Michael Arthur LAUGHTON

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1934-12-18
Education King Edward Five Ways Birmingham, Etobicoke Collegiate Inst Toronto, Univ of Toronto (BASc), Univ of London (PhD, DSc(Eng))
Publications N/A
Recreations music, following rugby and cricket
Clubs Athenaeum
Style Prof M A Laughton, FREng
Career graduate apprentice GEC Witton Birmingham 1957-59, project engr GEC Engineering Computer Services 1959-61; QMC London (later Queen Mary & Westfield Coll London, now Queen Mary Univ of London): DSIR res student 1961-64, lectr Dept of Electrical Engrg 1964-72, reader in electrical engrg 1972-77, prof 1977-2000, emeritus prof 2000-, dean Faculty of Engrg 1983-85, pro-princ 1985-89; dean Faculty of Engrg Univ of London 1990-94; visiting prof: Univ of Purdue USA 1966, Univ of Tokyo Japan 1977, Imperial Coll 2002-; external examiner numerous univs UK and abroad 1970-; co-ed and fndr Int Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems 1978-; chm: Tower Shakespeare Company Ltd 1985-93, Queen Mary College Industrial Research Ltd 1988-91 (dir 1979, chm 1990-91); organising sec Power Systems Computation Confs 1963-81 (chm Exec Ctee 1981-); chm Working Gp on Renewable Energy 1986-90 (Watt Ctee on Energy 1986-94); memb: Info Ctee Royal Society 1988-92, British Scholars Selection Ctee Fulbright Cmmn 1991-, House of Lords Select Ctee on the Euro Communities (specialist advsr to Sub Ctee B (Energy, Tport and Technol) on Inquiries into Renewable Resources 1988 and Efficiency of Electricity Use 1989), Cncl IEE 1990-94, House of Commons Welsh Ctee (specialist advsr on Inquiry on Wind Energy) 1994, Energy Policy Advsy Gp Royal Soc 2001-, Int Ctee Royal Acad of Engrg 2002-06; memb Ct Cranfield Inst of Technol 1991-96; IEE Career Achievement Medal 2002; Freeman City of London 1990; Liveryman: Worshipful Co of Barbers 1995, Engrs Co 2009; CEng 1965, MRI 1973-91, FIEE 1977 (MIEE 1968), FREng 1989, FIEEE 2010
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Food and drink etiquette

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