Malcolm Sim LONGAIR

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1941-05-18
Education Morgan Acad Dundee, Queen's Coll Univ of St Andrews (James Caird travelling scholar), Univ of Cambridge (James Clerk Maxwell scholar, MA, PhD)
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Recreations music, opera, art, architecture, mountain walking
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Style Prof Malcolm Longair, CBE
Career lectr Dept of Physics and visiting asst prof of radio astronomy Calif Inst for Advanced Study Princeton 1978, exchange visitor to USSR Space Res Inst Moscow (on 6 occasions) 1975-79, regius prof of astronomy Univ of Edinburgh 1980-90, dir Royal Observatory Edinburgh 1980-90, Astronomer Royal for Scotland 1980-90; visiting lectr: Pennsylvania State Univ 1986 (in astronomy and astrophysics), Univ of Victoria Canada; Regents fellowship Smithsonian Instn at Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Harvard Univ 1990; emeritus Jacksonian prof of natural philosophy Univ of Cambridge (demonstrator Dept of Physics 1970-75, official fell and praelector Clare Hall 1971-80, emeritus professorial fell Clare Hall), dir of devpt Cavendish Laboratory; memb: IUE Observatory Ctee 1975-78, Working Gp Euro Space Agency 1975-78, Interdisciplinary Scientists for the Hubble Space Telescope 1977-, Anglo Aust Telescope Bd 1982-87, Space Science Programme Bd 1985-88; chm: Space Telescope Advsy Panel 1977-84, Astronomy II (AII) Ctee 1979-80 (memb 1977-78), Millimetre Telescope Users Ctee 1979-83, Space Telescope Science Inst 1982-84; author of numerous scientific papers, delivered numerous public lectures; Hon LLD Univ of Dundee 1982; FRAS, FRSE 1981, FRS 2004
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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