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Johns Hopkins University. Department of Mechanics

 Corporate Entity

Dates

  • Existence: approximately 1960s-1985

A major reorganization and combining of the Departments of Aeronautics, Civil Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering in 1960 resulted in a newly-formed Department of Experimental and Theoretical Mechanics (also possibly known as Mechanics and Materials Science, though unconfirmed) which was later shortened to the Department of Mechanics around this time.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Robert B. Pond, Sr. papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0640
Overview Robert B. Pond, Sr. (1917-2007) helped found Johns Hopkins University's Department of Material Science, where he served as chair for eight years. The collection includes papers relating to Professor Pond's involvement with companies such as Marvalaud Inc. and Inland Steel Company, and materials from his various roles at Johns Hopkins University, including advising, administrative, and teaching materials. His papers span from 1946 to approximately 1987.