping level in single crystalline diamond films
Since about half of the dust in the ISM is injected by carbon stars in which an appreciable fraction of the stardust is SiC, it is unclear how SiC is converted to gas-phase and recondense to form silicates in the ISM.
Interstellar Grains -- The 75th Anniversary
It is clear that CO represents the ma jor reservoir of carbon in the gas and, along with CO2 , in the grain mantle.
Cold Dark Clouds: The Initial Conditions for Star Formation
Thus the abundance of the nitrogen hydrides is strongly enhanced and these species are probing the gas where CO (and other carbon-bearing species) are depleting.
Cold Dark Clouds: The Initial Conditions for Star Formation
This was directly verified by observing the evolution of the XPS (x-ray photoelectron spectroscopy) carbon spectrum of TiZrV during exposure to residual gas .
Summary of SLAC'S SEY Measurement On Flat Accelerator Wall Materials
Nevertheless, theoretical models predict that even the ‘gas’ mass-loss rates of carbon-rich AGB stars are insensitive to the metallicities (Mattsson et al. 2008, Wachter et al. 2008).
Revealing infrared populations of nearby galaxies using the Spitzer Space Telescope
It is worthwhile noting, however, that the study of the diffuse interstellar bands has led to a renaissance in the gas phase spectroscopy of complex carbon molecules that begun in 2003. A typical example is the case of PAH molecules.
Division Xii/commission 14/WORKING Group on Molecular Data
As the size of the diamond crystals is very small (∼ 1 nm), it is possible to achieve grain growth over a period of ∼ 104 s for plausible gas densities and with carbon sticking probabilities of the order of unity.
Neutrino fluence after r-process freeze-out and abundances of Te isotopes in presolar diamonds
Condensation of carbon in radioactive supernova gas. Science 283, 1290-1292. Clayton, D.D., Deneault, E.A.-N., Meyer, B.S., 2001. Condensation of carbon in radioactive supernova gas.
Presolar grains from meteorites: Remnants from the early times of the solar system
The presence of PAHs (Roche and Aitken 1986), which are normally assumed to be formed from carbon-rich gas, is unexpected but this chemical dichotomy is also seen in a few other PNe (Matsuura et al. 2005).
The symmetric dust shell and the central star of the bipolar planetary nebula NGC 6537
The degree of polarization is determined from the combined information of a ~pC polarimeter , using an unpolarized ultra–thin carbon target, and from ~p~p scattering, using a polarized atomic hydrogen gas-jet target .
Double Helicity Asymmetry and Cross Section for eta Production in Polarized pp Collisions at PHENIX
We note that the [O I] λ6300 line emissivity plotted in Figure 6 illustrates that it arises in a different region from [C I] λ9850, so the inferred, correlated carbon and oxygen mass fractions are not the result of high-optical-depth regions in the emitting gas.
The Crab Nebula's Composition and Precursor Star Mass