Peter Michael WILLIAMS

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1945-03-22
Education Hymers Coll Hull, Trinity Coll Cambridge (MA, PhD)
Publications N/A
Recreations hiking, skiing, music, collecting wine
Clubs N/A
Style Sir Peter Williams, CBE, FRS, FREng
Career Mullard research fell Selwyn Coll Cambridge 1969-70, univ lectr Dept of Chemical Engrg and Chemical Technol Imperial Coll London 1970-75, fell St John's Coll Oxford 1988-2000, fell Imperial Coll London 1997, master St Catherine's Coll Oxford 2000-02, chllr Univ of Leicester 2005-10; VG Instruments Gp 1975-82 (dep gp md 1979-82), Oxford Instruments plc 1982-99 (chm 1991-99); chm: PPARC 1994-99, The Oxford Partnership 1995-97, Isis Innovation Ltd 1997-2001, NPL Mgmnt Ltd 2002-, Engrg and Technol Bd 2002-06; non-exec dir: Taube Hodgson Stonex Ptnrs Ltd 1997-2000, Advent VCT & VCT2 plc 1998-2004, GKN plc 2001-10, WS Atkins 2004-11; lectures and presentations incl: Royal Soc `Zeneca' 1994, UK Innovation 1995, Duncan Davies Medal 1999, R&D 1999; chm of trustees Nat Museum of Science and Industry 1996-2002; Guardian Young Businessman of the Year 1986, Glazebrook Medal Inst of Physics 2006; hon fell: UCL, Selwyn Coll Cambridge, St Catherine's Coll Oxford; Hon DSc: Univ of Leicester, Nottingham Trent Univ 1995, Loughborough Univ 1996, Brunel Univ 1997, Univ of Wales 1999, Univ of Sheffield 1999, Univ of Warwick 1999, Univ of Salford 2003, Univ of Staffordshire 2004, City Univ 2007, Univ of Hull 2010, Univ of Bedford 2010; FREng 1996, FRS 1999 (vice-pres and treas 2007-12), FInstP (pres 2000-02), Hon FIChemE 2003, Hon FIEE 2004 (FIEE), Hon FIMC 2006, Hon FIMechE 2008
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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