Robin Alexander EAST

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1935-12-11
Education Barton Peveril GS, Univ of Southampton (BSc, PhD)
Books & Publications Forty Years of the Spitfire (jt ed with I C Cheeseman, 1976), Spacecraft Systems Engineering (contrib, 1991), Encyclopedia of Aerospace Engineering (contrib, 2010); around 100 pubns on hypersonic aerodynamics and experimental facilities in int jls and conf proceedings
Recreations gardening, photography, ornithology, walking
Clubs
Style Prof Robin East
Career apprentice Vickers Supermarine 1953-57, visiting res fell Aust Nat Univ at Canberra 1973; Univ of Southampton: Sir Alan Cobham res fell 1960-63, lectr, sr lectr and reader in aeronautics 1963-85, head of Aeronautics Dept 1985-90, prof of aeronautics 1985-96 (emeritus prof 1996); memb various ctees and former chm Southampton Branch RAeS, chm Accreditation Ctee RAeS 1991-2004, chm Aerodynamics Gp Ctee 1997-2001; memb Aviation Ctee DTI 1995-99; assoc fell American Inst of Aeronautics and Astronautics 1991; CEng 1983, FRAeS 1985
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