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John J. Donovan

Faculty - Tenured professor of Management, Electrical Engineering, Affiliate Department of Econmics

Alfred P. Sloan School of Management

Massachusetts Institute of Technology


MIT Appointments

Affiliate, Department of Economics 2009-2011
Permanent Tenure Awarded (MIT ID # 900005071) 1977
Certificate of Recognition, 31 Years of Service 1998
Quarter Century Club Lifetime Membership Award 1992
Adjunct professor (Ret.). 1997-2011
Adjunct Professor of Management, Sloan School 1989-1997
Associate Professor of Management, Sloan School 1973-1989
Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering 1970-1972
Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering 1966-1970
Post-doctoral Fellow, Department of Electrical Engineering
1966-1968
Founding Member, Sloan School Center for Information Systems Research 1973-1980
Director, Decision Support Group, Energy Laboratory 1978
Member, Development Team of Multix, predecessor to UNIX, Project MAC 1967-1972
Undergraduate Admission and Financial Aid Committee 1981-1984
Undergraduate Research Opportunity Advisor 1973-1976
Lecturer, Lowell Institute (Community Institute of MIT)
1968-1977
Trustee, Community Service Fund 1972-1974
Course 6A - Graduate Councilor and Adviser 1970-1973
Sloan Fellows Program, Lecturer
1980-1981
Sloan Executive Program, Lecturer 1974-1978
Undergraduate courses taught: 6.251, 6.802 1968-1971
Graduate courses taught: 15.71, 15.565, 15.568 1974-1988
Theses supervised: 49 1968-1988
Executive committee: Center for Information Systems Research (CISR) 1977-1978
Management Science Steering Committee, Sloan School 1977-1978
Community Catalyst Program 1970-1980
Industrial Liaison Program - Faculty Representative 1970-1975
Intramural Basketball 1970-1988
Nautical Association 1970-2011
Student Teaching Award - MIT Highest Student Award 1970, 1971, 1972
David Schultz Award for Excellence in Teaching 1969

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Current Research

Technologies, security, applications involving the cloud.

Application of technology in mitigating medical fraud.

Regenerative medicine - applications of techology for advanced instrumentation.


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Education


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MIT Courses Taught

  • Sloan Fellows Program (1980-1981)
  • Sloan Executive Program "Business and IT" (1974 - 1978)
  • 15.571 Advannced Computer Systems (Fall 1974)
  • 15.568 Management Information Systems
  • 15.565 Management Information Systems Technology II (Spring 1974)
  • 15.564 Management Information Systems Technology I (Spring 1975)
  • 15.561 Benchmark (Fall 1974)
  • 6.251 Digital Computer Programming Systems (1967-1973)
  • 6.802 Operating Systems (Spring 1972)
  • 6.253 Theoretical Models of Computation (Summer 1968)
  • 6.542 Programming Languages and Formal Systems (Spring 1971)
  • 6.681 Operating Systems Seminar (Spring 1969)
  • 6.273 Introduction to Digital Systems (Fall 1968)
  • 6.53S Multiple Access Computer System Design ( Summer 1968)
  • 6.857 & 6.79 Project Study, Special Problems in Computation (1969 - 1971)
  • 6.47 Introduction to Computing (1966)
  • Graduate theses supervised: 42

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MIT Awards

Certificate of Recognition, 31 Years of Service 1998
Quarter Century Club Lifetime Membership Award 1992
David A. Schultz Award for Excellence in Teaching 1969
Student Teaching Award    1970, 1971, 1972

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MIT Activities


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Books (partial list)

  1. Donovan, John J., "The World is Not Flat", work in progress (2010).
  2. Donovan, John J., "The Second Industrial Revolution: Business Strategy and Internet Technology," (216p) Prentice Hall, 1998, 2000, 2001, 2002.
  3. Donovan, John J., "Business Reengineering with Information Technology," (189p) Prentice Hall, 1994, 1995, 1999, 2000.
    § Japanese edition published by Hewlett Packard, 1995
    § Korean edition published by Hewlett Packard, 1996
  4. Donovan, John J., "The Second Industrial Revolution: Re-inventing your business on the web," (234p), Prentice Hall, 1997
    § Japanese edition, Published by Prentice Hall Japan, 1997
  5. Madnick, S.E., and John J. Donovan, "Operating Systems," McGraw-Hill, 1974, 10 printings.
    § Systemy Operacujne, Polish edition, Panstwowe Wydawnictwo Nankowe, Warszawa, Poland, 1984
    Opera?ní Systémy, Czechoslovakian edition, SNTL Nakladatelstvi Technicke Leteratury, 1981
    § Operating Systems, International Student edition, McGraw-Hill Kogakusha, Ltd., 1978.
    § Оперативные системы, Russian edition, McGraw-Hill, 1978.
    § Operating Systems, Japanese edition, Nippon Computer Kyokai, 1976.
  6. Donovan, John J., "Systems Programming," McGraw-Hill, 1972, 16 printings.
    § Systémové Programovanie, Slovakian edition, V. Jankovic, 1979
    § Programacion de Sistemas, Spanish edition, Libreria El Ateneo, S.A., 1977
    § Rendszer-programozás, Hungarian edition, Muszaki Konyrkiado, 1977
    § Systems Programming, Japanese edition, Nippon Computer Kyokai, 1974
  7. Donovan, John J., "Software Projects: Pedagogical Aids for Software Education and Research," McGraw-Hill, 1977.
  8. Donovan, John J., and S.E. Madnick, "Instructor's Manual to Accompany Operating Systems," McGraw-Hill, 1974.
  9. Donovan, John J., "Instructor's Manual - Systems Programming," McGraw-Hill, 1972.
Books distributed by affiliated institutions:
  1. Donovan, John, J., "Business Reengineering with Technology: An Implementation Guide," (184p) Cambridge Technology Group, 1993.
  2. Donovan, John J., "Business and Technology: A Paradigm Shift," Cambridge Technology Group," (176p) 1993.
    § Japanese edition (210p), 1993
  3. Donovan, John J., "Opportunities for Competitive Advantage," Cambridge Technology Group, 1991.
  4. Donovan, John J., "Opportunities in Technology. Strategic Weapons and Tactics for Executives", (147p) Cambridge Technology Group, 1989, 1990, 1991
  5. Donovan, John J., "Crisis in Technology - The Solution: Strategic Weapons and Tactics for Executives," Cambridge Technology Group, 1990.

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Publications (partial list)

Publications in peer-reviewed journals

  1. Donovan, John J., "Earning the Right," HP: The IT Journal, (Fall 1998)
  2. Donovan, John J., "Amazing Cure," Solutions, Vol. 12 No. 2, Unisys (1997)
  3. Donovan, John J., "Centralized IS and the CIO's Changing Role," Harvard Business Review, (September 1988).
  4. Donovan, John J., "Opportunities and Challenges for the Key Executive," Circuits and Devices, (March 1988).
  5. Donovan, John, J. "Software Cut to Fit," UNIX Review, (December 1987).
  6. Donovan, John, J. and W. Fisher, "Factors Affecting Residential Heating Energy Consumption," The New England Journal of Business and Economics, Vol. 4, No. 1, (Fall, 1977).
  7. Donovan, John J., and Henry Jacoby, "Virtual Machine Communication for the Implementation of Decision Support Systems," IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, (Fall 1977).
  8. Donovan, John J., "A Note on Performance of VM/370 in the Integration of Models and Databases," The British Computer Journal, (November 1977).
  9. Donovan, John J. "Database System Approach to Management Decision Support," ACM Transactions on Database Systems, Vol. 1, No. 4, (December 1976).
  10. Donovan, John J. and S.E. Madnick, "Virtual Machines: Advantages in Security, Integrity and in Decision Support Systems," IBM Systems Journal, Vol. 15, No. 3, (August 1976).
  11. Donovan, John J., "Tools and Philosophy for Teaching Software," Communications of the ACM, (August 1976).
  12. Donovan, John J. and S.E. Madnick, "Hierarchical Approach to Computer Systems Integrity," IBM Systems Journal, Vol. 4, No. 2, (May 1975).
  13. Donovan, John J., "Tools and Philosophy for Software Engineering", Communications of the ACM (1974).

