Elie Carafoli

Elie Carafoli

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Elie Carafoli (September 15, 1901, Veria, Greece-October 24, 1983, Bucharest, Romania) was an accomplished Romanian engineer and aircraft designer. He is considered a pioneering contributor to the field of Aerodynamics.Carafoli was of Macedo-Romanian (Aromanian) descent. In 1915, he left Greece for Bitola, and then Bucharest, were he studied at Gheorghe Laz r High School. In 1919 he entered University Politehnica of Bucharest, graduating with a degree in electrical engineering. He pursued his studies at the University of Paris, while also working at the Institut A rotechnique in Saint-Cyr-l' cole, France. He obtained a Ph.D. in 1928, with a thesis entitled Contribution to the theory of aerodynamic lift.show more

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  • Paperback | 60 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 100g
  • Cel Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135753487
  • 9786135753486