Peter WADHAMS

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1948-05-14
Education Palmer's Sch Grays, Churchill Coll Cambridge (coll scholar, MA), Scott Polar Res Inst Univ of Cambridge (PhD), Univ of Cambridge (ScD)
Publications N/A
Recreations painting, sailing, maritime history
Clubs Explorers (NY), Rotary
Style Prof Peter Wadhams
Career research scientist Bedford Inst of Oceanography Dartmouth NS (participant in Hudson-70, first expedition to circumnavigate Americas) 1969-70, postdoctoral fell Inst of Ocean Sciences Victoria BC 1974-75; Scott Polar Research Inst Univ of Cambridge: research assoc 1976-81, asst dir of research 1981-88, dir 1988-92, reader in Polar studies 1992-2001, prof of ocean physics 2001-02; prof of ocean physics Dept of Applied Maths and Theoretical Physics (DAMTP) Univ of Cambridge 2002-, sr fell Scottish Assoc for Marine Science Dunstaffnage Marine Lab Oban 2003-04; sr res fell Churchill Coll Cambridge 1983-93; visiting prof of arctic marine science US Naval Postgrad Sch Monterey CA 1980-81, Green scholar Scripps Inst of Oceanography La Jolla CA 1987-88, Walker-Ames prof Univ of Washington Seattle 1987-88, visiting prof Nat Inst of Polar Research Tokyo 1995 and 1996-97, professeur associé Université Pierre et Marie Curie Paris 2005 and 2007; co-ordinator: Int Prog for Antarctic Buoys, World Climate Research Prog; UK delg Arctic Ocean Sciences Bd, pres Cmmn for Sea Ice IAPSO; memb: Scientific Ctee European Environment Agency, SCAR Gp of Specialists on Climate Change, Working Gp on Global Change Int Arctic Science Ctee; awarded: W S Bruce Prize (Royal Soc of Edinburgh) 1977, Polar Medal 1987, Italgas Prize for Environmental Sciences (Italy) 1990; fell Clare Hall Cambridge 2013; memb: Int Glaciological Soc 1970, American Geophysical Union 1976, Challenger Soc 1983, Remote Sensing Soc 1984; fell: Arctic Inst of N America 1983, Explorers' Club 1998; FRGS 1989, memb Finnish Acad of Sci and Letters 2006
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