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Massachusetts Institute of Technology -- Faculty

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 320 Collections and/or Records:

Albert Gordon Hill papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0365
Abstract The collection documents the career of Albert Gordon Hill, who was professor of physics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) from 1947 to 1955. Hill also held administrative positions as the director of several research laboratories at MIT. The collection contains records of his tenure as vice president for research at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1970-1975, and includes material documenting the divestment of the Instrumentation Laboratory at MIT, which became the...
Dates: 1943 - 1981

Alfred P. Rockwell correspondence

 Collection — Box Shared C: [Barcode: 39080036789508]
Identifier: MC-0446
Scope and Contents of the Collection The collection of Alfred P. Rockwell correspondence consists of letters written between 1868 and 1869 from Rockwell to his wife, Katharine Virginia Foote Rockwell, after he was offered a position at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The letters describe the physical and financial state of the Institute and the personality and educational philosophy of its first two presidents, William Barton Rogers and John Daniel Runkle. Letters from Rogers are also included in the collection....
Dates: 1867 - 1876

Ali Javan papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0617

Alvin W. Drake papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0635
Abstract The collection documents the career of Alvin W. Drake, who taught at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology from 1960 to 1996. He served as associate director of the Operations Research Center from 1966 to 1977. Drake’s work in operations research focused on decision analysis, applied probability, applications of operations research to public systems and blood and organ banking. Course materials, including exams, syllabi, problem sets, and lecture notes, document his teaching and research....
Dates: 1968 - 2001; Majority of material found within 1980 - 2000

Annamaria Torriani-Gorini papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0702
Scope and Contents This collection documents the activities of Annamaria Torriani-Gorini, who was a professor in the Department of Biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Materials in the collection span the 1960s-1970s. Among the materials are correspondence, research materials, writings, lecture notes and more. Of interest are materials on women in science and women faculty groups at MIT.
Dates: approximately 1940 to 2013

Anthony P. French papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0690

Antoine Marc Gaudin papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0623

Arthur C. Smith papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 39080020262652]
Identifier: MC-0513

Arthur R. von Hippel papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0321
Scope and Contents of the Collection The collection of Arthur R. von Hippel papers includes biographical materials on von Hippel, and two oral histories conducted by Z. Malek, and the Smithsonian Computer History Project. Also includes many of von Hippel's publications, personal and professional correspondence, some materials from courses he taught at MIT, and research notebooks from the 1930s in German about his early work with semiconductors. There are also writings and materials used by von Hippel to research the behavior of...
Dates: 1919 - 1986

Arthur Steinberg papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0526

Arthur T. Ippen papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0011
Scope and Contents of the Collection The Arthur T. Ippen papers document his career as professor of civil engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), and his active professional leadership and consulting work. The papers are rich resources on the topics of engineering education, international education, and water research. They also chronicle the construction and expansion of the MIT Hydrodynamics Laboratory and reflect Ippen's and the Institute's activities in international educational exchange during the...
Dates: 1925 - 1978

Avery Allen Ashdown papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 39080008715168]
Identifier: MC-0137
Scope and Contents of the Collection The papers of Avery Allen Ashdown contain a scrapbook of newspaper clippings and diary entries; material on Ashdown House; and biographical essays on the following chemical engineers associated with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology: Arthur Alphonzo Blanchard, William H. Carlisle, Jr., Arthur Clay Cope, James Mason Crafts, Tenney Lombard Davis, Frederick George Keyes, Gilbert Newton Lewis, Arthur D. Little, James Flack Morris, Allan Winter Rowe, William P. Ryan, and Charles William...
Dates: 1928 - 1956

Lotte Bailyn papers

Identifier: MC-0644
Abstract This collection documents the career of Lotte Bailyn. Bailyn is the T Wilson (1953) Professor of Management, Emerita at the MIT Sloan School of Management. For the period 1997-99 she was Chair of the MIT faculty, and during 1995-97 she was the Matina S. Horner Distinguished Visiting Professor at Radcliffe's Public Policy Institute. She studies the relationship between managerial practice and employees’ lives. Her research investigates how institutional and organizational processes intersect...
Dates: 1961 - 2009

Benjamin Lax papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0234
Scope and Contents of the Collection The Benjamin Lax papers contain correspondence, travel agendas, speeches, and papers Lax presented at national and international professional conferences on such subjects as semiconductors, materials science, cyclotrons, and magnetism. Also includes correspondence and other records from Lax's years at Lincoln Laboratory, and laboratory notes for a course taught in 1952, Selected Topics in the Theory of Solids (8.363). There are manuscripts, drafts, and reprints of his writings on subjects...
Dates: 1925 - 1975

Bernard E. Proctor papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 39080008715705]
Identifier: MC-0268
Scope and Contents of the Collection The Bernard E. Proctor papers contain correspondence with William Geisler on the development of food technology, 1950-1955; with the Research Corporation concerning patents; and on the establishment of the Bernard E. Proctor Memorial Fund at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
Dates: 1950-circa 1970

Bernard J. Frieden papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0661

Bernard S. Gould papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 39080008717677]
Identifier: MC-0279
Scope and Contents of the Collection The papers of Massachusetts Institute of Technology professor Bernard S. Gould consist largely of Gould's writings, and professional correspondence with a number of companies including the Gillette Safety Razor Company and the Howard Company with whom he worked.
Dates: 1937 - 1980

Bernard T. Feld papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0167
Abstract The Bernard Taub Feld papers document his academic, professional, and political pursuits during the period 1943 to 1990. The bulk of the material dates from the mid-1950s, reflecting his establishment in the scientific community and his increased interest in nuclear arms control.
Dates: 1943 - 1990

Bertram Eugene Warren papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0340
Scope and Contents The collection consists primarily of Massachusetts Institute of Technology professor Bertram Warren's reprints and other writings, 1926-1978, including his list of these reprints; two notebooks of lectures delivered in France, 1957 and 1968; and some correspondence, 1945-1977. Also included is a microfilm copy of a volume presented to Warren at a symposium given in his honor on "Current Studies in Diffraction Physics." The volume contains reprints by Warren, and by his former students on...
Dates: 1926 - 1978

C. Richard Soderberg papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0023
Scope and Contents of the Collection The papers of C. Richard Soderberg document his education through student notes from schools in Sweden, including the Chalmers Institute of Technology, and material on his MIT thesis. Extensive subject files describe his activities as a member of the MIT faculty, including participation on committees, and his involvement with industry and professional organizations. There are copies of his lecture notes, as well as a set of his published and unpublished writings. There is a large file of...
Dates: 1914 - 1979

Channing Whitaker letterbooks

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0464
Scope and Contents Channing Whitaker's two letterbooks contain copies of student papers, addresses, descriptions of examinations and notes on thermodynamics collected during Whitaker's time as a professor of mechancial engineering at the Massachusetts Instittue of Technology. Also included is a report to the president of the Institute on mechanical engineering at MIT, 1875.
Dates: 1844-circa 1875

Charles A. Myers papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 39080022106295]
Identifier: MC-0710
Scope and Contents of the Collection This collection documents the career of Charles A. Myers. Myers was a member of the faculty at MIT from 1939-1978, and was a charter member of the National Academy of Arbitrators. The materials in this collection span from 1943 to 1983 and largely document his involvement with the arbitration of labor disputes, including decision and award documents and related news clippings. Other materials in the collection include an article authored by Myers on industrial relations and materials related to...
Dates: 1943 - 1983