Helmut Gröttrup

Physicist, Inventor

1916 – 1981

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Who was Helmut Gröttrup?

Helmut Gröttrup was a German electrical engineer. He was born in Cologne and died in Munich. He was an assistant of Wernher von Braun in the V-2 rocket-project. Gröttrup was responsible for the radio guidance system. After the war, he worked in the Soviet rocketry program.

After returning from Russia, he invented the chip card.

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Born
1916
Germany
Also known as
  • Helmut Grottrup
Nationality
  • Germany
Profession
Died
1981

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on July 23, 2013

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