Conference Proceedings

  1. Donovan, John J., "Business and Client Server," National Conference, Digital Equipment Corporation, Keynote (1995)
  2. Donovan, John J., "Computer Literacy," a white paper presented at CISR Conference, (June 1983).
  3. Donovan, John J., "Optional Structuring in a Fully Inverted Hierarchical Data Structure," CISR Report (March 1980)
  4. Donovan, John J., "An Experimental VM/370 Based Information System," Proceedings of the International Conference on Very Large Data Bases, with Gutentag, Fessel and Greenberg, Vol. 1, No. 1, (September 1975).
  5. Donovan, John J., "An Application of a Generalized Management Information System to Energy Policy and Decision Making - The User's View," Proceedings of the 1975 AFIPS National Computer Conference, vol.44, (May 1975).
  6. Donovan, John J. and Jacoby, D., "GMIS: An Experiment System for Data Management and Analysis," Energy Laboratory Working Paper (SLOAN WP 811-75) (September 1975)
  7. Donovan, John J. and Keeting, W.R., "Text of Governor's Presentation," Energy Laboratory Working Paper, NEEMIS Project (REPORT CISR-18)(December 1975). Presented to the six New England Governors.
  8. Donovan, John J. and S.E. Madnick, "An Approach to Information Systems Integrity and Security in a Shared Facility," Proceedings of ACM Workshop on Virtual Computer Systems, Harvard University, (March 1973).
  9. Donovan, John J., "Development of Computer - Based Sensor Systems," Proceedings of Hawaii International Conference on Systems Science, (January 1970).
  10. Donovan, John J., "Software Engineering - An Experiment and a Report," World Conference on Computer Education, R. Scheepmaker and K. Zinn eds., Distributed by Science Associates/International, Inc., New York, (1970).
  11. Donovan, John J., "A Program for the Underprivileged and Overprivileged of the Boston Community," Proceedings of the Spring Joint Computer Conference, (May 1969).
  12. Donovan, John J., "Data Structures and Storage Classes of PL/I," with Graham, Proceedings on Data Fair, Manchester, U.K., (1969).
  13. Donovan, John J., "Data Structures," Proceedings of Hawaii International Conference on Systems Science, January, (1969).
  14. Donovan, John J., Joseph Alsop and T. Jones, "A Graphical Facility for an Interactive Simulation System," Proceedings of IFIPS Congress, Edinburgh, Scotland, (1968).
  15. Donovan, John J., "A Formal System for the Specification of the Syntax and Translation of Computer Languages," Proceedings of the Fall Joint Computer Conference, (November 1967).
  16. Donovan, John J., "Flexible Information Systems for Energy Management", National Energy Conference, Purdue University, October, 1974.
  17. Donovan, John J., "Energy and New England", New England Conference of Business and Finance, University of New Hampshire, October 1974.
  18. Donovan, John J., "Software Engineering - an Experiment and Report", Proceedings of IFIPS World Conference on Education, Distributed by Science Associates, New York, 1972.
  19. Donovan, John J., "An Approach to Information System Privacy and Security in Shared Facility", ACM Workshop on Virtual Computer Systems, Harvard University, March 1973.
  20. Donovan, John J., "Development of Computer-Based Sensor System", Proceedings of Hawaii International Conference on Systems Science, January 1970.
  21. Donovan, John J., "A Program for the Underprivileged and Overprivileged of the Boston Community", Proceedings of the Spring Joint Computer Conference, May 1969.
  22. Donovan, John J., "Data Structure and Storage Classes of PL/I", Proceedings of Data Fair 1969, Manchester, England.
  23. Donovan, John J., "Data Structures", Proceedings of Hawaii International Conference on Systems Science, January 1969.
  24. Donovan, John J., "A Graphical Facility for an Interactive Simulations System", Proceedings of IFIPS Congress 1968, Edinburgh, Scotland.

