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The Resource How to design a world-class engineering college : a history of engineering at Carnegie Mellon University, by Leah Pileggi

How to design a world-class engineering college : a history of engineering at Carnegie Mellon University, by Leah Pileggi

Label
How to design a world-class engineering college : a history of engineering at Carnegie Mellon University
Title
How to design a world-class engineering college
Title remainder
a history of engineering at Carnegie Mellon University
Statement of responsibility
by Leah Pileggi
Title variation
History of engineering at Carnegie Mellon University
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pileggi, Leah
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
LD791.C89
LC item number
P55 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Carnegie Institute of Technology
  • Carnegie-Mellon University
  • Carnegie-Mellon University
  • Engineering schools
  • Engineering
  • Curriculum planning
  • History
Label
How to design a world-class engineering college : a history of engineering at Carnegie Mellon University, by Leah Pileggi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 97-99)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A broader perspective:
  • A new dimension for Carnegie Tech
  • Beginnings of interdisciplinary/collaborative research at Carnegie Tech
  • Birth of the Carnegie Plan :
  • General Electric's advanced engineering courses,
  • The Carnegie Plan
  • Graduate research
  • Research funding
  • World War II
  • The Plan lives on
  • The birth of Pittsburgh's Carnegie Technical Schools:
  • Andrew Carnegie:
  • The key to success--choosing the right people
  • Finding the right engineer for the job
  • Arthur A. Hamerschlag:
  • Initial structure of the Carnegie Technical Schools,
  • Building construction and hiring
  • From Technical School to University
  • Engineering Design Research Center (EDRC)
  • Strategic faculty hires between 1974 and 1984
  • The Data Storage Systems Center
  • The SRC-CMU Computer-Aided Design Center
  • A fresh look at CIT's freshman curriculum
  • Wipe the slate clean
  • The Information Networking Institute
  • The Department of Biomedical Engineering
  • Full steam ahead for the little engineering college that could:
  • Exploiting expertise in a collaborative environment
  • A merger and a separation:
  • Global expansion of the CIT brand
  • Educating the engineers of the future
  • A change of scenery -- CIT in 2013
  • Benjamin Richard Teare
  • Going global
  • Mellon Institute + Carnegie Tech
  • A toor de force : diversity
  • Engineering and Public Policy
  • Many firsts:
  • Design beginnings
Control code
840477807
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
99 pages
Isbn
9780887485756
Lccn
2013930797
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)840477807
Label
How to design a world-class engineering college : a history of engineering at Carnegie Mellon University, by Leah Pileggi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 97-99)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A broader perspective:
  • A new dimension for Carnegie Tech
  • Beginnings of interdisciplinary/collaborative research at Carnegie Tech
  • Birth of the Carnegie Plan :
  • General Electric's advanced engineering courses,
  • The Carnegie Plan
  • Graduate research
  • Research funding
  • World War II
  • The Plan lives on
  • The birth of Pittsburgh's Carnegie Technical Schools:
  • Andrew Carnegie:
  • The key to success--choosing the right people
  • Finding the right engineer for the job
  • Arthur A. Hamerschlag:
  • Initial structure of the Carnegie Technical Schools,
  • Building construction and hiring
  • From Technical School to University
  • Engineering Design Research Center (EDRC)
  • Strategic faculty hires between 1974 and 1984
  • The Data Storage Systems Center
  • The SRC-CMU Computer-Aided Design Center
  • A fresh look at CIT's freshman curriculum
  • Wipe the slate clean
  • The Information Networking Institute
  • The Department of Biomedical Engineering
  • Full steam ahead for the little engineering college that could:
  • Exploiting expertise in a collaborative environment
  • A merger and a separation:
  • Global expansion of the CIT brand
  • Educating the engineers of the future
  • A change of scenery -- CIT in 2013
  • Benjamin Richard Teare
  • Going global
  • Mellon Institute + Carnegie Tech
  • A toor de force : diversity
  • Engineering and Public Policy
  • Many firsts:
  • Design beginnings
Control code
840477807
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
99 pages
Isbn
9780887485756
Lccn
2013930797
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)840477807

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