Robert John DONOVAN

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1941-07-13
Education Sandbach Sch, UCW (BSc), Univ of Cambridge (PhD)
Books & Publications Publications incl Laser Chemistry (2007)
Recreations riding, skiing and hill walking
Clubs N/A
Style Prof Emeritus Robert Donovan,OBE, FRSE
Career res fell Gonville & Caius Coll Cambridge 1966-70; Univ of Edinburgh: lectr in physical chemistry 1970, reader 1974, appointed to personal chair of physical chemistry 1979, head Dept of Chemistry 1984-87 and 1995-97, chair of chemistry 1986-2006, sr hon professorial fell 2006-; visiting scientist Max-Planck Inst für Strömungsforshung Göttingen 1975, JSPS sr visiting fell Inst of Molecular Sci Okazaki Japan 1982 (visiting fell 1983 and 1989), visiting fell Aust Nat Univ Canberra 1993, Erskine fell Univ of Christchurch NZ 2001, visiting prof Tokyo Inst of Technol Japan 2005; SERC: chm Laser Facility Ctee 1988-92, chm Facilities Cmmn 1993-95; memb CCLRC (Cncl for the Central Lab of the Research Cncls) 2004-07, dir of synchotrons and free-electron laser science CCLRC/STFC 2006-09, memb Cncl European Synchotron Radiation Facility 2006-13; Hon DSc Univ of Edinburgh; FRSE 1976 (vice-pres 1998-2001), FRSC 1980
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Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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