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Publisher: ASME
Article Type: Retrospectives
Appl. Mech. Rev. July 2003, 56(4): R19–R26.
Published Online: July 22, 2003
... journals and conferences. He chaired and cochaired sessions at numerous international conferences and seminars. Hans A Eschenauer biographies optimisation structural engineering mechanics 22 07 2003 In 1990, we received a major grant by the German Research Council...
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Article Type: Review Articles
Appl. Mech. Rev. March 2003, 56(2): 261–285.
Published Online: March 4, 2003
...–Sept, pp 42–45. Thurston RH (1894), The Animal as Machine and a Prime Mover , J Wiley. Gillispie CC (ed) (1970), Dictionary of Scientific Biography , Charles Scribners Sons, NY, Vol XI (See Reuleaux, Franz, by Otto Mayr, 383–385). Mauersberger K (1989), The development of German engineering...
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Appl. Mech. Rev. September 2002, 55(5): R35–R44.
Published Online: September 11, 2002
... mechanics biographies reviews SA Ambartsumian Sergey Aleksandr Ambartsumian was born in Aleksandrpole (present day Gyumri) in Armenia in 1922. He graduated from Yerevan Polytechnic Institute in 1942 where he received the Candidate degree in 1946, becoming a Senior Lecturer in 1947. He...
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Appl. Mech. Rev. July 2002, 55(4): R27–R33.
Published Online: July 30, 2002
...Bernard Crossland,, Emeritus Professor of Mechanical Engineering 30 07 2002 mechanical engineering biographies history Sir Bernard Crossland Bernard Crossland was born in Sydenham, South London in 1923. On leaving grammar school, aged 16, he was apprenticed to Rolls Royce...
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Appl. Mech. Rev. January 2002, 55(1): R1–R4.
Published Online: January 1, 2002
...R Byron Bird transport processes history biographies R Byron Bird R. Byron Bird (known as “Bob” to his friends) is well known for his pioneering research in non-Newtonian fluid dynamics, especially as it relates to polymers, as well as macromolecular kinetic theory...
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Appl. Mech. Rev. November 2001, 54(6): R17–R19.
Published Online: November 1, 2001
...Frithiof I Niordson engineering computing history biographies Frithiof I Niordson Frithiof Niordson was born in Johannesburg, South Africa in 1922 of Swedish-Russian parentage. Most of his formative years were spent in Sweden, and he...
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Appl. Mech. Rev. September 2001, 54(5): R11–R15.
Published Online: September 1, 2001
... equations history biographies I apologize sincerely for using the title of the book I coauthored with R Schinzinger (Elsevier, 1991) for this section of my Retrospective, but it summarizes my modest work on the subject during 40 years. The method of conformal mapping has been used for almost...