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John Henry Rushton articles, 1946-1955

Identifier: 004.02.10

Reprints of articles written by John Henry Rushton, chairman of the IIT Department of Chemical Engineering from September 1946 until around 1955. The titles are:

  1. "A Mass Velocity Theory for Liquid Agitation" (w./F.D. Miller), 1944
  2. "Gas-Liquid Contacting by Mixers" (w/H.G. Foust, De. Mack), 1944
  3. "Displacement Capacities of Mixing Impellers" (w/ D.E. Mack and H.J. Everett), 1946
  4. "Technology of Mixing," 1946
  5. "Design and Utilization of Internal Fittings for Mixing Vessels" (w/E.S. Bissell, H.C. Hesse, and H.J. Everett), 1947
  6. "Low Pressure Liquefaction of Air," 1947
  7. "Heat Transfer to Vertical Tubes in a Mixing Vessel (w/R.S. Lichtmann and L.H. Mahony), 1948
  8. "Some Applications of Fluid Mechanics to Mixing," 1949
  9. "The Mechanics of Similitude Applied to Pilot-Plant Experimentation," 1951
  10. "The Use of Pilot Plant Mixing Data," 1951
  11. "Power Characteristics of Mixing Impellers" (w/E.W. Costich and H.J. Everett), 1950
  12. "Mixing," 1952
  13. "Mixing of Liquids in Chemical Processing," 1952
  14. "Mixing and Agitating" (w/R.D. Boutros and C.W. Selheimer), 1952
  15. "Applications of Fluid Mechanics and Similitude to Scale-up Problems," 1952
  16. "Heat Transfer Coefficients in Liquid Mixing Using Vertical Tube Baffles (w/I.R. Dunlap, Jr.), 1953
  17. "Liquid Mixing Technology," 1953


  • Creation: 1944-1953


Language of Materials

Records are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Available for Research

Collection Size

1 File

Physical Location



Gift of Edward M. Rosen

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Formerly 2014.011


Mindy Pugh, Assistant University Archivist August 22, 2014

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