Alan Hugh CRIBBENS

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1942-11-01
Education Aylesbury GS, UCL (BSc Eng, PhD)
Publications Publications Microwave polarisation measurements of four solar radio bursts (1969), High time resolution swept-frequency microwave polarimeter (1970), Microprocessors in Railway Signalling: The Solid State Interlocking (1987), Solid State Interlocking (SSI): an integrated electronic signalling system for main line railways (1987), Long distance transmission of safety information for the Solid State Interlocking (1989), The application of advanced computing techniques to the generation and checking of SSI data (1992), SSI - Ten Years of Electronic Interlocking (1995)
Recreations walking, gardening, music, DIY
Clubs N/A
Style Dr Alan Cribbens, MBE, FREng
Career engr; trained Marconi Wireless Telegraph Co 1961-62; BR: various appointments R&D Div 1970-76, team ldr Electronic Interlocking 1976-81, head Microelectronics Unit R&D Div (responsible for devpt of Solid State Interlocking, the standard railway signalling system in the UK) 1981-88, head Safety Critical Systems Unit BR Res 1988-94, technical strategist BR Res 1994-97; conslt to railway signalling industry 1997-; visiting prof in railway engrg ICSTM 2002-03; FIEE 1986 (MIEE 1972), FIRSE 1991 (Hon FIRSE 2008), FREng 2001
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