Publications and interviews

  1. Donovan, John J. et al. "Intelligent Security and Safety," White Paper, SecureNet Intelligent Systems (May 9, 2007)
  2. Donovan, John J., "Strategic Computing and Communication Opportunities," SCCI Technical Report No. 81 (1996).
  3. Donovan, John J., "Technical Consortium," SCCI Technical Report No. 82 (1995).
  4. Donovan, John J., "SAP Savvy," Interview, Computerworld, (July 1995)
  5. Donovan, John J., "IT Industry Must Transform itself to Avoid Redundancy," Interview, Business Day, (November 1995)
  6. Donovan, John J., "John Donovan's Mandate for Change," Unisphere, (June 1990).
  7. Donovan, John J., "Three-tiered Client-Server Systems Gain as Enterprise-Wide Solution," Interview, Investor's Business Daily, (October 1994).
  8. Donovan, John J., "Reengineering the Workplace," Computerworld, (October 1994).
  9. Donovan, John J., "The Vision Thing," Interview, CIO Magazine, (September 1994).
  10. Donovan, John J., "Decentralized IS and CIO's Changing Role," Cambridge Institute Report, Technical Report No. 30 (1994).
  11. Donovan, John J., "A Special Program for Key Executives Making Information System Decisions," Cambridge Institute Technical Report, Report No. 30 (1994).
  12. Donovan, John J., "Adding Value to Product, Services' Strategy for '90s," Interview, Australian Times, (September 1993)
  13. Donovan, John J., "Open Systems is Necessary for Strategic Computing," NCR Pacific, Vol. 2, No. 1, (1990).
  14. Donovan, John J., "The Impact of Strategic Computing on Productivity," NCR Perspective, Vol.4, No.1, (1990)
  15. Donovan, John J., "Opportunities and Challenges for the Key Executives", Circuits and Devices (March 1988)
  16. Donovan, John J., "Software Cut to Fit", Unix Review (December 1987)
  17. Donovan, John J., "Prototyping and Connecting Tools", Strategic Computing and Communications, Inc., Technical Report No. 80
  18. Donovan, John J., "A Special Program for Key Executives Making Information System Decision", Cambridge Institute Technical Report, Report No. 30
  19. Donovan, John J., "Prototyping and Connectivity Tools," Strategic Computing and Communications, Inc., Technical Report No. 80 (1980).
  20. Donovan, John J., "Optional Structuring in a Fully Inverted Hierarchical Data Structure," CISR Report, (March 1980).
  21. Donovan, John J., S.E. Madnick, C. Lam, and H. Abdel-Harnid, "Use of Virtual Machines in the Development of Decision Support Systems," RADC Final Technical Report, (May 1979).
  22. Donovan, John J., Madnick S., Lam, and Abdel-Hamid, "Use of Virtual Machines in the Development of Decision Support Systems," RADC Final Technical Report (May 1979)
  23. Donovan, John J., "Truth and Fiction in Energy," Editorial, The Boston Globe, (December 7, 1978)
  24. Donovan, John J., "Computer Diagnosis of Birth Defects," Natural Science and Biomedicine Science News, Vol. 111, January 8, 1977).
  25. Donovan, John J., "Causal Birth Defects Discovery System," Report, Tufts New England Medical Center, (1976).
  26. Donovan, John J. and Louis Gutentag, "GENIUS: Genetic/Birth Defects Information Retrieval and Update System," Tufts Medical Report E53-317, (January 1974)
  27. Donovan, John J., "Software Engineering - An Experiment and a Report," World Conference on Computer Educations, R. Scheepmaker and K. Zinn (eds.), Distributed by Science Associates/International, Inc., New York (1970)
  28. Donovan, John J., "A Formal System for the Specification of the Syntax and Translation of Computer Languages," Proceeding of the Fall Joint Computer Conference (November 1967)

University publications

  1. Donovan, John J. and Doyle, J., "Canonic Systems and Formal Grammars", Memorandum MAC-M-491, MIT, Project MAC, August 1969.
  2. Donovan, John J., "Techniques for the Digital Simulation of Complex Systems", Memorandum MAC-M-362, MIT Project MAC, November 1967.
  3. Donovan, John J. and Ledgard, H., "Canonic Systems and Their Application to Programming Languages", Memorandum MAC-M-347, MIT Project MAC, April 1967.
  4. Donovan, John J., "Investigations in Simulation and Simulation Languages", Ph.D. Dissertation, Yale University, 1966.
  5. Donovan, John J., "GPSS Under Yale DCS-IBSYS", Memorandum No. 70, Yale Computation Center, September 1965.
  6. Donovan, John J., McKay, D. K., Seligson, D., Wogrin, C. A., "An Analysis of a Clinical Laboratory Using Simulation", Yale Medical Bulletin, Department of inical Pathology, Yale Medical School, 1965.
  7. Donovan, John J., "Simulation, Canonical Systems, Medical Clinical Laboratories", Ph.D. Thesis, Graduate School, Engineering School, Medical School, Yale University (1967)

