Wollongong University College - School of Engineering - Seminar Papers series

Research seminar papers on a range of topics written by Bachelor of Engineering students at the Wollongong University College in the 1960s. Copies of these papers were routinely deposited in the collection of the University College Library.


Seminar Papers from 1968

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

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


Morgoil bearings used in rolling mills, John Dougherty

Supercharging of ground engines, R. M. Johns

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

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

Automobile gas turbines, J. A. Zanesco

Seminar Papers from 1967

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

Seminar Papers from 1965

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

Seminar Papers 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

Granular flow, S. R. Webb

Air lubricated journal bearings, R. S. Windsor

Seminar Papers 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

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

Seminar Papers 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

Solar energy air-conditioning, D. E. Stone

Seminar Papers from 1960

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