Drumheller, Warren D., Paper

A Guide to the Warren D. Drumheller Paper, 1963 Ms.1963.004


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Kira A. Dietz

Repository
Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech
Identification
Ms.1963.004
Title
Warren D. Drumheller Papers1963
URL:
http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaxtf/view?docId=vt/viblbv004074.xml
Quantity
0.1 Cubic Feet 1 folder
Creator
Drumheller, Warren D.
Language
The materials in the collection are in English.
Abstract
The collection consists of a paper, "A Storage Analog Computer to Solve Polynormal Equations," which won "Best Student Paper" for the Region 3 competition of the Institute of Electrical Engineers, Inc., in 1963.

Administrative Information

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Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open to research.

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: [identification of item], [box], [folder], Warren D. Drumheller Paper, 1963, Ms1963-004, Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.

Source of Acquisition

The Warren D. Drumheller Paper was donated to Special Collections in 1963.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the Warren D. Drumheller Paper commenced and was completed in 1963. Additional description was completed in April 2009.


Biographical Note

William D. Drumheller was a student at VPI in the 1960s. He graduated in 1964. No other biographical information is available.

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of a paper, "A Storage Analog Computer to Solve Polynormal Equations," which won "Best Student Paper" for Region 3-A competition of the Institute of Electrical Engineers, Inc. (IEEE), in 1963. Region 3 included the southeastern portion of the United States. The IEEE continues to sponsor student paper competitions.

Arrangement

The collection is arranged by type of material.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • University History
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute (1944-1970)

Rights Statement for Archival Description

The guide to the Warren D. Drumheller Paper by Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, is licensed under a CC0 (https://creativecommons.org/share-your-work/public-domain/cc0/).

Container List

folder 1
Student paper,
1963.