Category:Theodore von Kármán

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Theodore von Kármán 
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Hungarian-American mathematician, aerospace engineer and physicist
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Date of birth 11 May 1881
Budapest
Date of death 6 May 1963 / 7 May 1963
Aachen
Educated at
Doctoral advisor
Doctoral student
  • Maurice Anthony Biot
  • Louis Dunn
  • Richard G. Folsom
  • Giuseppe Gabrielli
  • Arthur T. Ippen
  • Wolfgang Klemperer
  • Chia-Chiao Lin
  • Frank Malina
  • Frank E. Marble
  • Stanford Solomon Penner
  • Franz Nikolaus Scheubel
  • William R. Sears
  • Ernest Edwin Sechler
  • Wallace D. Hayes
  • Qian Xuesen
Occupation
  • physicist
  • mathematician
  • aerospace engineer
  • engineer
  • university teacher
  • Idist
Employer
Member of
  • Royal Society
  • National Academy of Sciences
  • American Philosophical Society
  • French Academy of Sciences
  • Lincean Academy
  • Spanish Royal Academy of Sciences
  • Royal Academy of Fine Arts of Saint Isabel of Hungary
  • American Academy of Arts and Sciences
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • American Association of University Professors
  • American Astronautical Society
  • American Geophysical Union
  • American Mathematical Society
  • American Meteorological Society
  • National Defense Industrial Association
  • American Physical Society
  • American Rocket Society
  • American Society of Civil Engineers
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • Association Française des Ingénieurs et Techniciens de l'Aéronautique et de l'Espace
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  • Calcutta Mathematical Society
  • Franklin Institute
  • Indian Academy of Sciences
  • Institute of the Aerospace Sciences
  • Pontifical Academy of Sciences
  • Royal Aeronautical Society
  • Weizmann Institute of Science
  • Academy of Sciences of Turin
Position held
Father
  • Maurice von Kármán
Mother
  • Helene Konn
Sibling
  • Pipö von Kármán
Award received
  • honorary chairman
  • honorary chairman
  • Doctor of Engineering (honorary)
  • Doctor of Engineering (honorary)
  • Medal for Merit
  • John Fritz Medal
  • Franklin Medal
  • Kelvin Gold Medal
  • Gold Medal of the Royal Aeronautical Society
  • Wright Brothers Memorial Trophy
  • Daniel Guggenheim Medal
  • Department of the Air Force Decoration for Exceptional Civilian Service
  • Medal of Freedom
  • Ludwig-Prandtl-Ring
  • Doctor of Science (honorary)
  • Goddard Gold Medal
  • Doctor of Science (honorary)
  • Doctor of Engineering (honorary)
  • Doctor of Engineering (honorary)
  • Doctor of Engineering (honorary)
  • Doctor of Engineering (honorary)
  • Doctor of Science (honorary)
  • Doctor of Law (honorary)
  • Doctor of Engineering (honorary)
  • Doctor of Engineering (honorary)
  • Doctor of Science (honorary)
  • Doctor of Science (honorary)
  • Doctor of Science (honorary)
  • Doctor of Science (honorary)
  • Doctor of Science (honorary)
  • University of Liège Gold Medal
  • ASME Medal
  • Meritorious Civilian Service Award
  • Doctor of Law (honorary)
  • Grand Médaille d'Honneur
  • Officer of the Legion of Honour
  • Doctor of Philosophy (honorary)
  • Honorary doctor of the Université libre de Bruxelles
  • Honorary doctor of the University of Liège
  • doctor honoris causa
  • doctor honoris causa
  • doctor honoris causa
  • doctor honoris causa
  • doctor honoris causa
  • doctor honoris causa
  • doctor honoris causa
  • National Medal of Science
  • Commander's Cross of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany
  • Timoshenko Medal
  • Grand Cross of the Civil Order of Alfonso X the Wise
  • Wilhelm Exner Medal
  • Josiah Willard Gibbs Lectureship
  • National Aviation Hall of Fame
  • National Inventor Hall of Fame
  • Carl Friedrich Gauss Medal
  • Fellow of the American Physical Society
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Subcategories

This category has the following 2 subcategories, out of 2 total.