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Anderson, Jr., John

Anderson, Jr., John

Glenn L. Martin Institute Professor Emeritus
Aerospace Engineering
3176 Martin Hall

He is the author of 12 books in aeronautical engineering--including Introduction to Flight--and the history of aerodynamics, and the author of more than 120 papers on radiative gas dynamics, entry aerothermodynamics, gas dynamic and chemical lasers, computational  fluid dynamics, applied aerodynamics, hypersonic flow, and the history of aeronautical engineering and aerodynamics.


  • Ph.D., Ohio State University
  • B.S. University of Florida


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Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS)

National Academy of Engineering (NAE)

American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA)