Prandtl

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University Of Göttingen - History - End of The 19th Century – Beginning of The 20th Century
... Ludwig Prandtl joined the university in 1904, and developed it into a leader in fluid mechanics and in aerodynamics over the next two decades ... In 1925, Prandtl was appointed as the director of the Kaiser Wilhelm Institute for Fluid Mechanics ... Many of Prandtl's students went on to make fundamental contributions to aerodynamics ...
Ludwig Prandtl - Death and Afterwards
... Prandtl worked at Göttingen until he died on August 15, 1953 ... The crater Prandtl on the far side of the Moon is named in his honor ... The Ludwig-Prandtl-Ring is awarded by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Luft- und Raumfahrt in his honor for outstanding contribution in the field of aerospace engineering ...
Ludwig Prandtl
... Ludwig Prandtl (4 February 1875 – 15 August 1953) was a German scientist ... The Prandtl number was named after him ...
Magnetic Prandtl Number
... The Magnetic Prandtl number is a dimensionless quantity occurring in magnetohydrodynamics which approximates the ratio of momentum diffusivity (viscosity ... viscosity) is the magnetic diffusivity At the base of the Sun's convection zone the Magnetic Prandtl number is approximately, and in the interiors of ...
Lifting-line Theory
... The Prandtl lifting-line theory, also called the Lanchester–Prandtl wing theory is a mathematical model for predicting the lift distribution over a three-dimensional wing based on its geometry ... Lanchester in 1907, and by Ludwig Prandtl in 1918–1919 after working with Albert Betz and Max Munk ...