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Ernst A. Guillemin papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MC-0407

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The collection of Ernst A. Guillemin papers includes drafts of his articles and books; course and research notes about circuit theory; and French course notes taken by Guillemin's daughter, Mary Grace Guillemin.


  • 1955


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Ernst Adolph Guillemin, 1898-1970, B.S. 1922, University of Wisconsin; S.M. 1924, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Ph.D. 1926, University of Munich, returned to MIT as an instructor in electrical engineering, and was appointed assistant professor in 1928, associate professor of electrical communications in 1936, professor in 1944, and Webster Professor of Electrical Engineering in 1960. During World War II, as a consultant to the Microwave Committee of the National Defense Research Committee, he worked with the Radiation Laboratory at MIT, receiving the (U.S.) President's Certificate of Merit for his contributions. His research focused on circuit theory and synthesis.


0.3 Cubic Feet (1 manuscript box)

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