John Macleod BALL

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1948-05-19
Education Mill Hill Sch, St John's Coll Cambridge (open exhibitioner, BA), Univ of Sussex (DPhil)
Publications N/A
Recreations chess, music, travel
Clubs N/A
Style Prof Sir John Ball, FRS, FRSE
Career SRC postdoctoral res fell Brown Univ RI 1972-74; Heriot-Watt Univ: joined Dept of Mathematics 1972, lectr in mathematics 1974-78, reader in mathematics 1978-82, prof of applied analysis 1982-96; Sedleian prof of natural philosophy Mathematical Inst Univ of Oxford 1996-; visiting prof Dept of Mathematics Univ of Calif Berkeley 1979-80, sr fell SERC 1980-85, visiting prof Laboratoire d'Analyse Numérique Université Pierre et Marie Curie Paris 1987-88 and 1994, Ordway visiting prof Univ of Minnesota 1990, visiting prof Inst for Advanced Study Princeton 1993-94 and 2002-03, visiting prof Université Montpellier II 2003; pres: London Mathematical Soc 1996-98, Int Mathematical Union 2003-06; delg OUP 1998-2008; memb: EPSRC 1994-99, Conseil Scientifique CNRS 2010-, Conseil Scientifique EDF 2010-, Exec Bd ICSU 2011-; chair Scientific Steering Ctee Isaac Newton Inst 2006-; memb editorial bds various mathematical and scientific jls and book series, author of numerous mathematical and scientific pubns; Whittaker Prize Edinburgh Mathematical Soc 1981, jr Whitehead Prize London Mathematical Soc 1982, Keith Prize RSE 1990, Naylor Prize London Mathematical Soc 1995, von Karman Prize 1999, Royal Medal RSE 2006; foreign memb: French Acad of Sciences 2000, Istituto Lombardo 2005, Norwegian Acad of Science and Letters 2007; hon fell St John's Coll Cambridge 2005; Hon DSc: EPF Lausanne, Heriot-Watt Univ 1998, Univ of Sussex 2000, Montpellier II Univ 2003, Univ of Edinburgh 2004; hon memb Edinburgh Mathematical Soc 2008, memb Academia Europaea 2008; FRSE 1980, FRS 1989
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Food and drink etiquette

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Debrett's notebooks

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