Michael Warwick THOMPSON

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1931-06-01
Education Rydal Sch, Univ of Liverpool (BSc, DSc, Oliver Lodge prizewinner)
Books & Publications Publications Defects and Radiation Damage in Metals (1969)
Recreations the Arts, sailing, fly fishing, gardening, walking
Clubs Athenaeum, Royal Fowey Yacht
Style Sir Michael Thompson
Career res scientist AERE Harwell 1953-65, prof of experimental physics Univ of Sussex 1965-80 (pro-vice-chllr 1972-78), vice-chllr UEA 1980-86, vice-chllr and princ Univ of Birmingham 1987-96 (emeritus prof of physics 1996-); tstee Barber Inst of Fine Art 1987-2007; non-exec dir: Alliance & Leicester Building Society (now Alliance & Leicester plc) 1979-2000 (dep chm 1995-99), Cobuild Ltd 1987-96, W Midlands RHA 1990-96 (memb 1987-90, dep chm 1995-96); author of one book, several edited works and numerous papers in sci jls; scientific interests incl radiation damage and atomic collisions in solids, nuclear power, its civil applications and energy policy; Inst of Physics C V Boys prizewinner 1972; memb: E Sussex Educn Ctee 1973-78, E Sussex AHA 1973-80, Physics Ctee SRC 1972-79 (sometime chm), Cncl Ctee of Vice-Chllrs and Princs 1989-93 and 1994-96, Cncl Assoc of Commonwealth Univs 1990-95, Cncl Queen Mary & Westfield Coll London 1996-2000; tstee Bart's Med Coll 1998-2000; pres: Bodmin Decorative and Fine Arts Soc 2000-11, Fowey River Assoc 2001-07; chm Fowey Harbour Statutory Consultation Gp 2010-13; hon fell Univ of Sussex 2012; Hon LLD Univ of Birmingham 1997, Hon DSc Univ of Sussex 1998; FInstP 1964; Grosserverdienst Kreuz (German Federal Republic) 1997
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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