Selig Brodetsky

lived from 1888 to 1954

Selig Brodetsky was educated at Cambridge and Leipzig. He became a lecturer at Bristol and later lecturer and professor at Leeds. He worked on fluid flow with particular emphasis on aerodynamics. He was President of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem for a short time.

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http://www-history.mcs.st-andrews.ac.uk/Mathematicians/Brodetsky.html