Robert F. Beck

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Robert F. Beck
Born 1943 (age 73–74)
Fields Marine hydrodynamics
Institutions University of Michigan
Alma mater Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Doctoral advisor John Nicholas Newman[1]
Doctoral students Armin W. Troesch
Notable awards Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, Davidson Medal (2000)[2]
Georg Weinblum Memorial Lectureship (2008-2009)

Robert F. Beck (born 1943) is Richard B. Couch Professor of Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering at the University of Michigan.[3] He is the editor of the Journal of Ship Research.[4]

Education and career[edit]

Selected publications[edit]


  1. ^ "A Biography of J.N. Newman" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-01-15. 
  2. ^ "Davidson Medal". Retrieved 2011-01-15. 
  3. ^ "Professor Robert F. Beck". Retrieved 2011-01-15. 
  4. ^ "Journal of Ship Research". Retrieved 2011-01-15.