CFD Online Logo CFD Online URL
Home > Wiki > Hall of fame

Hall of fame

From CFD-Wiki

(Difference between revisions)
Jump to: navigation, search
Line 15: Line 15:
*Milovan Peric
*Milovan Peric
*Andre-Louis Cholesky
*Andre-Louis Cholesky
*Richard Courant
*Kurt Friedrichs
*Hans Lewy
*Olga Ladyschenskaya
*Jean Baptiste Joseph Fourier
*Jean Baptiste Joseph Fourier
*Carl Gustav Jacob Jacobi
*Carl Gustav Jacob Jacobi
*Nikolai Mitrofanovich Krylov
*Nikolai Mitrofanovich Krylov
*Karl Gauss
*Carl Friedrich Gauss
*Andrey Nikolaevich Kolmogorov
*Andrey Nikolaevich Kolmogorov
*John Henry Michell
*John Henry Michell

Revision as of 08:37, 1 March 2006

This section presents short biographical sketches of the people who were the pillars in CFD. Here is an elementary list of some of these people. Please feel free to add more names to the list or research any of the names presented here and include a short sketch of their lives along with their contributions to CFD. Here is a good resource for biographies

  • Claude Navier
  • George Stokes
  • Daniel Bernoulli
  • Leonard Euler
  • Ludwig Prandtl
  • Theodore Von Karman
  • John Von Neumann
  • Lejeune Dirichlet
  • Spalding D.B.(needs a first name!)
  • Rhie C.M.(needs a first name!)
  • Chow W.L.(needs a first name!)
  • Suhas Patankar
  • Milovan Peric
  • Andre-Louis Cholesky
  • Richard Courant
  • Kurt Friedrichs
  • Hans Lewy
  • Olga Ladyschenskaya
  • Jean Baptiste Joseph Fourier
  • Carl Gustav Jacob Jacobi
  • Nikolai Mitrofanovich Krylov
  • Carl Friedrich Gauss
  • Andrey Nikolaevich Kolmogorov
  • John Henry Michell
  • Ernest Oliver Tuck
  • John Nicholas Newman
  • Touvia Miloh
  • John V. Wehausen
  • Fritz Ursell
  • Horace Lamb
  • Hajime Maruo
  • Georg P. Weinblum
  • Thomas H. Havelock
  • A.M.O. Smith
  • John Hess
  • Som D. Sharma
  • J. J. Stoker
  • H. Schlichting
  • W.C.S. Wigley
  • Marshall P. Tulin
  • Klaus W.H. Eggers
  • Louis Landweber
  • M.J. Lighthill
  • Tuncer Cebeci
  • A.A. Townsend
  • K. Stewartson
  • L. Morino
  • T. Inui
  • W. Froude

Please add all the people that made famous contributions in you area of specialization

My wiki