William Arnot WAKEHAM

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1944-09-25
Education Bristol Cathedral Sch, Univ of Exeter (BSc, PhD, DSc)
Books & Publications Intermolecular Forces: Their Origin and Determination (1981), The Forces Between Molecules (1986), The Transport Properties of Fluids (1989), International Thermodynamic Tables of the Fluid State: Vol 10 - Ethylene (1989), Measurement of the Transport Properties of Fluids (1991), Status and Future Developments in the Study of Transport Properties (1992), Measurement of the Thermodynamic Properties of Single Phases (2003), Commonly Asked Question in Thermodynamics (2011), Experimental Thermodynamics Vol IX (2014)
Recreations power boating
Clubs Athenaeum
Style Sir William Wakeham, FREng
Career research assoc Brown Univ USA 1969-71; Imperial Coll London: lectr dept of chemical engrg 1971-79, reader in chemical physics of fluids 1979-85, prof of chemical physics 1985-2001, head Dept of Chemical Engrg 1988-96, pro-rector (research) 1996, pro-rector (resources) 1999, dep rector 1997-2001; vice-chllr Univ of Southampton 2001-09; visiting prof: Instituto Superior Tecnico Lisbon 2008-, Imperial Coll London, Univ of Exeter; memb: SEEDA 2004-09, EPSRC 2005-11; sr vice-pres Royal Acad of Engrg 2011, pres IChemE 2011; dir ILIKA plc; memb: Rank Prizes Tst, SE Physics Network; tstee Royal Anniversary Tst 2010-; Touloukian medal American Soc of Mechanical Engrs, Rossini lectr, Ared Cezairliyan lectr; Hon DSc: Lisbon Univ, Univ of Exeter, Loughborough Univ 2010, Univ of Southampton, Universidade Nova de Lisboa 2012, Univ of Portsmouth 2013; Hon DEd Southampton Solent Univ; CEng, CPhys; FIChemE, FInstP, FIEE, FCGI, FIC, FREng 1997
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