Scope and Content
Call Number: SC0597
Title: Irmgard Flugge-Lotz, collector, technical reports and papers
5 Linear feet
Language(s): The materials are in English.
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Administrative transfer from Engineering Library, 2000-2002.
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[Identification of item], Irmgard Flugge-Lotz, Collector, Technical Reports and Papers (SC0597), Stanford University Archives,
Irmgard Flugge-Lotz was professor of engineering at Stanford from 1949 until her retirement in 1968. Born in Germany, Dr.
Flugge-Lotz earned her Doctor of Engineering degree at the Technical University of Hanover. She was head of the theoretical
department at Gottingen's Aerodynamics Research Center and a scientific adviser to German and French research institutes in
fluid mechanics before coming to Stanford.
Scope and Content
These reports and papers on aerodynamics are primarily in German, with a few in French, Italian, and English; research facilities
represented include Aeodynamische Versuchsanstalt in Gottingen and Deutsche Versuchsanstalt fur Luftfahrt in Berlin-Aldershof.
Most are published items but a few are typescript. Authors include Albert Betz, Wilhelm Flugge, Irmgard Flugge-Lotz, H. Goertler,
B. Goethert, Hermann Greinel, Alfred Hawranek, Karl Klotter, Hans Naumann, F. Riegels, F. Ringleb, G. Rossner, and Karl Wieghardt.
Collection also includes one folder, "Preisausschreiben 1941," containing correspondence among Flugge-Lotz, W. Tollmien, Dr.
Boje, L. Prandtl, and M. Kohler, 1941-43.
Aerodynamische Versuchsantalt Göttingen
Betz, Albert, 1885-
Deutsche Versuchsanstalt fur Luftfahrt, e. v., Berlin-Aldershof.
Flügge, Wilhelm, 1904-
Goertler, Heinrich, 1909-
Hawranek, Alfred, 1878-1951.
Klotter, Karl, 1901-
Prandtl, Ludwig, 1875-1953.
Tollmien, Walter, 1900-
Wieghardt, Karl, 1913-