Accession Number : AD0865662

Title :   The German Research Laboratory for Air and Space Travel, Institute for Flight Medicine. (Deutsche Versuchsanstalt fuer Luft- und Raumfahrt E. V., DVL, Institut fuer Flugmedizin),

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF NAVAL RESEARCH LONDON (UNITED KINGDOM)

Personal Author(s) : Mensh, Ivan N.

Report Date : 26 JAN 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : The West German Research Laboratories in Air and Space Flight (DVL) has a number of Institutes carrying on studies in a wide range of areas. The Institute for Flight Medicine (IF), under the direction of Professor Siegfried Ruff, continues to be active in medical and marine biological studies, air and space medicine and biology, physiology of altitude and depth, and aviation psychology. Some of these studies are reviewed in brief. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SPACE FLIGHT, SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH), (*LABORATORIES, WEST GERMANY), AEROSPACE MEDICINE, TOLERANCES(PHYSIOLOGY), GRAVITY, WEIGHTLESSNESS, PRESSURE, NAVAL RESEARCH.

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE