Woodson Research Center, Rice University

Guide to the Robert C. Minnick Teaching Materials, 1971-1973 MS 478

creator aut Minnick, Robert C.
Title: Robert C. Minnick Teaching Materials
Dates: 1971-1973
Abstract: This collection consists of engineering lecture notes of Robert C. Minnick, a professor at Rice University in Houston, Texas, for the years 1971-1973. The collection comprises 1.25 cubic feet (1 box).
Identification: MS 478
Quantity: 1.25 Cubic Feet (1 box)
Language: English
Repository: Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Houston, Texas

Biographical / Historical

Robert C. Minnick was born February 7, 1926 in Houston, Texas. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Physics from Johns Hopkins University in 1950 and Masters and Doctors degrees in Applied Mathematics from Harvard University in 1951 and 1952 respectively. From 1966 to 1969 he was Professor of Electrical Engineering at Montana State University. In 1971 he was Visiting Professor of Electrical Engineering at Rice University.

Scope and Contents

The material consists of engineering lecture notes at Rice University, lecture and background notes on the Switching Theory, a technical report on Magnetic Bubble Memories and Logic systems, and a draft proposal concerning magnetic bubble technology.


Conditions Governing Access

Stored off-site at the Library Service Center. Please request this material via woodson@rice.edu or call 713-348-2586.

Access Restrictions

This material is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish from this material must be facilitated through the Woodson Research Center.

Index Terms

Logic design
Switching theory
Rice University -- History
lecture notes

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Robert C.Minnick Teaching Materials, MS 478, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University.

Acquisition Information

This material was donated to Rice University by Ms. Denise D'Aoust, July-August, 1999.

Detailed Description of the Collection

Teaching and Research Materials 1971-1973

Box Folder
1 1 Rice University lecture notes, volume 1, English 240 circa 1971-1973
2 Rice University lecture notes, volume 1, English 240 Fall 1972
3 Rice University lecture notes, volume 2, English 141 Fall 1971
4 Rice University lecture notes, English 141 Spring 1972
5 Rice University lecture notes fall 1972
6 Rice University lecture notes, volume 3, lecture notes
7 Rice University lecture notes, volume 3, labs, homework, etc.
8 Lecture notes, Stanford University
9 Switching Theory materials
10 Magnetic bubble memories and logic systems
11 Research proposal, Data Processing in Interactive Computer Systems