Albert Ronald Clifton (Bert) WESTWOOD

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1932-06-09
Education King Edwards Sch Birmingham, Univ of Birmingham (BSc, PhD, DSc)
Books & Publications Publications ed three books, author of more than 120 sci pubns, numerous patents
Recreations music (accompanist and musical arranger, accompanying wife Jeannie in concerts and recitals in US and around the world), humanities, theatre, travel
Clubs N/A
Style Bert Westwood
Career tech offr Research Dept ICI (Metals Div) Birmingham 1956-58; Martin Marietta Laboratories Baltimore Maryland: scientist then sr scientist 1958-64, assoc dir and head Materials Science Dept 1964-69, dep dir 1969-74, dir 1974-84; Martin Marietta Corp Bethesda Maryland: corp dir R&D 1984-87, vice-pres R&D 1987-90, vice-pres Science 1990, vice-pres Research and Technol 1990-93; vice-pres Research and Exploratory Technol Sandia National Laboratories New Mexico 1993-96 (vice-pres emeritus 2002-), chm and chief exec Cncl for the Central Laboratory of the Research Cncls (UK) 1998-2000, int advsr res and technol mgmnt 2000-; lectureships incl: Tewksbury Univ of Melbourne 1974, Burgess Memorial ASMI 1984, Campbell Memorial ASMI 1987, Krumb AIME 1988, dist lectr ASME 1988-90, Christie Johns Hopkins Univ 1991, Wenk lectr in Technol and Public Policy Johns Hopkins Univ 1995, dist lectr Materials and Soc TMS 1995; chm: Commn on Engrg & Tech Systems National Research Cncl 1992-97, Public Information Advisory Ctee (Nat Acad Engrg) 1993-95, Ctee on Global Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights in Science and Technol 1991-92, Maryland Humanities Cncl, New Mexico Humanities Cncl; pres: New Mexico Symphony Orchestra, Industrial Research Inst 1989-90, The Minerals, Metals and Materials Soc (TMS) 1990-91, Sci and Technol Corp of Univ of New Mexico 2007; memb: Nat Acad of Engrg USA 1980, Bd of US Civilian Research and Devpt Fndn, Cncl Fedn for Science and Technol, Bd Santa Fe Opera, Musica Russia Fndn; Foreign Assocs: Royal Swedish Acad Engrg Sciences 1989, Russian Acad of Engrg 1995, Acad of Engrg Georgia (Former Soviet Union) 2008; fell: Johns Hopkins Univ 1965, Inst of Physicists (UK) 1967, American Soc for Materials International (ASMI) 1974, American Assoc for Advancement of Science 1986, TMS 1990; FIM 1975, FREng 1996; Awards Distinguished Young Scientist Maryland Acad Sci 1966, Beilby Gold Medal RSC 1970, Leadership Award TMS 1992, Centennial Medal Univ of Maryland 1994, Acta Metallurgica Holloman Award 1996, Medal for Advancement of Research ASMI 2006, Chermside Award Soc Res Administrators Int 2007
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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