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Gas Dynamics Research Laboratory (West Lafayette, Ind.)



  • Existence: 1955-

Historical Information

The Gas Dynamics Research Laboratory provided space for an enlarged machine shop, three gas turbine component test cells and control rooms, two Navy surplus high-pressure air compressors, a welding shop, and an experimental equipment assembly room. A new addition was later added to replace the two high-pressure air compressors. This building is part of the Maurice J. Zucrow Laboratories Complex that was named after it's founder.


Gas Dynamics Research Laboratory. Purdue Campus Facilities and Buildings Historic Database. Accessed May 6, 2020.