Video and Software publications

  1. Donovan, John J. and Madnick, S., "How to Succeed in Computers Without Really Trying", published by Knoware, Inc., in conjunction with Rothschild, Inc. and American Express, Inc. (1983)
  2. Donovan, John J. and Madnick, S., "Information Issues and Technologies for Management", published by McGraw-Hill/Edutronics, 13 broadcast quality edited videotapes totaling 18 hours in length, plus 300 pages of student study guide and supplemental notes (1982)
  3. Donovan, John J. and Madnick, S., "Basic Systems and Applications Programming", published by McGraw-Hill/Edutronics, 21 broadcast quality edited videotapes totaling 24 hours in length plus 300 pages of student study guide and supplemental notes (1982)

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Patents (partial list)

Issued US Patents
  1. Donovan, John J. et al., "A VIDEO SURVEILLANCE, STORAGE, AND ALERTING SYSTEM HAVING NETWORK MANAGEMENT, HIERARCHICAL DATA STORAGE, VIDEO TIP PROCESSING, AND VEHICLE PLATE ANALYSIS." U.S. Patent Number 7,382,244 (granted June 3, 2008 and filed October 4, 2007).
  2. Donovan, John J. et al., "Video data storage, search, and retrieval using meta-data and attribute data in a video surveillance system." U.S. Patent Number 7,460,149 (granted December 2, 2008 and filed May 28, 2007).
  3. Donovan, John J. et al., "APPARATUS, METHODS, AND SYSTEMS FOR INTELLIGENT SECURITY AND SAFETY."  U.S. Patent Number 7,595,815 (granted on September 29, 2009 and filed May 8, 2007).
Pending US Patents
  1. Donovan, John J. "AN ALERTING SYSTEM FOR SAFETY, SECURITY, AND BUSINESS PRODUCTIVITY HAVING ALERTS WEIGHTED BY ATTRIBUTE DATA." U.S. Patent Application Serial Number 12/106,951 (filed April 21, 2008, National Security Review in progress).
  2. Donovan, John J. "AN ALERTING SYSTEM FOR SAFETY, SECURITY, AND BUSINESS PRODUCTIVITY HAVING ALERTS WEIGHTED BY ATTRIBUTE DATA." U.S. Patent Application Serial Number 12/279,720 (filed August 17, 2008).
  3. Donovan, John J. "AUDIO ANALYSIS, STORAGE, AND ALERTING SYSTEM FOR SAFETY, SECURITY, AND BUSINESS PRODUCTIVITY." U.S. Patent Application Serial Number 12/207,111 (filed September 9, 2008).
  4. Donovan, John J. "SYSTEMS, METHODS AND DEVICES FOR DETECTING SECURITY VULNERABILITIES IN IP NETWORKS" U.S. Patent Application Serial Number 12/361,501 (filed January 28, 2009)
Pending International and Foreign Patents
  1. Canadian Patent: Donovan, John J. et al., "A VIDEO SURVEILLANCE, STORAGE, AND ALERTING SYSTEM HAVING NETWORK MANAGEMENT, HIERARCHICAL DATA STORAGE, VIDEO TIP PROCESSING, AND VEHICLE PLATE ANALYSIS." Canadian Patent Number not yet assigned (filed September 15, 2008).
  2. European (EPO) Patent: Donovan, John J. et al., "AN ALERTING SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR SAFETY, SECURITY, AND BUSINESS PRODUCTIVITY." European Patent Number PJC/P41147EP (filed September 25, 2008).
Provisional Patents
  1. Donovan, John J.et al., "A SYSTEM, METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR INSPECTIONS AND COMPLIANCE VERIFICATION OF INDUSTRIAL EQUIPMENT USING A HANDHELD DEVICE" U.S. Patent Application Serial Number 61/122,632 (filed December 15, 2008 )
  2. Donovan, John J.et al., “A METHOD, SYSTEM, AND APPARATUS FOR SAFE CRANE OPERATION" U.S. Patent Application Serial Number 61/077,148 (filed June 30, 2008)
  3. Donovan, John J.et al., "A SAFETY METHOD, SYSTEM, AND APPARATUS FOR ALERTING WHEN A CONSTRUCTION WORKER SAFETY HARNESS IS NOT ANCHORED" U.S. Patent Application Serial Number 61/076,681 (filed June 30, 2008)
  4. Donovan, John J.et al., "SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR PASSIVELY DETECTING DNS COMPROMISE" U.S. Patent Application Serial Number 61/115,422 (filed November 17, 2008)
  5. Donovan, John J.et al., "AUTOMATIC HORSE HEALTH AND BEHAVIOR MONITORING AND ALERTING SYSTEM, METHOD, AND APPARATUS" U.S. Patent Application Serial Number 61/145,622 (filed January 19, 2009)
  6. Donovan, John J. et al.,"APPARATUS, SYSTEM, AND METHOD FOR INCUBATION, AUTOMATIC ANALYSIS, AND EXPERIMENTAL ALERTING OF BIOLOGICAL CULTURES." U.S. Patent Application Serial Number 61/145,631 (filed January 19, 2009)

