Engineering Library

Engineering Library

Engineering Library
Engineering Library
Friend Center for Engineering Education
Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
(609) 258-3200
Includes finding aids for collections of technical reports created by various engineering departments and programs at Princeton University from 1947 to 1998, which are housed at the Engineering Library.

Our Collections

Robert Maillart Duplicate Archive, 1869-1990

Consists of a complete duplicate archive of engineering drawings, calculations, letters, photographs, and various writings that document the numerous projects of Swiss civil engineer Robert Maillart.
Collection ID: ST1

Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Reports, 1947-1998

Consists of technical reports created by the Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department at Princeton University from 1947 to 1998.
Collection ID: ENG007

Department of Computer Science Technical Reports, 1985-1995

Consists of technical reports created by the Department of Computer Science at Princeton University between 1985 and 1995.
Collection ID: ENG001

Department of Civil Engineering Transportation ProgramTechnical Reports, 1973-1984

Consists of technical reports created by the Transportation Program, an interdisciplinary program sponsored by School of Engineering and Applied Science, School of Architecture and Urban Planning and Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs.
Collection ID: ENG012

Plastics Laboratory Status and Technical Reports, 1946-1954

Consists of quarterly status reports and technical reports created by the Plastics Laboratory at Princeton University from 1946 to 1954. The Laboratory which was established in 1946 conducted basic research involving problems of a fundamental nature as well as towards the development of plastics and materials with specific properties.
Collection ID: ENG011

Statistics-Operations Research Series Technical Reports, 1987-1993

Consists of technical and research reports created by the faculty and staff of the Department of Civil Engineering between 1987 and 1993. These reports are issued as part of the Statistics-Operations Research Series.
Collection ID: ENG002

Digital Systems Laboratory Technical Reports, 1960-1967

Consists of technical reports created by the Digital Systems Laboratory of the Department of Electrical Engineering at Princeton University. The reports issued after 1967 are associated with the Computer Science Laboratory.
Collection ID: ENG013

Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Sciences Technical Reports, 1967-1970

The technical reports created by the Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Sciences describe results of research on viscoelasticity, micromorphic mechanics and micropolar elasticity. Some reports have also been issued as PhD dissertations. The reports are bound in 3 volumes.
Collection ID: ENG014

Office of Naval Research Contract N6onr-270 Task Order V Technical Reports, 1948-1958

The reports in this collection describe research in the field of sound propagation and acoustic signal detection. In the early years of the research, the project was knows as the Underwater Sound Transmission Project. The research was funded by the Office of Naval Research Contract N6onr-270, Task Order V.
Collection ID: ENG015

RCA Laboratories Contract: Technical Reports, 1957-1960

Consists of two technical reports created by the Department of Electrical Engineering. The research was conducted under contract with RCA Laboratories.
Collection ID: ENG016

Water Resources Program Research Reports, 1973-1998

Consists of research reports created by the Water Resources Program of the Department of Civil Engineering at Princeton University.
Collection ID: ENG019

Chemical Kinetics Project Technical Reports, 1953-1956

Consists of technical reports issued by the James Forrestal Research Center between 1953 and 1956. The reports contain results of theoretical and experimental studies conducted under contract with Headquarters Air Research and Development Command, Air Force Office of Scientific Research (Contract No. AF 33(038)-23976).
Collection ID: ENG018

Metallurgy Report (James Forrestal Research Center), 1954-1960

Consists of technical reports created by the James Forrestal Research Center. Some reports were issued as Ph.D. theses. All reports cover topics related to metals and alloys.
Collection ID: ENG026

Department of Civil Engineering and Operations Research Technical Reports, 1989-1991

Consists of technical reports created by the Department of Civil Engineering and Operations Research at Princeton University from 1989 to 1991.
Collection ID: ENG006

FLD Technical Reports, 1960-1963

Consists of technical reports created by the Department of Mechanical Engineering.
Collection ID: ENG028

Office of Naval Research Contract N6ori-105, Task Order IV Technical Reports, 1947-1949

