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Rollin Dix papers, 1971-1996

Identifier: 004.01.09

Materials related to Rollin Dix, professor of mechanical engineering at Illinois Institute of Technology. Dix joined the engineering faculty in 1964 and retired in 2004 as Chairman of Mechanical, Materials and Aerospace Department, and as Associate Dean for Academic Computing. This collection relates to his research and academic projects while on faculty at Illinois Institute of Technology.


  • Creation: 1971-1996


Language of Materials

Records are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Available for Research

Collection Size

7 Folders

Biographical Note

Rollin Dix, Professor Emeritus in the department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at Illinois Institute of Technology, received his masters and doctorate at Purdue University in 1962 and 1963 respectively. With a specialty in mechanical engineering, Dix has been in the world of academia for forty years. He began teaching at IIT in 1980, and has been a major contributor to the field of mechanical engineering, publishing numerous articles and raising grants for IIT research projects.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Formerly 2005.007


Chris Lam 4/11/2005

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