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Theodore von Kármán
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Theodore von Kármán
Date personale
Născut 11 mai 1881[1][2][3][4]
Budapesta, Austro-Ungaria[2][3]
Decedat 6 mai 1963 (81 de ani)
Aachen, RFG[2][3]
Părinți Maurice von Kármán[*][3]
Helene Konn[*][3]
Frați și surori Pipö von Kármán[*][3]
Cetățenie Austro-Ungaria
Germania
Statele Unite ale Americii[3]
Ocupație fizician
matematician
inginer aerospațial[*]
inginer
profesor universitar
Activitate
Alma mater Universitatea de Tehnologie și Economie din Budapesta[3], Universitatea Georg-August din Göttingen[3]
Organizație Ganz Works[*][3], RWTH Aachen University[*], California Institute of Technology
Premii honorary chairman[*][3]
honorary chairman[*][3]
Doctor of Engineering (honorary)[*][3]
Doctor of Engineering (honorary)[*][3]
Medal for Merit[*][3]
Medalia John Fritz[*][3]
Franklin Medal[*][3]
Kelvin Gold Medal[*][3]
Gold Medal of the Royal Aeronautical Society[*][3]
Wright Brothers Memorial Trophy[*][3]
Daniel Guggenheim Medal[*][3]
Department of the Air Force Decoration for Exceptional Civilian Service[*][3]
Medal of Freedom[*][3]
Ludwig-Prandtl-Ring[*][3]
Doctor of Science (honorary)[*][3]
Goddard Gold Medal[*][3]
Doctor of Science (honorary)[*][3]
Doctor of Engineering (honorary)[*][3]
Doctor of Engineering (honorary)[*][3]
Doctor of Engineering (honorary)[*][3]
Doctor of Engineering (honorary)[*][3]
Doctor of Science (honorary)[*][3]
Doctor of Law (honorary)[*][3]
Doctor of Engineering (honorary)[*][3]
Doctor of Engineering (honorary)[*][3]
Doctor of Science (honorary)[*][3]
Doctor of Science (honorary)[*][3]
Doctor of Science (honorary)[*][3]
Doctor of Science (honorary)[*][3]
Doctor of Science (honorary)[*][3]
University of Liège Gold Medal[*][3]
ASME Medal[*][3]
Meritorious Civilian Service Award[*][3]
Doctor of Law (honorary)[*][3]
Grand Médaille d'Honneur[*][3]
Legiunea de Onoare în grad de Ofițer[*][3]
Doctor of Philosophy (honorary)[*][3]
Doctor honoris causa[*][3]
Doctor honoris causa[*][3]
Doctor honoris causa[*][3]
Doctor honoris causa[*][3]
Doctor honoris causa[*][3]
Doctor honoris causa[*][3]
Doctor honoris causa[*][3]
Doctor honoris causa[*][3]
Doctor honoris causa[*][3]
National Medal of Science[*][5][3]
Ordinul de Merit al Republicii Federale Germania în grad de mare cruce[*]
Timoshenko Medal[*]
Grand Cross of the Civil Order of Alfonso X the Wise[*]
Wilhelm Exner Medal[*]
Fișier:Karman-Kennedy.jpg
Preşedintele Kennedy acordând un premiul lui Theodore von Kármán

Theodore von Kármán (numele original maghiar: Szőllőskislaki Kármán Tódor) (11 mai 18817 mai 1963) a fost un inginer maghiaro-american și fizician, care a lucrat în domeniul aeronauticii și astronauticii.

Contribuții[modificare | modificare sursă]

Lucrări selectate[modificare | modificare sursă]

  • Aerodynamics - Selected Topics in the Light of their Historical Development, Cornell University Press, Ithaca, 1954
  • Collected Works, (4 Volumes), Von Karman Institute, Rhode St. Genese, 1975 (limited edition book); also Butterworth Scientific Publ., London 1956. Many papers from volumes 1 and 2 are in German.
  • From Low Speed Aerodynamics to Astronautics, Pergamon Press, London, 1961
  • The Wind and Beyond - Theodore von Kármán Pioneer in Aviation and Pathfinder in Space, Little Brown, 1967 (with L. Edson)
  • Mathematical Methods in Engineering, McGraw Hill, 1944 (with M. A. Biot)

Legături externe[modificare | modificare sursă]

  1. ^ "Theodore von Kármán", Gemeinsame Normdatei, accesat la 26 aprilie 2014 
  2. ^ a b c MacTutor History of Mathematics archive 
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z aa ab ac ad ae af ag ah ai aj ak al am an ao ap aq ar as at au av aw ax ay az ba bb bc bd be Theodore von Kármán 1881-1963 
  4. ^ "Theodore von Kármán", data.bnf.fr, accesat la 10 octombrie 2015 
  5. ^ http://www.nsf.gov/od/nms/recip_details.jsp?recip_id=375  Missing or empty |title= (ajutor)