Alan Arnold Griffith

Aerospace Engineer, Deceased Person

1893 – 1963

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Who was Alan Arnold Griffith?

Alan Arnold Griffith, CBE, DEng, FRS, was an English engineer, who, among many other contributions, is best known for his work on stress and fracture in metals that is now known as metal fatigue, as well as being one of the first to develop a strong theoretical basis for the jet engine.

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Born
Jun 13, 1893
London
Profession
Education
  • University of Liverpool
Died
Oct 13, 1963

Submitted
on July 23, 2013