Scientists Ludwig Prandtl, Qian Xuesen, and Theodore von Karman

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Scientists Ludwig Prandtl, Qian Xuesen, and Theodore von Karman

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Left to right: Ludwig Prandtl (German scientist), Qian Xuesen (Chinese scientist), Theodore von Kármán (Hungarian-American scientist). Prandtl served for Germany; von Kármán and Qian served for US Army; after 1955, Qian served for China (Qian was deported by US government to China in 1955). Notice that Qian had US Army rank. Prandtl was doctoral advisor for von Kármán; von Kármán was Qian's doctoral advisor.

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US Army

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April 1944

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Atlas Xu

Citation

US Army, “Scientists Ludwig Prandtl, Qian Xuesen, and Theodore von Karman,” American Catholic History Classroom, accessed November 28, 2020, https://cuomeka.wrlc.org/items/show/1332.

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