File: Department of Mechanics of Fluids/Aeronautical Engineering

Scope and Content

Originally known as the Department of Fluid Motion, Mechanics of Fluids. was a small department within the Faculty of Science with close links to the departments of mathematics, physics and engineering. It was based at Barton Aerodrome, and focussed on aeronautical research. In 1984, it changed its name to the Department of Aeronautical Engineering.

Former reference: 1109

Conditions Governing Access

Some items closed to public inspection; no review required.

Related Material

See also VCA/7/363 and 410 for the earlier history of this department.