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research aerospace engineer

Georges Cahuzac, French research aerospace engineer. With French Air Force, 1972-1973. Member European Society Composite Materials, New York Academy of Sciences, Amis de Robert Alkan (award 1987).

Background

Cahuzac, Georges was born on August 10, 1947 in Labastide de Lévis, Tarn, France. Son of Pierre and Paulette (Déléris) Cahuzac.

Education

Master Technology, University Toulouse, France, 1971. Graduate in aerospace engineering, École nationale supérieure d'ingénieurs de constructions aéronautiques, Toulouse, 1972. License accélérée in economics, University Bordeaux, France, 1973.

Career

Research junior engineer Aerospatiale Matra Lanceurs, Saint Médard en Jalles, France, 1974-1988, senior engineer France, since 1988. Associate professor textile and engineering schools.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents in field. Invention of 3D weaving processes for carbon-carbon rocket nozzles. Invention of efficient fiber placement machinery used for airbus struts.

    Invention of cicular multilayer braiding loom for composite profiles. Invention of thick fabric named 2.5D used for reentry shields and airplane parts. Development of method to link composite fabrics by a one-face stitching used for airbus parts.

Membership

With French Air Force, 1972-1973. Member European Society Composite Materials, New York Academy of Sciences, Amis de Robert Alkan (award 1987).

Connections

Married Monique Saube. Children: Olivier, Sophie.

father:
Pierre Cahuzac

mother:
Paulette (Déléris) Cahuzac

spouse:
Monique Saube

children:
Sophie Cahuzac

Olivier Cahuzac