Alan Arnold Griffith

Alan Arnold Griffith

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Alan Arnold Griffith (13 June 1893 - 13 Oct 1963) was an English engineer, who, among many other contributions, is best known for his work on stress and fracture in metals that is now known as metal fatigue, as well as being one of the first to develop a strong theoretical basis for the jet engine. A. A. Griffith took a first in mechanical engineering, followed by a Master's Degree and a Doctorate from Liverpool University. In 1915 he was accepted by the Royal Aircraft Factory as a trainee, before joining the Physics and Instrument Department the following year in what was now been renamed as the Royal Aircraft Establishment (RAE).show more

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  • Paperback | 112 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 177g
  • Acu Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136510189
  • 9786136510187