From the Collection:
This collection contains the papers of Clarence Melvin Zener. The bulk of this collection contains field notebooks, reprints, and abstracts developed for research purposes. This collection also contains twelve approved United States Patent applications. Several of these applications are reprints. There are several works published by Zener through a collective or independent effort in this collection. Parts of this collection contain Zener's research information developing the FOAM OTEC SYSTEM. A great amount of this collection contains physic based equations. A working knowledge of physics would be helpful in understanding the collection.