Accession Number:

AD0875851

Title:

Structures and Materials Activities at DFVLR - The German Research Institution of Aeronautics and Astronautics,

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Corporate Author:

OFFICE OF NAVAL RESEARCH LONDON (UNITED KINGDOM)

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Report Date:

1970-09-14

Pagination or Media Count:

17.0

Abstract:

A recent reorganization of the German National Aeronautics and Astronautics Research effort has brought all structures and materials activities within five major organizations the Institute for Flight Structures, Braunschweig, directed by Prof. W. Thielemann the Institue for Materials Research, Porz-Wahn, directed by Dr. W. Bunk the Aero-elasticity Department, Gottingen, directed by Dr. H. Forsching the Institute for Construction Research, Stuttgart, directed by Prof. U. Hutter and the Thermomechanics Working Group, Porz-Wahn, headed by Dr. K. Schniffner. Able workers were recruited to staff the laboratories and a considerable investment was made in capital equipment total annual expenditure for DFVLR stood at nearly 30 m in 1969. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Astronautics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE