Papers of Tristan D M Roberts, fl.1950-1977, reader in physiology, Institute of Physiology, University of Glasgow, Scotland

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

  • Notes and lectures on various physiology topics 1950-1975
  • Tristan Robert's thesis entitled 'The Respiratory Movements of the Lamprey' with drafts and notes/diagrams 1948
  • Various correspondence regarding lectures, conferences, classes, physiology buildings and meetings 1954-1977
  • Various diagrams and illustrations 1968-1969
  • Slides of graphs and diagrams of machinery parts undated
  • Agendas for conferences 1971-1972
  • Exam and class papers for various courses 1952-1975
  • Course handbooks 1950-1969
  • Personal notebooks 1942-1971
  • Information on the running of the Physiology department c.1970s

Administrative / Biographical History

Tristan D M Roberts was appointed as a lecturer in Physiology at the University of Glasgow c.1950  . He went on to become a senior lecturer, and then in 1967  , a reader in the department. He left the Physiology department c.1977. Roberts wrote many books, including Understanding Balance: Mechanics of Posture and Locomotion .

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Archivist's Note

Fonds level description created by Andrew Thomson, Hub Project Archivist, 18 November 2004

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