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Charles Bicking papers

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Correspondence

Writings and Lectures

Consulting Projects

Organizations, Conferences, Seminars

Teaching/Training Materials

Miscellaneous



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Charles Bicking papers, 1930-1988 | University of Miami Special Collections

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Collection Overview

Title: Charles Bicking papers, 1930-1988Add to your cart.

Predominant Dates:1930-1988

ID: ASM0375

Extent: 119.0 Boxes

Arrangement: The Charles Bicking Papers are divided into six series: I. Correspondence, II. Writing and Lectures, III. Consulting Projects, IV. Organizations, Conferences, and Seminars, V. Teaching Materials, and VI. Miscellanea.

Formats/Genres: Articles, Audiocassettes, Awards, Bibliographies, Calendars, Certificates, Contracts, Letters, Manuscripts, Memorandums, Notes, Pamphlets, Periodicals, Programs (documents), Reports, Reprints, Slides (Photographs), Typescripts

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Dr. Charles A. Bicking was an award-winning mechanical engineer active in the fields of Industrial Engineering, Industrial Statistics, Engineering Statistics, Operations Research, and Quality Control. A graduate of the Massachusetts Institute of Techology, Bicking has held numerous posts as an engineer, consultant, and lecturer in a number of countries. Bicking also published and presented dozens papers in the above fields. Bicking was an official U.S.A. delegate for the 1953 session of the International Statistical Institute in Rome. He won the ASTM Award of Merit in 1962. Some of the organizations, corporations, and associations that Bicking worked with include the American Society for Quality Control, the American Statistical Assocation, A.S.Q.C., Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industry, White Sands Missile Range, Carborundum Company, Hercules Powder Company, NASA, Nashua Corporation, Tracor Jitco, the American Society for Testing and Materials, and the Control Data Corporation.

The Charles Bicking Papers contains documents spanning across the entirety of Dr. Bicking's career, as described above.

Subject/Index Terms

American Society for Quality Control
American Society for Testing and Materials
Bicking, Charles
Carborundum Company (Niagara Falls, N.Y.)
Control Data Corporation
Engineering - Statistical methods
Industrial engineering
Industrial statistics
Operations research
Quality control
Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industry
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration
White Sands Missile Range (N.M.)

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research, but is kept in an off campus storage facility. Please allow up to 72 hours for delivery of requested materials.

Use Restrictions: Charles Bicking Papers Finding Aid © 2009 University of Miami. All rights reserved. Requests to reproduce or publish materials from this collection should be directed to asc.library@miami.edu.

Preferred Citation: Charles Bicking Papers, Special Collections, University of Miami Libraries, Coral Gables, Florida

Finding Aid Revision History: Container list by Marcia Evanson.

Container List (PDF): http://proust.library.miami.edu/findingaids/legacy/asm0375CL.pdf


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