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Rollin Dix, Ph.D.

Rollin Dix Photograph
Professor, Emeritus

Office: 

E1-246A

Phone: 

312.567.5271

Fax: 

312.567.7230

Email: 

Education 

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, 1963
M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University,1958
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, 1957

Expertise 

CAD/CAM, mechanical design, materials handling.

Awards 

  • Who's Who in America
  • Fellow, American Society of Mechanical Engineers

Professional Society Memberships 

American Society of Mechanical Engineers

Publications 

  • Rollin Dix and Chung-Ook Chong, Impulse-Momentum in Spacecraft Landing: Analysis and Experiment, 7th Biennial ASME Conference on Engineering Systems Design and Analysis, Manchester, UK, June 2004.
  • Rollin Dix, Rahuljit Pal, David A. Brown and Mohsen Makhous, Development of a Pedal Powered Wheelchair, Transactions of the ASME, Journal of Medical Devices, V. 3, N. 2, June 2009.