The Collection consists of 11 technical reports describing research done by the Department of Electrical Engineering on high frequency techniques. The research was conducted between 1946 and 1949 and was funded by the Office of Naval Research.
Collection ID: ENG024

Mechanical Engineering Department: Heat Transfer (HT) Technical Reports, 1960-1963

The collection consists of five M.S.E and Ph.D theses on topics related to heat transfer. Part of the research has been supported by Higgins Research Funds.
Collection ID: ENG022

Department of Electrical Engineering Controllable Reactor Project for General Electric Company Technical Reports, 1947-1949

The first report presents a chart method for calculating the characteristics of a reactor. The second report offers a set of universal curves which could be used to find the characteristics more easily. The third report describes in more detail two specific uses of the universal curves which were not covered in the second report, namely calculation of the d-c flux linkages in the reactor and calculations of problems involving rectifiers.
Collection ID: ENG023

Mechanical Engineering Department: Elasticity (EM) Technical Reports, 1960-1963

The three reports in the series are M.S.E. theses. The research has been supported by Higgins Research Funds.
Collection ID: ENG020

Department of Electrical Engineering Solid State Electronics Laboratory Technical Reports, 1966, 1966

Consists of two technical reports created by the Solid State Electronics Laboratory of the Department of Electrical Engineering at Princeton University in 1966.
Collection ID: ENG025

Department of Electrical Engineering Device Physics Laboratory Technical Reports, 1971, 1971

Consists of technical reports created by the Device Physics Laboratory of the Department of Electrical Engineerng at Princeton University during 1971.
Collection ID: ENG017

Engineering Economics Series Reports, 1978-1987

Consists of technical and research reports created by the faculty and staff of the Department of Civil Engineering from 1978 to 1987. These reports are issued as part of the Economic Series.
Collection ID: ENG004

Princeton Engineering Anomalies Research Laboratory Technical Notes, 1983-2005

Consists of 55 technical notes which describe the research conducted by the Princeton Engineering Anomalies Research (PEAR) program at Princeton University from 1983 to 2005. The research addresses a number of topics in consciousness-related anomalous pheonomena of possible relevance to modern engineering practice. Using conventional instrumentation and data processing equipment and techniques, the program endeavors to identify those engineering devices, systems and processes most likely to display operator-related anomalies in their performance and to illuminate the characteristics of such aberrations.
Collection ID: ENG003

Information Sciences and Systems Laboratory Technical Reports, 1966-1995

Consists of technical Reports created by the Information Sciences and Systems Laboratory at Princeton University from 1966 to 1995. The Information Sciences and Systems Laboratory is a division of the Department of Electrical Engineering at Princeton University.
Collection ID: ENG010

Communications Laboratory Technical Reports, 1964-1966

Consists of technical Reports created by the Communications Laboratory at Princeton University from 1964 to 1966. The Communications Laboratory is a division of the Department of Electrical Engineering at Princeton University.
Collection ID: ENG008

Control Systems Laboratory Technical Reports, 1962-1963

Consists of technical reports created by the Control Systems Laboratory at Princeton University from 1962 to 1963. The Control Systems Laboratory is a division of the Department of Electrical Engineering at Princeton University.
Collection ID: ENG009

Princeton University Center For Energy & Environmental Studies Technical Reports, 1972-1999

Consists of technical reports created by the Center for Energy Environmental Studies. The Center has been integrated in the Princeton Environmental Institute in early 2000s.
Collection ID: ENG021

Department of Civil and Geological Engineering Research Reports, undated

Consists of research reports created by the Department of Civil and Geological Engineering at Princeton University between 1944 and 1988.
Collection ID: ENG005

Project Matterhorn Publications and Reports, 1951-1958

These are reports or publications originating from Project Matterhorn.
Collection ID: PPL001

Computer Sciences Laboratory Technical Reports, 1967-1985

Consists of technical reports created by the Computer Sciences Laboratory. The laboratory was a division of the Department of Electrical Engineering. Before 1967, the Computer Sciences Laboratory was known as the Digital Systems Laboratory.
Collection ID: ENG027