John and Leni Sinclair papers: 1957-2003
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Correspondence 1963-1992 [series]

Correspondence, the first series, is composed of the subseries "Alphabetical" and "Chronological." The letters in "Alphabetical" are from students who did their graduate work with Wu. Researchers should be aware that several of the letters in this series are in Chinese. The "Chronological" subseries of letters focuses on the projects that Wu worked on for major corporations.

 
Alphabetical 1963-1989
Box   1  
A-N (19 folders)
Box   1  
Chronological 1966-1992 (5 folders)
Box   1  
Letters of congratulations 1991-1992
 
Topical Files 1964-1992 [series]

The second series, Topical Files, contains much information about the projects and companies that Wu worked with during his career. The wide variety of industries that he was involved with will be of interest to the researcher. The majority of this series consists of correspondence, reports and proposals. The final two folders of this series are entirely in Chinese and it is not known what type of information they contain.

Box   2  
Advanced Technology Program 1992
Box   2  
Auto Body Consortium Papers 1991-1992
Box   2  
American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Blackall Machine Tool and Gage Award 1981-1986
 
Automotive Papers
Box   2  
circa 1991
Box   2  
1991-1992
Box   2  
Automotive Proposals 1992
Box   2  
Biographical Information
Box   2  
Bob King's Drill 1981
Box   2  
Chen, Simon 1981
Box   2  
Clippings/Press Releases
Box   2  
DeVor Tool and Die 1981-1983
Box   2  
Douglas Aircraft 1980-1982
 
Drill Grinders
Box   2  
1982
Box   2  
1985
Box   2  
Dynamic Data Process Quality Control 1987
 
Electric Power Research Institute
Box   2  
1975-1976
Box   2  
1981
Box   2  
Electric Power Research Institute Proposal 1974-1976
Box   2  
Ford, Process Illustrations, Grant 1977-1978
Box   2  
Funding Summary 1985
 
General Dynamics
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Report 1984
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Tube wrapping machine 1978-1981
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General Electric- Burlington, Vt. 1979-1983
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General Motors 1974-1975
Box   2  
General Motors Projects 1987-1988 (2 folders)
Box   2  
Industrial Technology Institute 1987-1988
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Lockheed Georgia, Co. 1982
Box   2  
Mechanical Industry Research Laboratories, Report 1987
Box   2  
Mechanical Technology, Inc. 1989-1990
Box   2  
Metal Industries Development Center 1984-1985
Box   2  
Mini-Review Committee of the Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics 1990
Box   2  
Mobil Teaching Unit 1966
Box   2  
National Academy of Sciences 1989
Box   2  
National Center for Mechanical Sciences 1987-1988
Box   2  
National Science Foundation 1965
 
National Science Foundation Proposals
Box   3  
1984
Box   3  
1986, 1989-1990
Box   3  
Project PDS, 1-5
Box   3  
Projects/Proposals 1988-1992
Box   3  
Proposals for Fellows
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Publishing/Royalties 1981-1983
Box   3  
Quality Control 1987-1988
 
Research Projects
Box   3  
1964-1967
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1985, 1990
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Rock Island Arsenal 1970-1971
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S-Grinders 1992
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Saginaw Machine Systems 1989
Box   3  
Teaching Proposal 1987
Box   3  
TSAO, Tsu-Chin 1990
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Tube Identification 1981
Box   3  
U of M Corporate Relations 1989
Box   3  
Yen, James 1981-1983
Box   3  
Chinese Language Material (2 folders)
 
Reprints 1963-1986 [series]

The series Reprints contains many articles by Wu that were published in scientific and engineering journals. He has hand dated all of these in the order that they were published.

Box   3  
Scholarly Articles (8 folders)
 
Teaching/ Research Materials 1963-1987 [series]

The series Teaching/Research Material, consists of the documents that Wu used to instruct many of the mechanical engineering students he taught at the University of Wisconsin and at the University of Michigan. Dr. Wu's research material and draft material for the many papers which he wrote are also included in this series.

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American Society of Mechanical Engineers Papers 1964-1981
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Engineering Statistics
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Lecture Notes for Experimental Course 1968
 
Mechanical Engineering Teaching Materials
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Course no.123 1963
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Course no.322 1969
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Course no.324 1965
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Course no.346, A report on the course 1966
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Course no.347 1966
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Course no.516-05
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Course no.560 1987
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Course no.903 1965
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Papers on Dynamics and Control 1967-1981
 
Research Papers
Box   5  
Pau-Lo Hsu, Y.B. Chen and S. Wu
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H.S. Kim, K.F. Eman and S. Wu 1987
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Jianjun Shi, Jun Ni and S. Wu
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Yixin Yao and S. Wu 1988
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Response Surface Method 1965
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Single Sampling Plan
Box   5  
Statistical Experimental Design for Engineers 1968
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Statistical Methods for Quality Control 1972
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Statistical Quality Control 1977
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Teaching Materials 1968
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Time Series and Systems Analysis- Modeling and Applications 1979