The Transmission of Helicopter Technology, 1920–1939: Exchanges with von Baumhauer

@article{Voogt2013TheTO,
  title={The Transmission of Helicopter Technology, 1920–1939: Exchanges with von Baumhauer},
  author={A. D. Voogt},
  journal={The International Journal for the History of Engineering \& Technology},
  year={2013},
  volume={83},
  pages={119 - 140}
}
  • A. D. Voogt
  • Published 2013
  • Engineering
  • The International Journal for the History of Engineering & Technology
Abstract Previous research on helicopter history consists primarily of (auto)biographies and collections of helicopter patents. The first with its focus on individual achievements mostly denies contact between pioneers while the second largely ignores the limited use of patents by these pioneers. As a result the transmission of helicopter technology, particularly that of the 1920s and 1930s in Europe, has been little understood. The results of archival research presented here show that there… Expand

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 39 REFERENCES
`A New Way of Flying'
The autogiro, a rotary-wing aircraft driven by a propeller, was created after World War I as a safe alternative to the airplane. Its resemblance to helicopters and airplanes made differentiating itExpand
The Wright Brothers and the Invention of the Aerial Age: At the National Air and Space Museum, Washington, D.C.
Think about the beach in winter: the sand, the relentless wind. Think about late-afternoon sunlight angling across a shop bench covered with tools, the crunch of gravel as horse-drawn vehicles,Expand
Patent Interferences and the History of Technology: A High-Flying Example
and technological activity offered to the readers of this journal, Derek Price advocated the interesting, if debatable, thesis that, "roughly speaking, science is a culminating activity which isExpand
The Wright Brothers and the Invention of the Aerial Age
With the hundredth anniversary of the Wright Brothers' history-making flight at Kitty Hawk, world attention is once again turning to these intrepid American inventors. Written by two of the world'sExpand
U. S. Patent Office Records as Sources for the History of Invention and Technological Property
THE RECORDS of the United States Patent Office remain largely unexplored by historians of technology despite the fact that they represent a tremendous body of original source material for the yearsExpand
The evolution of conformist transmission and the emergence of between-group differences.
Unlike other animal species, much of the variation among human groups is cultural: genetically similar people living in similar environments exhibit strikingly different patterns of behavior becauseExpand
The Evolution of the Bicycle: A Dynamic Systems Approach
TLDR
By exploring the dynamic characteristics of the bicycle-society system, it is revealed that the origin of the modern bicycle stems in great part from innovations applied in three- or four-wheeled human-powered vehicles. Expand
Cultural transmission and the diffusion of innovations : adoption dynamics indicate that biased cultural transmission is the predominate force in behavioral change and much of sociocultural evolution
In challenging the pervasive model of individual actors as cost-benefit analysts who adapt their behavior by learning from the environment, this article analyzes the temporal dynamics of bothExpand
Beitrag zur Frage der Hubschrauber
Anlas zu diesem Beitrage ist: 1. Eine Bemerkung von Prof. v. Karmanl), das keine Messungsergebnisse vorliegen uber Propeller, deren Achse senkrecht zum Winde steht. 2. Beschreibung,Expand
...
1
2
3
4
...