Stephen Frederick BUSH

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1939-05-06
Education Isleworth GS, Trinity Coll Cambridge (MA, PhD, sr scholar and res scholar), MIT (SM), Univ of Manchester (MSc)
Books & Publications Technical Publications Prediction and Measurement of Chemical Oscillations (1969), Determination of Chemical Kinetics Mechanisms (with P Dyer, 1976), Macromolecular Chemistry (contrib, 1980), Polymer Engineering (contrib, 1984), Biological and Synthetic Networks (contrib with J M Methven, 1986), New Processes for Production of Polymer Composites (1990), Systems Concepts and Technological Change (1994), Long Glass Fibre Reinforcement of Thermoplastics (1999), Scale Order and Complexity in Polymer Processing (2000), New Processes for Smart Materials (with D R Blackburn, 2003), Technoeconomic Models for New Products and Processes (2005), Squaring the Circle (with D R MacDonald, 2011), and over 160 other scientific pubns and int conference presentations on mathematical modelling, economics of manufacture, and polymer and chemical engrg; Political Publications Britain's Future: Independence or Extinction - No Middle Way (1989), Models for 16-19 Education: More Matter less Art (1990), The Meaning of the Maastricht Treaty (with G M Bush, 1992), Business, Industry and a New Relationship with the European Union (1998), The Importance of Manufacture to the Economy (2000),University Admissions and Fees (2004), Produce and Prosper (2010), Averting Catastrophe: Ensuring the Security of Britain's Energy Supplies (with D R MacDonald, 2011), Band of Brothers: Recovering the English Nation (2012), Britain Revitalised and Independence Regained (2014), and over 130 articles and letters in the nat press on political, industrial and educational matters
Recreations hill walking, British imperial and military history, music, tennis, travel
Clubs Manchester Statistical Soc (memb Cncl 2001-07), Royal Economic Soc
Style Prof Stephen Bush
Career mangr Process Technology Gp ICI Corporate Laboratory 1969-72, mangr Systems Technol Dept ICI Europa Ltd 1972-79; UMIST (now Univ of Manchester): prof of polymer engrg 1979-2004, head Polymer Engrg Div 1980-2000, chm Dept of Mech Engrg 1982-83 and 1985-87, dir Centre for Manufacture 2000-05, prof of process manufacture 2004-05, emeritus prof 2006-; fndr and md Prosyma Research Ltd 1987-, chm and co-fndr N of England Plastics Processors Consortium 1990-2000, int rep Polymer Processing Soc 1993-2001, memb Editorial Bd Int Industrial and Systems Engrg 2005-; dir SME Process Manufacture Centre 1996-2006; chm Applied Mechanics Ctee SERC 1985-87, vice-chm Campaign for Ind Britain 1991-98, memb Schs Examination and Assessment Ctee for Technol 1992-94; chm NEPPCO Ltd 2000-06 (dir 2006-07), memb Advsy Bd Business Innovation Center Univ of Massachusetts 2007-; policy advsr UKIP 2007-10 (Parly candidate 2010); fndr and ed britain-watch.com 2009-; 20 granted patents on polymer composites (incl SAFIRE, Viscor and Smartform), chemical processes and healthcare products 1976-; Sir George Nelson Prize 1960, NATO Research Studentship MIT 1960-61, Moulton Medal 1969, Sir George Beilby Medal and Prize 1979, Hanson Medal 2011, Inst of Economic Affrs Brexit Prize 2014; FIMechE (memb Cncl 1978-81), FIChemE 1993; FPRI (memb Cncl 1985-87), FIMMM 1993, FRSA 1998
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