University of Strathclyde | Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering

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Type of entity

Corporate body

Authorized form of name

University of Strathclyde | Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering

Parallel form(s) of name

  • University of Strathclyde | Department of Mechanical and Offshore Engineering (1986-1987)

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Description area

Dates of existence

1986 -

History

In August 1986, the Department of Mechanical and Offshore Engineering was formed from the merger of the Department of Dynamics and Control, the Department of Mechanics of Materials, the Department of Thermodynamics and the Department of Ship and Marine Technology. In 1987, it merged with the Department of Chemical and Process Engineering and the Department of Metallurgy and adopted the new title Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering.

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Related entity

University of Strathclyde (1964 to date)

Identifier of the related entity

C0047

Category of the relationship

hierarchical

Dates of the relationship

1986-

Description of relationship

Related entity

University of Strathclyde | Department of Metallurgy (1887-1987)

Identifier of the related entity

C0329

Category of the relationship

associative

Dates of the relationship

1987

Description of relationship

In 1987, the Department of Metallurgy merged with other departments to form the Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering.

Related entity

University of Strathclyde | Department of Mechanics of Materials (1969 - 1986)

Identifier of the related entity

C0337

Category of the relationship

associative

Dates of the relationship

1986

Description of relationship

In 1986, the Department of Mechanics of Materials merged with other departments to form the Department of Mechanical and Offshore Engineering.

Related entity

University of Strathclyde | Department of Ship and Marine Technology (c 1882 - 1986)

Identifier of the related entity

C0227

Category of the relationship

associative

Dates of the relationship

1986

Description of relationship

In 1986, the Department of Ship and Marine Technology merged with other departments to form the Department of Mechanical and Offshore Engineering.

Related entity

University of Strathclyde | Department of Thermodynamics and Fluid Mechanics (? - 1986)

Identifier of the related entity

C0338

Category of the relationship

associative

Dates of the relationship

1986

Description of relationship

In 1986, the Department of Thermodynamics and Fluid Mechanics merged with other departments to form the Department of Mechanical and Offshore Engineering (which was later renamed the Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering).

Related entity

University of Strathclyde | Department of Chemical and Process Engineering (? - 1986)

Identifier of the related entity

C0340

Category of the relationship

associative

Dates of the relationship

1986

Description of relationship

In 1986, the Department of Chemical and Process Engineering was absorbed into the Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering.

Control area

Authority record identifier

C0343

Institution identifier

GB 249

Rules and/or conventions used

ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families, International Council on Archives (2nd edition, 2003); Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names, National Council on Archives (1997).

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Created by Kimberly Sommerville, November 2011.

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