The University of Wollongong thesis collection dates from 1954 and comprises over 4600 items, the majority of which have been digitised and made available on Research Online. All UOW thesis records are harvested by the National Library of Australia's Trove.

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Theses from 1968


An investigation of mechanical and rheological properties of wheat grains, Peter C. Arnold

Analogue techniques for the solution of engineering problems, C. Atkinson

Air conditioning systems used in Australia, J. R. Blundell

Use of solar power for domestic water heating, J. Boetje


The determination of the stability constants of metal chloro complexes, John Frederick Brennan

Transportation of solids in a fluid stream, Barry R.J. Davey


The problem of unknown parameters in neutron resonance theory, A. R. de L. Musgrove


Morgoil bearings used in rolling mills, John Dougherty


The energy levels and spacings of resonances, Arthur Joseph Gilks

Supercharging of ground engines, R. M. Johns


On the dynamic properties of structural frames, M. J. Lowrey

Seminar report on fuel injection systems as applied to spark ignition engines, Barry R. McMahon

Continuous hydrochloric pickle lines for commercial low carbon, general purpose steel, H. E. Papson


The solvent extraction of metals, Neil Philip Porter


A study of the organic complexes of oxovanadium (IV), Richard Clement Skevington


The synthesis of phenanthropiperidines, Roger Evertt Summons


An analytical and statistical treatment of the infinitely dilute resonance integral, D. G. Thompson


Performance analysis and vibration study of the 'floveyor' grain elevator, S. R. Webb

Filtration of rolling oils as used in cold rolling mills, J. R. Wotherspoon

Automobile gas turbines, J. A. Zanesco

Theses from 1967

A study of the martensite in beta copper-tin alloys, Noel F. Kennon


The diffusion theory of neutron thermalization experiements, K. J. Maher


Resonance overlap: effect of neighbouring resonances, Daniel James McKeegan


Formulation and calculation of resonance overlap effects, P. J. O'Halloran

A physico-chemical investigation of some complexes of iron (III), Gregory Allan Ryder


Investigation of the composition and stability of tin (II) fluoride complexes, Stephen Joseph Slater


A physico-chemical investigation of some magnetically anomalous inorganic compounds, J. R. Snedden

A study of wave propagation in a mechanical shock tube, Robert T. Wheway

Theses from 1966


A magnetochemical investigation of some copper (II) salicylates and bromobenzoates, Geoffrey John Hamilton


Calculation methods for multigroup cross sections used in burnup studies, J. P. Pollard

Theses from 1965


The development of techniques for the detection of inhomogeneities of deformation in nickel and the study of the effect of temperature, Thomas William Barnes


A study of an integral equation arising in the moderation of neutrons, Malcolm Walter Dyos

A magnetochemical investigation of some copper (II) complexes of tridentate diprotic ligands, Keith Ison

An investigation of the thermodynamic characteristics of power cycles for combustion engines with particular reference to the hybrid engine cycle, P. Van der Werf

Theses from 1964

Hot-wire anemometers, D. C. Crook


Design requirements of an experimental combine-harvester, C. S. Raisbeck

Theses from 1963

Force multiplication in power-assisted automobile steering systems, Alan R. Hewson

Control valves, D. A. Hodges

Control of liquid level processes, C. J. Lyon

The use of radioisotopes for mixing process studies, Phillip H. Sivyer

The application of continuous conducting analogues for the solution of field problems, I. C. Thomas


The idealized limited pressure compression ignition cycle: an empirical treatment of its response to varying operating parameters, Peter van der Werf

Granular flow, S. R. Webb

Air lubricated journal bearings, R. S. Windsor

Theses from 1962

The lubrication of gears, D. A. Braddock

Thermal fatigue: some methods of testing and the design applications of test results, R. E. Cornell

Fluid couplings and their application in materials handling, D. J. Cornford

The sonic boom, R. J. Delavere

Vibration measuring instruments, W. R. Drew

Design and operational features of long centred cross country belt conveyor systems, J. D. Fish

Wankel rotating combustion engine, G. C. Johnston

Spark machining, A. Kirwan

The rolling of wide flange beams, D. R. Kupke

A study of air ejectors using low pressure air as the driving fluid, Brian Mills

Ground effect machine, K. Nicholson

Air suspension as applied to automotive & commercial vehicles, R. J. Pedersen

Stresscoat, I. D. Phillips

The coal burning gas turbine and its potential in Australia, Brian Powell

Some aspects of journal bearing design for fluid film operation, T. M. Romberg


The alkaloids of tylophora crebriflora characterization and structural determination of tylocrebrine, Richards Rudzats


The electrostatic precipitation of dusts, B. A. Ryan

Hydrofoil supported craft, John Spence

The Philips hot-gas engine and its application to refrigeration, Ron Street

Use of aerofoils for flow measurement, K. Woods

Theses from 1961

Metal spraying, D. Anderson

A study of air operated air ejectors, John W. Carlson

Developments in the abatement of atmospheric pollution caused iron and steel works, A. Dymet

Development of overhead valve cylinder heads for petrol engines, T. G. Farrington

Cylinder lubrication of four-stroke petrol engines, M. H. Ives

Oil injection methods for uniting and separating pressure joints, Ron Jeffcoat

The high pressure air operated air ejector -normally at low pressure and vacuum, Ronald C. Newman

Preventive plant maintenance in medium industry, Arthur R. Newnham

The measurement of torque and horse power using electric resistance strain gauges, R. J. Rees


An investigation into the performance of grain augers, A W. Roberts

Solar energy air-conditioning, D. E. Stone

Theses from 1960


An analysis of the otto cycle taking into consideration the effect of varying operating parameters, S. .E. Bonamy


Ion exchange resins in steel analysis, F. M. Hall

Solar distillation and its application in Australia, R. K. Johnson

Rubber in compression, S. Muirhead

Steam contamination in the modern boiler, D. K. Reynolds

Disc brakes, D. C. Smith

Basic principles of roll pass layout and design, D. J. Townsend

Theses from 1958


Wave propagation theory, B. E. Clancy

Theses from 1956


Studies in the complex chemistry of molybdenum, Maxwell Campbell Steele

Theses from 1954


Polarographic and electro-chemical investigations in the perinaphthenone system, Peter Beckmann

Layout of experimental steam plant and design of auxiliary equipment for Wollongong Technical College, Ronald M. Kinnell