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1944 Institution of Mechanical Engineers: Index

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Note: This is a sub-section of 1944 Institution of Mechanical Engineers

Contents. Vol. 151. January—December 1944

  • Portrait of President, Dr. Harry R. Ricardo, B.A., F.R.S. 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 . ai
  • Presidential Address Remember the Past and Look to the Future, by Professor F. C. Lea, O.B.E., D.Sc., Wh.Sc., M.I.Mech.E. 1
  • The Annual Report of the Council for 1943 . 7
  • Minutes of Proceedings of the Meeting in January 25
  • Elections and Transferences of Members . 25
  • Minutes of Proceedings of the Meeting held in February . 27
  • Elections and Transferences of Members . .27
  • The Position and Development of the Gas Engine, by J. Jones, A.M.I.Mech.E. 32
  • Discussion in London 44
  • Discussion in Manchester 47
  • Communications 52
  • Report on Creep Properties of Steels Utilized in High-Pressure Superheater and Steam Pipe Practice. Part I: Carbon Steels, prepared by H. J. Tapsell, M.I.Mech.E. 54
  • Naval Machinery: Some Factors Influencing its Design, Annual Lecture to Graduates' Section, London, by Eng. Vice-Admiral Sir George Preece, K.C.B., M.I.Mech.E. (Vice-President) 62
  • The Hydraulic Operation of Lathes for the Production of Shells, by W. Littlejohn Philip, OBE, M.I.Mech.E 70
  • Discussion in London 81
  • Communication 84
  • Diesel Traction on the North Western Railway (India), by H. W. Puttick, M.I.Mech.E. 87
  • Memoirs 99
  • A Renaissance of Mechanical Properties, by Sqd. Ldr. A. C. Vivian, B.A., D.Sc , R.A.F.V.R. 105
  • Communications . 113
  • The Significance of Tensile and Other Mechanical Test Properties of Metals, by Hugh O’Neill M.Met., D.Sc. 116
  • Discussion . 131
  • Communications . 140
  • Minutes of Proceedings of the Meeting held in March . 146
  • Elections and Transferences of Members . 146
  • Minutes of Proceedings of the Meeting held in April 148
  • Elections and Transferences of Members . 148
  • Minutes of Proceedings of the Meeting held in May 150
  • Elections and Transferences of Members . 150
  • Minutes of Proceedings of the Meeting held in June 152
  • Surface Finish and the Function of Parts, by Georg Schlesinger, Dr. Ing. 153
  • Discussion in London 166
  • Discussion in Manchester 173
  • Communications 175
  • Discussion in London on The First Gas Turbine Locomotive (by A. Meyer) and on A New Rotary Compressor (by A. Lysholm). . 179
  • Communications on The First Gas Turbine Locomotive (by A. Meyer) and on a Rotary Compressor (by A. Lysholm) . 184
  • Discussion in London on Tests on Transport Producer-Go Units (by Harold Heywood) 192
  • Communications on Tests on Transport Producer-Gas Units (by Harold Heywood) 199
  • Power District Heating at Brno, Czechoslovakia, by W. Kulka, Dr. Tech.Sc , A.M.I.Mech.E. 209
  • Memoirs 214
  • Elections and Transferences of Members . 217
  • Thomas Hawksley Lecture: Gyroscopic Principles and Applications, by Professor C. E. Inglis, O.B.E., M.A., LL.D., F.R.S., M.I.Mech.E. 223
  • The Abnormality of Flame Gas., by Professor W. T. David, M.A., Sc.D., M I.Mech.E. 236
  • Communications . 245
  • The Double-Beat Throttle Valve and its Relation to Governing, by F. O. L. Chorlton, M.I.Mech.E. 247
  • Communication . 255
  • The Impact Tube, by B. Hodkinson, M.Sc., M.I.Mech.E. 257
  • Communications . 263
  • Loads Borne on Elastic Supports, by Professor E. H. Lamb, D.S.C., D.Sc., M.I.Mech.E. 265
  • Communications . .273
  • Static and Clinging Friction of Pivot Bearings, by M. C. Hunter, M.I.Mech.E . 274
  • Communications . .283
  • Marking Methods and War Production, by Arnold Throp, A.M.I.Mech.E. .285
  • Summary of Discussion . 290
  • Causes of High Dewpoint Temperatures in Boiler Flue Gas., by W. F. Harlow, Wh.Ex., A.M.I.Mech.E. 293
  • Discussion in London on Bonded Deposits on Economizer Heating Surfaces (Rylands and Jenkinson) and on Causes of High Dewpoint Temperatures in Boiler Flue Gas. (Harlow). 299
  • Communications . 305
  • Memoirs . 309
  • Thomas Love Gray Lecture: Fundamentals of the Marine Screw Propeller, by G. S. Baker, 0.B.E., D.Sc., late R.C.N.C. 313
  • The Thermal Rating of Worm Gearboxes, by Harry Walker, Ph.D., B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.I.Mech.E 326
  • Communications 335
  • Communications on Piston Crown Temperatures in a Compression-Ignition Engine with "Comet" Head (by W. L. Bride) 338
  • Minutes of Proceedings of the Meetings held on 20th October and 3rd November 339
  • Minutes of Proceedings of the Meetings held on 17th and 24th November . 340
  • Elections and Transference of Members 340
  • Minutes of Proceedings of the Meeting held in December 344
  • Elections and Transferences of Members 344
  • Memoirs 348
  • Index 355


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