Philip George BURKE

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1932-10-18
Education Wanstead Co HS London, UC Exeter (BSc London), UCL (Granville studentship, PhD)
Books & Publications
Recreations walking, reading, listening to music
Clubs N/A
Style Prof Philip G Burke, CBE, FRS, MRIA
Career research asst UCL 1956-57, asst lectr Computer Unit Univ of London 1957-59; research assoc Lawrence Radiation Lab Univ of Calif Berkeley: Alvarez Bubble Chamber Gp 1959-61, Theory Gp 1961-62; successively research fell, princ sci offr then sr princ sci offr Theoretical Physics Div UK Atomic Energy Authy Harwell 1962-67; Queen's Univ Belfast: prof of mathematical physics 1967-98 (prof emeritus 1998-), head Dept of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics 1974-77, dir Sch of Mathematics and Physics 1988-90; head of Theory and Computational Sci Div Daresbury Lab (jt appt) 1977-82; founding ed Computer Physics Communications 1969-79 (hon ed 1979-), series ed (with H Kleinpoppen) Physics of Atoms and Molecules 1974-2004, series ed Springer Series on Atomic Optical and Plasma Physics 2005-; memb: Physics Ctee SRC 1967-71, Synchrotron Radiation Research Ctee SRC 1971-75, Atlas Computer Ctee SRC 1973-76, Jt Policy Ctee on Advanced Res Computing 1988-90, Cncl SERC 1989-94, Cncl Royal Soc 1990-92, Nuclear Research Advsy Cncl MOD 1997-2008; chm: Synchrotron Radiation Panel SRC 1969-71, Comput Physics Gp Euro Physics Soc 1976-78, Sci Bd Computer Ctee SRC 1976-77 and 1984-86, Computer Bd Computer Conslt Cncl 1983-85, Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics Div Inst of Physics 1987-90, Allocations and Resources Panel Jt Research Cncls Advanced Research Computing Ctee 1988-89, SERC Scientific Computing Advsy Panel 1989-94, SERC Supercomputing Mgmnt Ctee 1991-94 (memb Advsy Bd for Res Cncls Supercomputing Sub-Ctee 1991-94), Jt Research Cncls High Performance Computing Mgmnt Ctee 1996-98; Guthrie Medal and Prize Inst of Physics 1994, Sir David Bates Prize Inst of Physics 2000, Will Allis Prize American Physical Soc 2012; Hon DSc: Univ of Exeter 1981, Queen's Univ Belfast 1999; fell UCL 1986; FInstP 1970, fell American Physical Soc 1970, MRIA 1974, FRS 1978
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