White, Frank M. Formerly, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, Rhode Island.
Bryson, Arthur E., Jr. Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Stanford University, Stanford, California.
Holloway, A. Gordon L. Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of New Brunswick, New Brunswick, Canada.
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