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Engineering School - Graduate Division

Format
Online; Still Image
Type
Black-and-White Photographs
Description
From excerpt on photo: Antonio Ferri, rear, with Raymond J. Comenzo, a student who is working toward his master of aeronautical engineering degree in the graduate program, are shown observing the operation of a supersonic pressure tunnel. Ferri is internationally famous in the field of supersonic aerodynamics. He is head of the Gas Dynamics Branch of the Compressibility Research Division at Langley and has recently written a book entitled Elements of Aerodynamics of Supersonic Flows. This book is used as the text for his course in aerodynamics of supersonic flows.
Collection
University of Virginia Visual History Collection
Location
Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
prints08492
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