Theodore von Kármán was a Hungarian-American mathematician, aerospace engineer, and physicist who was active primarily in the fields of aeronautics and astronautics. He is responsible for many key advances in aerodynamics, notably his work. Aerodynamics has 3 ratings and 1 review. Marco said: This is a perfect engineering based book that is writtenfor the non-science and non-engineering bas. Known as the father of supersonic flight, Theodore von Kármán ( – ) made major contributions to aviation and space technology, aerodynamics, and.

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His name appears in at least the following concepts:. Institute of Aeronautical Sciences in Henry Marion Howe Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Maurice Bendou marked it as to-read Jul 09, This is a perfect engineering based book that is written for the non-science and non-engineering based laymen in mind. Roger Adams Othmar H. Xun marked it as to-read Aug 05, Thomas Eisner Elizabeth F.


Daniel Cowan Jackling He also became an important figure in supersonic motion. This book was originally published more than 50 years ago.

The references at the end of each throdore the six chapters, many extending into the nineteenth century, are a delightful bonus, underlining how our present aerodynamic theory has roots that extend well before the advent of heavier-than-air flight.

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Theodore von Kármán and his Advances in Aerodynamics

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Authoritative and engaging, this popular history traces the science of aerodynamics from the age of Newton through the mid-twentieth century. Elmer Ambrose Sperry Institute of Aeronautical Sciences in