2017 Academy Award nominations: The snubs, surprises and what happened to Scorsese?

Hans Liepmann

Physicist Hans Liepmann, who specialized in aerodynamics and fluid mechanics, received multiple honors for his work. During World War II he taught high-speed aerodynamics to engineers at Douglas and Lockheed aircraft companies. He also served as director of Caltech's Graduate Aeronautical Laboratories from 1972 to 1985.
Copyright © 2017, Los Angeles Times