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Aeronautical engineer

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; research engineer, Deutsche Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (formerly AVA), Göttingen, Federal Republic Germany, 1964-1971; head cascade group, Deutsche Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (formerly AVA), Göttingen, Federal Republic Germany, 1972-1979; acting head fluid mechanics department, Deutsche Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (formerly AVA), Göttingen, Federal Republic Germany, 1979-1982; head wind tunnels department, Deutsche Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (formerly AVA), Göttingen, 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

  • Other Work

    • 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