Guide to the Wilhelm Flügge Papers

Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
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Overview

Call Number: SC0384
Creator: Flügge, Wilhelm, 1904-
Title: Wilhelm Flügge papers
Dates: 1937-1980
Physical Description: 10.5 Linear feet
Summary: Correspondence, manuscripts, papers, lectures, minutes, memoranda, photographs, and teaching materials relating to his research, teaching, departmental matters, conferences, and other professional concerns. Includes manuscript of his book STRESSES IN SHELLS. His other research subjects include aerodynamics and structural engineering.
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford University Libraries
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Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
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Administrative Information

Information about Access

This collection is open for research.

Ownership & Copyright

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Cite As

Wilhelm Flügge Papers (SC0384). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Professor emeritus of Applied Mechanics, Flügge first came to Stanford University in 1948. He held a Fulbright Scholarship during the 1966-67 academic year and in 1970 was awarded the Theodore V. Karman Medal by the American Society of Civil Engineers.

Description of the Collection

Correspondence, manuscripts, papers, lectures, minutes, memoranda, photographs, and teaching materials relating to his research, teaching, departmental matters, conferences, and other professional concerns. Includes manuscript of his book STRESSES IN SHELLS. His other research subjects include aerodynamics and structural engineering.

Access Terms

Flügge, Wilhelm, 1904-
Flügge-Lotz, Irmgard.
Stanford University. Dept. of Mechanical Engineering --Faculty.
Aerodynamics.
Mechanical engineering.
Structural engineering.


Collection Contents

 

Papers Accession ARCH-2007-174

Box 1

Proof copy of Viscoelasticity by Flugge (Blaisdell Publishing Co. 1967) with annotations

Box 1

Third printing of Stresses in Shells by Flugge (Springer-Verlag New York Inc. 1966) with many corrections