… I first met
Michael at a conference in Stanford,
California in 1960; and I have
met him at numerous conferences from time to time in various parts of the
world. I particularly remember meeting him at his Institute and at your house
in Cracow; and
the last time I saw you both was at the IUTAM
I had heard, of course, of his illness; but I was pleased that on that occasion
I could recognize his old self.
was a very good scientist and a very good person. The Applied Mechanics
community will miss him a lot.
Calladine, Scd, FRS
Cambridge, June 22,