Anatol Roshko, 1923–2017
We present a brief account of Anatol Roshko's research and educational contributions to fluid mechanics, focusing on the spirit of his transformative ideas and legacy.
© 2020 Annual Reviews. We would like to acknowledge discussions with Garry Brown, Hans Hornung, and Tony Leonard, and we are thankful for the support of Roshko's family in providing us with material from his early days. The authors are not aware of any biases that might be perceived as affecting the objectivity of this review.