Document Type


Date of Award


Degree Name

Master of Science in Chemical Engineering - (M.S.)


Chemical Engineering

First Advisor

James A. Bradley


The proof that a nitro group enters meta to the sulfonic acid group of 2,5-dichlorobenzenosulfonamide and 2,5-dichlorobenzenosulfonanilide is presented.

The preparation of several new compounds is described.

An unsuccessful attempt to prepare 2,5-dichloro-3-nitrobenzenesulfonyl chloride from 2,5-dichloronitrobenzene is also described.



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