Billington, David P., 1927-2018 Edit

Summary

Agent Type
Person

Dates

  • 1927-06-01 – 2018-03-25 (Existence)

Name Forms

  • Billington, David P., 1927-2018
  • Billington, David (Prof. )

External Documents

Notes

  • Biography/Historical Note

    David P. Billington, whose scholarship found elegance and beauty in practical works of engineering, served as a Professor of Civil Engineering at Princeton University from 1960 until his retirement. His work inspired a generation of scholars and redefined the consideration of great engineering works from bridges to buildings.