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Papers of Carl F. Nordin, Jr.

Identifier: WCFN
Abstract Carl F. Nordin, Jr., (1929-1998) was a hydraulic engineer for the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and Colorado State University. In 1954, he began a 30-year career with the USGS. From 1969 to 1973, he was projects chief for all USGS research on alluvial river flows conducted at Colorado State University, and from 1974 to 1984 he served as research advisor for the Water Resources Division of the USGS in Denver. After retiring from the USGS in 1984, he became a part-time professor at CSU. Nordin...
Dates: 1941-1998; Majority of material found within 1958-1997

Papers of Daryl B. Simons

Identifier: WDBS
Abstract Daryl B. Simons (1918-2005) was an internationally recognized expert in the fields of hydraulics, hydrology, geomorphology, river mechanics, sediment transport and hydraulic modeling. His innovative teaching and research while professor of civil engineering at Colorado State University (CSU) and his supervision of hundreds of water-related projects around the world contributed to this international reputation. Materials in the collection relate to many of the organizations Simons worked for,...
Dates: 1868-2005; Majority of material found within 1950-1990

Papers of Evan Vlachos

Identifier: WVLA
Abstract Evan Vlachos taught as a professor of sociology and civil engineering at Colorado State University, while also working extensively with federal agencies, foreign governments, and international organizations (including the United Nations, UNESCO, and NATO) on international and national water and environmental issues. His interests also included integrated water resources planning and management and social forecasting. The collection documents Vlachos' work and interests in the fields of...
Dates: 1957-2015; Majority of material found within 1970-2013

Papers of Everett V. Richardson

Identifier: WEVR
Abstract Everett Richardson (1924-2013), a graduate of Colorado State University, was an emeritus professor of civil engineering at CSU. He worked for the U.S. Geological Survey as a hydraulic engineer and associate director of research for nineteen years. He joined the CSU engineering faculty in 1968. His research interests include river mechanics, hydraulic modeling, alluvial channel flow, sedimentation, and bridge safety. Over the course of his career, he developed and taught several courses on...
Dates: 1892-2013; Majority of material found within 1963-2000

Papers of Jack E. Cermak

Identifier: UCER
Abstract Dr. Jack E. Cermak (1992-2012) was an authority in wind engineering. His groundbreaking research lead to the development of unique wind-tunnel facilities capable of simulating motion in the atmospheric boundary layer. Among his projects, he led important studies of wind impacts on San Francisco's Candlestick Park, the Sears Tower (now called the Willis Tower) in Chicago, and New York City's World Trade Center. Reel-to-reel films, research files and reports, publications, and university...
Dates: 1948, 1950s-1982; Majority of material found within 1964-1979

Papers of James F. Ruff

Identifier: WRUF

Jim Ruff (b. 1937) had a long career as a civil engineering professor at Colorado State University and as a consultant with a focus on hydraulic engineering. The collection documents Dr. Ruff's teaching, research, consulting work, and publications. The collection includes reports, articles, letters, drawings, maps, newspaper clippings, reference materials, data, slides, photographs, videotapes, and computer media.

Dates: 1928-2015; Majority of material found within 1964-1997

Papers of M. Daniel Vanderbilt

Identifier: UVAN

M. Daniel Vanderbilt was a professor of civil engineering at Colorado State University (CSU), a noted researcher on slab analysis and design of wood structural systems, and an early advocate for the use of computer software modeling in civil engineering. Materials include teaching materials, research, office files, and publications.

Dates: 1960-1988; Majority of material found within 1971-1987

Papers of Maurice L. Albertson

Identifier: WMLA
Abstract Maurice Albertson (1918-2009) was a hydraulic engineering expert who helped Colorado State University (CSU) gain international recognition in a variety of research fields, including water resources management. Best known for his central role in establishing the Peace Corps, Albertson was a CSU professor and administrator instrumental in expanding the university's water resources research program. The collection includes teaching materials; publications; records of professional and consulting...
Dates: 1891-2009; Majority of material found within 1940-2000

Papers of Morris M. Skinner

Identifier: WMMS
Abstract Morris M. Skinner worked as a professor of civil engineering at Colorado State University (CSU) for more than four decades. He focused both his teaching and research on hydraulics. More specifically, his research focused on groundwater recharge, use of bentonite to reduce seepage, cavitation studies, hydraulic modeling, and use of infrared imagery for hydraulic and hydrologic studies, all of which are reflected in this collection. In addition to his publications and research are numerous...
Dates: 1925-2000; Majority of material found within 1960-1996

