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1943 Institution of Mechanical Engineers: Index

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Note: This is a sub-section of 1943 Institution of Mechanical Engineers

Vol. 149. January-June 1943

  • Portrait of the President, Professor F. C. Lea, O.B.E., D.Sc., Wh.Sc., M.I.Mech.E.
  • Frontispiece
  • List of Council and Officers vii
  • List of Committees of the Specialized Groups viii
  • List of Committees of the Local Branch. ix
  • List of Past-Presidents and Past-Vice-Presidents . xi
  • Minutes of Proceedings of the meetings held on 8th and 22nd January . 1
  • Proceedings at the Presentation of the James Watt International Medal, on 22nd January . 3
  • Minutes of Proceedings of the Annual General Meeting held on 19th February . 6
  • Annual Report of the Council for 1942 . 11
  • Tests on Transport Producer Gas Units, by Harold Heywood, Ph.D., M.Sc. (Eng.), Wh.Sc., M.I.Mech.E. 34
  • Memoirs . 48
  • Thomas Hawksley Lecture: Recent Developments in Refrigeration, by Lord Dudley Gordon, D.S.O., M.I.Mech.E. (Member of Council) . 49
  • Caustic Embrittlement, by E. W. Colbeck, M.A., S. H. Smith, B.Sc., and L. Powell, B.Sc 63
  • Corrosion of Boiler Tubes, by T. Henry Turner, M.Sc. 74
  • The Soot Blower, with Special Reference to the Present Position of Power and Automatic Operation of Mechanical Blowers, by R. J. Glinn, M.I.Mech.E. 89
  • Minutes of Proceedings of the Meeting held on 19th March . 99
  • Addendum to Second Report of the Research Committee on High-Duty Cast Irons for General Engineering Purposes: Phosphoric High-Duty Irons (Part II) . 101
  • Third Report of the Research Committee on High-Duty Cast Irons for General Engineering Purposes 103
  • Summarized impersonal account of the Informal Discussion on "Fuel, Power, and Transport - A National Programme", introduced by W. Wakefield Adam, M.I Mech E 113
  • Discussion on A Review of Recent Progress in Heat Transfer (by C. H. Lander) 117
  • Communications . 126
  • Memoirs . 132
  • The Design Office Problem in the Estimation of the Torsional Resonance Characteristics of Small Marine Diesel Propulsion Units, by R. W. Stuart Mitchell, G.I.Mech.E.. 133
  • Minutes of Proceedings of the Meetings held in April, May, and June . 142
  • Communications on Fans - their Types, Characteristics, and Application (by C. G. Ferguson) . 142
  • Summarized reports of meetings held by the North Western Branch in conjunction with the Manufacture Group during 1942 160
  • Memoirs . 164
  • Elections and Transferences of Members . 169
  • Engineering Education and Training:—
  • Development of Engineering Education and Technical Training, by Wing Commr. T. R. Cave-Browne-Cave, C.B.E., RA.F., M.I.Mech.E. (Member of Council) 174
  • The Training of Engineers in Technical Schools and Colleges, by W. E. Fisher, O.B.E., D.Sc., A.M.I.Mech.E. . 176
  • A Commentary on Engineering Education, by W. H. Evans, Ph.D., B.Sc. Tech., A.M.I.Mech.E., B. W. Pendred, A.M.I.Mech.E., and John F. Sutton, M.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.I.Mech.E. (Members of Council) 178
  • Some Suggestions for the Improvement of the Training of Engineers, by Kenneth R. Evans, M.A., A.M.I.Mech.E. 179
  • Summary of verbal discussion on the foregoing four Educational Papers, prepared by D. S. Anderson, Ph.D., B.Sc., M.I.Mech.E.. 182
  • Summary of written communications on the same four Educational Papers, prepared by R. D. Peggs, MA., A.M.I.Mech.E. . 185
  • Memorandum on the White Paper on "Educational Reconstruction" and its Impact on Training for Mechanical Engineering ..... 186
  • Memoirs ......... 193
  • Index ........ 198

Vol. 150. July—December 1943

  • List of Council and Officers ... vii
  • List of Committees of the Specialized Groups . viii
  • List of Committees of the Local Branches ..ix
  • List of Past-Presidents and Past-Vice-Presidents . xi
  • The First Gas Turbine Locomotive, by Adolf Meyer, E.D. 1
  • Discussion on the Measurement 'of Torsional Vibrations (by R. Stanfield) 17
  • Memoirs 29
  • Thomas Lowe Gray Lecture: Some Types of Propelling Machinery Available to Shipowners, by C. C. Pounder, M.I.Mech.E. 37
  • Communications on Distribution of Boiler Load (by P. G. Kaufmann) . 68
  • Memoirs . 74
  • Minutes of Proceedings of the Meetings held in October and November. 84
  • Elections and Transferences of Members . 85
  • Memoirs 117
  • A Survey of Modem Centrifugal Pump Practice for Oilfield and Oil Refinery Services, by N. Tetlow, B.Sc., M.I.Mech.E. 121
  • Piston Crown Temperatures in a Compression-ignition Engine with "Comet" Head, by W. L. Bride, M.Sc.Tech., B.Sc., A.M.I.Mech.E 134
  • The Calculation of Roll Pressure in Hot and Cold Flat Rolling, by E. Orowan, Dr. Ing 140
  • Memoirs 168
  • Minutes of Proceedings of the Meeting held on 17th December . 169
  • Elections and Transferences of Members 169
  • The Production of High-speed Helical Gears, with Special Reference to the Elimination of Transmission Noises, by S. A. Cowling, A.M.I.Mech.E. 172
  • Discussion in London 178
  • Discussion in Manchester . 185
  • Communications . 189
  • Some Textile Finishing Machines, by K. S. Laurie, M.A., A.M.I.Mech.E. 195
  • Discussion in London .. 209
  • Communications . 212
  • Index 217


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