Fluid Dynamics Award
The Fluid Dynamics Award was approved by the Board of Directors in 1992 and is presented for outstanding contributions to the understanding of the behavior of liquids and gases in motion as related to need in aeronautics and astronautics. This annual award is generally presented at the AIAA Aviation and Aeronautics Forum (AVIATION).
Nomination Deadline: 1 October
- Full Name: Dr Edward T Gerry
- Category: Technical Excellence
- AIAA Citation: For inventiveness and leadership in the development of the CO2 gas-dynamic laser and for his many contributions to revealing the relevant physics