Hermann Oberth

Hermann Oberth

Hermann Julius Oberth (25 June 1894 – 28 December 1989) was an Austro-Hungarian-born German physicist and engineer. He is considered one of the founding fathers of rocketry and astronautics.

Read more about Hermann Oberth:  Early Life, Rocketry and Space Flight, Later Life, Legacy

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Hermann Oberth - Legacy
... Hermann Oberth is memorialized by the Hermann Oberth Space Travel Museum in Feucht, Germany, and by the Hermann Oberth Society ... The Oberth effect, in which a rocket engine when traveling at high speed generates more useful energy than one at traveling at low speed, is named after him ... The science-fiction movie Star Trek III The Search for Spock mentions the Oberth-class of starships hypothetically to be in his honor ...