David John WHITEHOUSE

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1937-10-15
Education Univ of Bristol (BSc), Univ of Leicester (PhD), Univ of Warwick (DSc)
Books & Publications
Recreations swimming, weight lifting, classical music
Clubs N/A
Style Prof David Whitehouse
Career devpt engr Switchgear Wolverhampton 1958-61, research engr Rank Taylor Hobson Leicester 1961-68, chief engr Rank Precision Industries 1968-78; Univ of Warwick: prof of mech engrg 1978, sr fell SERC 1986, dir Centre for Micro Engrg and Metrology 1981, prof of engrg science/chief scientist 1990, prof of engrg science (research) 1997-2002, emeritus prof Sch of Engrg 2002-; conslt prof Tech Univ of Harbin (PRC) 1997-, guest prof Univ of Tianjin (PRC) 1997-; author of 250 tech and scientific papers; IMechE Joseph Whitworth Prize 1971, IMechE James Clayton Prize 1979, Mendeleav Inst Leningrad Commemorative Medallion 1981 and 1982, Champion of Metrology 1998, Nat Physical Laboratory Metrology for World Class Manufacture Lifetime Contrib Award, American Soc of Precision Engrg Lifetime Achievement Award 2002 (cited as Father of Digital Metrology), Gen Pierre Nicolau Award Int Acad of Prodn Engrg 2012; Hon DSc Univ of Huddersfield 2006; fell: CIRP 1974, ISO, BSI, Japan Soc for Precision Engrg (JSPE), American Soc for Precision Engrg (ASPE), Inst of Prodn and Control, Inst of Control and Instrumentation, Inst of Mgmnt Engrs; FInstP, FIEE, FIET
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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