logo logo

Ortwin Karl Lawaczeck

Ortwin Karl Lawaczeck, German aeronautical engineer. Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Luft- und Raumfahrt.

Background

  • Lawaczeck, Ortwin Karl was born on October 10, 1935 in Worms, Germany. Son of Heinrich and Johanna (Dieffenbach) Lawaczeck.

  • Education

    • Engineering diploma, University Braunschweig, Federal Republic Germany, 1963. Doctor Engineering, University Braunschweig, Federal Republic Germany, 1969.

    Career

    • Development engineer KSB Company, Frankenthal, Federal Republic Germany, 1963-1964. Research engineer Federal Ministry Research and Technology, Bonn, Federal Republic Germany, 1972, Deutsche Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (formerly AVA), Göttingen, Federal Republic Germany, 1964-1971, head cascade group Federal Republic Germany, 1972-1979, acting head fluid mechanics department Federal Republic Germany, 1979-1982, head wind tunnels department Federal Republic Germany, since 1982. Board directors von Karman Institute, Brussels, since 1980.

      Member supervisory board German-Dutch Wind Tunnel, Emmeloord, The Netherlands, since 1982, European Transs. Wind Tunnel, Cologne, Federal Republic Germany, since 1988.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to Verein Deutscher Ingenieure-Forschaungsheft, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Review Francaise de Mechanique, Agard, Physical Bulletin.

    Membership

    Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Luft- und Raumfahrt.

    Connections

    • Married Doris Fischbach, September 23, 1966. Children: Martin, Axel.
    • father: Heinrich Lawaczeck
    • mother: Johanna (Dieffenbach) Lawaczeck
    • spouse: Doris Fischbach
    • children: Martin Lawaczeck
    • Axel Lawaczeck
    See on larger map
    Born October 10, 1935
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    • 1963
      University Braunschweig
    • 1969
      University Braunschweig
    • 1963 - 1964
      Development engineer, KSB Company
      Frankenthal, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
    • 1964 - 1971
      research engineer, Federal Ministry Research and Technology
      Göttingen, Niedersachsen, Germany, Germany
    • 1972
      research engineer, Federal Ministry Research and Technology
      Bonn, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany