Andrew Charles WALKER

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1948-06-24
Education Kingsbury County GS, Univ of Essex (BA, MSc, PhD)
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Recreations music (piano), sailing
Clubs N/A
Style Prof Andrew Walker, FRSE
Career Nat Res Cncl of Canada postdoctoral fell Ottawa Canada 1972-74, Sci Res Cncl fell Dept of Physics Univ of Essex 1974-75, sr scientific offr UK AEA Culham Laboratory 1975-83; Heriot-Watt Univ: lectr in physics 1983-85, reader then prof of physics 1985-88, chair of modern optics 1988-, dir of postgrad studies 1998-2001, dep princ (resources) 2001-06, vice princ 2006-10, sr dep princ 2010-13; sec and treas Carnegie Tst for the Univs of Scotland 2013-; memb Ctee: Quantum Electronics Gp Inst of Physics 1979-85 (hon sec 1982-85), Scottish Branch Inst of Physics 1985-88; memb: SERC/DTI Advance Devices and Materials Ctee 1992-94; chm Scottish Branch Inst of Physics 1993-95 (vice-chm 1991-93, past chm 1995-97); dir: Terahertz Photonics Ltd 1998-2000 (chm of Bd), Edinburgh Business Sch 2001-, Technology Ventures Scotland 2002-05, SeeByte Ltd 2008-, Heriot-Watt Univ Malaysia Sdn Bhd 2011- (ceo 2011-12); tstee RSE Scotland Fndn 2003-05 (chm 2004-05); author of over 200 scientific articles and letters in the field of optoelectronics; FInstP 1987, FRSE 1994 (memb Cncl and sec for meetings 1998-2001, vice-pres 2001-04, fellowship sec 2005-08)
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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