This list of 240 citations spans the period from 1911 to
1996. Most of
the references before 1943, are to articles that appeared in period newspapers and
magazines. The more recent references are mainly to M.S. thesis and Ph.D. dissertations, and
papers that have been published in various engineering journals and conference
This is an updated edition of the Tesla Turbine References, a list initially prepared by Leland I. Anderson in 1965 and
distributed by the Tesla Society, Minneapolis, Minnesota. An expanded edition was published by Boyle & Anderson in 1991, and
contained 85 references.
The present edition includes an additional 135 references drawn from a catalog prepared by Professor Warren Rice of turbine-related papers written or acquired during his tenure at Arizona
State University. A small number of additional entries also appear.
Information about missing references will be welcomed in
order to improve upon the completeness of this publication.
March 1, 2001