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American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics

Propellants & Combustion Award

First presented in 1990, the Propellants and Combustion Award is presented for outstanding technical contributions to aeronautical or astronautical combustion engineering. This annual award is generally presented at theAIAA Propulsion and Energy Forum (PROPULSION/ENERGY). Nomination Deadline: 15 February
  • Full Name: Dr John D Buckmaster
  • Category: Technical Excellence
  • AIAA Citation: For outstanding theoretical contributions to the physical understanding of fluid mechanics in combustion processes ranging from detonation physics to propellants