(Ernest) John Stephen BECKLAKE

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1943-06-24
Education Bideford GS, Univ of Exeter (BSc, PhD, Rugby colours)
Publications N/A
Recreations sport (particularly rugby and golf), gardening, reading
Clubs Puttenham Golf, Farnborough RFC
Style Dr John Becklake
Career sr scientist EMI Electronics Wells 1967-69, postdoctoral fell Univ of Victoria BC 1969-70, sr engr Marconi Space and Def Systems Frimley 1970-72; Science Museum London: asst keeper (curator of space technol collection) 1972-80, head of engrg 1980-90, head of technol (dir of curatorial activities of all technol collections) 1990-94, sr res fell in astronautics 1994-, managing ed DERA History Project 1995-99; dir of numerous exhbn projects at Science Museum incl: Exploration 1977, Telecommunications 1982, Exploration of Space 1986, Robotics Japan 1991; conslt rocket history Aerospace Museum Cosford 1997-, head of astronautics Observatory Science Centre 1997-; memb and tstee Int Acad of Astronautics 1989-; FRAeS 1996
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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