Mechanism of the thermal decomposition of methane / C.-J. Chen, M.H. Back, and R.A. Back -- Acceleration, inhibition, and stoichiometric orientation, by hydrogenated additives, of the thermal cracking of alkanes at ca. 500ÀC / M. Niclause, F. Baronnet, G. Scacchi, J. Muller, and J.Y. Jezequel -- Influence of small quantities of oxygen on the thermal cracking of alkanes at ca. 500ÀC / René Martin, Michel Niclause, and Gérard Scacchi -- Mechanistic studies of methane pyrolysis at low pressures / K.D. Williamson and H.G. Davis -- Oxidative pyrolyses of selected hydrocarbons using the wall-less reactor / Jay E. Taylor and Donald M. Kulich -- Kinetics and mechanism of hydrogenolysis of propylene in the presence of deuterium / Yoshinobu Yokomori, Hiromichi Arai, and Hiroo Tominaga -- Kinetics of the pyrolysis of propane-propylene mixtures / T. Haraguchi, F. Nakashio, and W. Sakai -- Pyrolysis of 1-butene and cis-2-butene / Dale R. Powers and William H. Corcoran -- Pyrolysis of 2, 2-dimethylpropane in a continuous flow stirred tank reactor / J.A. Rondeau, G.M. Cãome, and J.F. Large -- A kinetic study on the formation of aromatics during pyrolysis of petroleum hydrocarbons / Tomoya Sakai, Daisuke Nohara, and Taiseki Kunugi -- Kinetics of product formation in the Hb2sS-promoted pyrolysis of 2-methyl-2-pentene / David A. Hutchings, Kenneth J. Frech, and Frederic H. Hoppstock -- Factors affecting methyl pentene pyrolysis / K.J. Frech, F.H. Hoppstock, and D.A. Hutchings -- Reactor surface effects during propylene pyrolysis / M.A. Ghaly and B.L. Crynes -- Surface effects during pyrolysis of ethane in tubular flow reactors / John J. Dunkleman and Lyle F. Albright -- Pyrolysis of propane in tubular flow reactors constructed of different materials / John J. Dunkleman and Lyle F. Albright -- Surface reactions occurring during pyrolysis of light paraffins / Chung-Hu Tsai and Lyle F. Albright -- Role of the reactor surface in pyrolysis of light paraffins and olefins / Steven M. Brown and Lyle F. Albright -- Pyrolysis bench scale unit design and data correlation / J.J. Leonard, J.E. Gwyn, and G.R. McCullough -- Bench scale study on crude oil pyrolysis for olefin production by means of a fluidized bed reactor / Taiseki Kunugi, Daizo Kunii, Hiroo Tominaga, Tomoya Sakai, Shunsuke Mabuchi, and Kosuke Takeshige -- An industrial application of pyrolysis technology : Lummus SRT III module / J.M. Fernandez-Baujin and S.M. Solomon -- Pyrolysis of naphtha and of kerosene in the Kellogg millisecond furnace / Harry P. Leftin, David S. Newsome, Thomas J. Wolff, and Joseph C. Yarze -- The advanced cracking reactor : a process for cracking hydrocarbon liquids at short residence times, high temperatures, and low partial pressures / Hubert G. Davis and Robert G. Keister -- Pyrolysis gasoline/gas oil hydrotreating / C.T. Adams and C.A. Trevino -- Kinetic-mathematical model for naphtha pyrolyzer tubular reactors / V. Illes, O. Szalai, and Z. Csermely -- Mechanism and kinetics of the thermal hydrocracking of single polyaromatic compounds / Johannes M.L. Penninger and Hendrik W. Slotboom -- Thermal decarbonylation of quinones in the presence of hydrogen / Tomoya Sakai and Masayuki Hattori -- Fuels and chemicals by pyrolysis / James R. Longanbach and Fred Bauer -- Effect of heating rate on the pyrolysis of oil shale / Charles Arnold, Jr.