Papers of Robert C. Ward

Identifier: WRCW
Abstract A professor and administrator at Colorado State University for 35 years, Robert Ward focused his career on water quality monitoring. He conducted theoretical and applied research to develop information about water quality monitoring systems and management, teach the concepts, and influence application and policy. His collection documents his research and teaching, with limited files documenting his service activities and his administrative role. Material types include personnel files,...
Dates: 1950-2019; Majority of material found within 1970-2010

Papers of Robert E. Glover

Identifier: WREG
Abstract A civil engineer with the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, the U.S. Geological Survey, and Colorado State University, Robert Glover (1896-1984) conducted significant research on concrete cooling, dam construction, groundwater flow, and more. The focus of the collection is on the extensive work he did on these subjects. A smaller portion of the collection reflects Glover's personal life in terms of family activities and hobbies, including birding, photography, and environmentalism. Predominant...
Dates: 1896-2000; Majority of material found within 1922-1984

Papers of William W. Sayre

Identifier: WSAY

Civil engineer William Sayre (1927-1981) contributed significant scientific research about sediment transport and turbulent flows. He spent the majority of his career working for the U.S. Geological Survey as a research hydrologist and the University of Iowa as a professor of hydraulics and water-resources engineering. The collection consists mainly of articles, reports, and handwritten notes, along with correspondence, presentations, teaching materials, and research data.

Dates: 1949-1981

Records of the Department of Civil Engineering

Identifier: UCIE

The Department of Engineering at Colorado State University (then the State Agricultural College of Colorado) began in 1883 with courses in practical mechanics and drawing. The collection contains financial records, memoranda, faculty trip records, seminar planning papers, and correspondence.

Dates: 1969-1975, 1997

Water Oral Histories Collection

Identifier: WOHC
Abstract The Water Oral Histories Collection consists of interviews and reminiscences covering the work of some of Colorado's distinguished civil engineers, irrigators, and water leaders. Subjects include Northern Colorado's irrigation history, irrigation engineering and research in Colorado, large water storage projects, groundwater issues, and the personal and professional lives of some of Colorado's water leaders. A portion of the collection is digitized and ...
Dates: 1986-2022

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Anderson Ditch Company 1
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Broderick, Jim 1
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Coal Ridge Ditch Company 1
Colorado State University. Department of Agricultural Engineering 1
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Colorado State University. Research Foundation 1
Colorado. Department of Natural Resources 1
Consortium for International Development 1
Council of U.S. Universities for Soil and Water Development in Arid and Sub-humid Areas 1
Danielson, Jeris 1
Denver (Colo.). Board of Water Commissioners 1
Doesken, Nolan J. 1
Evans, Harold G. 1
Evans, Norman A. 1
Fort Collins (Colo.). Utilities 1
Geological Survey (U.S.). Water Resources Division 1
George, Russell 1
Hamel, Alan C. 1
Harmon, Dennis 1
Johnson, Harvey G. 1
Kuhn, Eric 1
Left Hand Ditch Company 1
Longenbaugh, R. A. (Robert A.) 1
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Luecke, Daniel 1
Mobley, Terry 1
Nordin, Carl F. 1
North Poudre Irrigation Company 1
Ogilvie, James L. 1
Parshall, Maxwell 1
Porter, John 1
Pueblo Board of Water Works (Colo.) 1
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Richardson, E. V. (Everett V.), 1924- 1
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Sayre, William W., 1927- 1
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Shimmin, Mike 1
Shoemaker, Jeff 1
Simons & Associates 1
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Simons, Li and Associates 1
Skinner, Morris M. 1
Smith, MaryLou M., 1950- 1
Smith, Travis 1
Spencer, Herb 1
States West Water Resources Corporation 1
Stulp, John 1
Trout, Thomas J. (Thomas James) 1
United States. Federal Highway Administration 1
University of Iowa. Department of Civil Engineering 1
Vanderbilt, M. D. 1
Vlachos, Evan 1
Water Supply and Storage Company 1
Wells, Patricia 1
Werner, Brian 1
Wilkinson, Eric 1
Wright, Kenneth R. 1
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