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MIT Theses Supervised / Reader

  1. #*  Alsop, Joseph: “A Canonic Translator:, 1967, B.S.
  2. #*  Altman, Vernon I., “A Canonic Reduction Generator”, Received “Brooks Award         for Best Masters Thesis in Sloan School”.  M.S., 1974.
  3. *    Bagchi, Amitava: “Degrees of Unsolvabitity of Initial Segments of W”, 1968, B.S.
  4. Bagchi: 1970 Ph.D
  5. *    Clowe, Gaven: “Simulation of a Remote Batch Processing System”, 1969,    B.S.
  6. *    Dancy, Charles: “A Cobol Compiler for the IBM 1130”, 1969, M.S.
  7. *    DeTreville, John., “An Example Operating System”, 1972, M.S., PhD
  8. Doyle, James: “Issues of Undecidability in Canonic Systems, 1967, M.S.
  9. Dorias, Punj: 1974 M.S.
  10.  *   Earle, Roy: “Global Optimization in Algebraic Language Compilers”, 1970, M.S.
  11.  *   Eanes, Sterling R., “Using Tree Structured Example to Filter Context-Free Derivation Sets, Ph.D., 1973. 1972 Ph.D.
  12.  *   Godfrey, William A., “Current Research in the Application of Digital Computers in Medicine, B.S., 1972 M.S.
  13.  #* Goodman, Leonard: “Complexity Measures for Programming Languages”, 1971, M.S.
  14.      Godfery, William “Current Research in the Application of digital Computers in Medicine” 1972 B.S.
  15.  *   Gutentag, Louis M., “GMIS: Generalized Management Information Systems,” M.S., 1976.
  16.  *   Haggerty, Joseph: “Complexity Measures for Language Recognition by Canonic Systems”, 1969, M.S.
  17.  *   Heppen, L.: “An Editor and Runoff System:, 1968, B.S.
  18.  *   Hollander, Clifford: “Design of a Multitasking Monitor for the IBM 1130”, 1969, B.S.
  19. #*  Holt, George: “Semantic Models for Data Description”, 1970, M.S.
  20. Johnson, Jerry: “File system to Support Timesharing in a Multi-programming Environment”, 1970, M.S.
  21. Johnson, Jerry, 1974, Ph.D.
  22.  *   Koenig, Dieta: “Evaluation of PL/I as an interactive language”. 1972, M.S.
  23.  *   Kurger, Susan, “Pedagogical Aids for Programming,” M.S., 1975.
  24.  *   Klos, Walter J.: “A Program Capable of Printing Aggregate Data”, 1970, B.S.
  25. Langell, John: “A Context Editor for Text Manipulation”, 1968, B.S.
  26.  *   Lester, Bruce: “Computer Graphic Displays”, 1969, B.S.
  27. Loeb, Steven, “A Generalized Graphics Facility,” M.S., 1974.
  28.  *  Madnick, Stuart.E. “File System Design Strategy”, 1969, M.S.;
  29. *   Madnick, Stuart E.: “Storage Hierarchy Systems”, 1973, Ph.D.
  30.  *  Maglio, John, “Data Validation in a Generalized Management Information System,” M.S., 1976.
  31. *  Mah, Clinton P., “A Relational Approach to Natural Language Translation,” M.S., 1973
  32. *   Mandl, Robert: “Further Results on Hierarchies of Canonic Systems”, 1969,       M.S.
  33. *   McCarthy, Richard J., “Design and Implementation of an On-Line Referral System,” M.S., 1975.
  34. *   McCray, William.A.: “SIM360: A S/360 Simulator”, B.S., 1972
  35. #*   Michels, William C.  “An On-Line Production Planning System, 1971, M.S.
  36.      Nemec, Frank A. Jr.: “A Medical Information Retrieval System for     Statistical Data”, 1968, B.S.
  37.       Rigel, 1994 M.S
  38. *    Regil, Durel S. “POPS: physician’s  office processing System,” M.S., 1974.
  39.      Ramchandani, Chander: “Debugging Scheme to run Interpretively in Virtual Memory, 1970, M.S.,
  40. *   Ramchandani, Chander., “Debugging Scheme to un Interpretively in Virtual Memory, M.S., 1970.
  41.      R. Sterling Eanes “using tree structured Example to filter context-free Derivation Sets-1972. Ph.D.
  42. *   Schwartz, David “Multiprogramming in a page on Demand Computer System. 1973, M.S.
  43. *    Spalding, John: “Design of a Super Binder in Multics”, 1968, B.S.
  44. *   Smith, Grant N., “Decision Rules for the Automated Generation of Storage Strategies in Data Management Systems,” M.S., 1975.
  45. *    Sufiras, Joel: “observational complexity of character strings” M.S., 1973.
  46.      Sufiras: 1972 M.S.
  47. #* Thurber, Richard, “Simple – An Interactive Simulation Language, M.S., 1972.
  48.      Thurber: 1972 M.S.
  49.      Toong, Hoo-Min: “The Ability of the Lambda Calculus to Specify a Class of    Simulation Language Algorithms”, 1969, M.S.
  50. *   Toong, Hoo-Min D.: “The Ability of the Lambda Calculus to specify a Class of Simulation Language Algorithms,” M.S., 1969.
  51.      Travis, Leon: “A COBOL INTERPRETIVE System for the IBM 1130” 1970, M.S.
  52.      Wells, Douglas M: “Derive Interface Module for PDP-9/ESL Display 1970 B.S.
  53. *   Yelton, Patricia, “An Application of a Relational Data Base System,” M.S., 1974.
  54. *   Zaborowski, Stanly: “Monitoring, a Case Study in Software Reliability” 1972, M.S.
# Theses joint between EE and Sloan
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MIT Research

Sponsor Topic
American Red Cross Birth defects (joint with Tufts School of Medicine)
National Institute of Health Clinical laboratory simluation (joint with Tufts School of Medicine)
New England Regional Commission Support of New England Energy Management Information System (NEEMIS)
IBM Corporation Security basic research
IBM/MIT Joint Study Database basic research
National Bureau of Economic Research Development of TROLL
Federal Energy Administration Extension of Time Series Processing
ERDA Regional solar study
ERDA Planning and control system
U.S. Navy Underwater Systems Center Data management
Defense Advanced Research & Planning Agency (DARPA) Multics, DARPA net
Federal Energy Administration Leading indicator
MIT Institute Funds Genetic Medical Information System (GMIS) development
MIT Energy Laboratory Funds Model integration
MIT Energy Laboratory Funds Flag ship study
CISR Corporate Sponsors Management information systems
U.S. Army and NASA NECAP
Brookhaven National Laboratory Residential model
IBM Corporation Home heating models
Scott Oil Company Support data
MA State Energy Office Development of ISEC, energy conservation
CT State Energy Office Energy consumption, monitoring, building analysis, petroleum price data
VT State Energy Office State automobile analysis, transportation data series
ME State Energy Office Petroleum distributors survey, distributors and annual sales date
RI State Energy Office Consumption monitoring procedures
NH State Energy Office National environmental data series (boilers-emission, consumption, pollution)
NSF Composite system, e.g. GMIS, DAZEL
ERDA Regional home heating study
ARPA GMIS modification for crisis management
Rome Air Development Center GMIS
ERDA Northeast regional solar study
ERDA model integration in MIT solar voltaics study

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