Peter DAY

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1938-08-20
Education Maidstone GS, Wadham Coll Oxford (Gibbs prize in chemistry, MA, DPhil)
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Recreations gazing at the European landscape
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Style Prof Peter Day, FRS
Career jr res fell St John's Coll Oxford 1963-65, departmental demonstrator Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory Oxford 1965-68, fell and tutor in inorganic chemistry St John's Coll Oxford (jr dean 1967-70, vice-pres 1974), lectr in inorganic chemistry Univ of Oxford 1965-88, dir Institut Laue-Langevin Grenoble 1989-91, (Br assoc dir 1988-89), dir and resident prof of chemistry Royal Instn of GB 1991-94, Fullerian prof Royal Instn of GB 1994-2008 (emeritus prof 2008-); ad hominem prof of solid state chemistry Univ of Oxford 1988-91, visiting prof UCL 1991-2008, emeritus prof of chemistry Univ of London 2008-; professeur associé Faculté des Sciences Université de Paris-Sud Orsay 1975, guest prof H C Ørsted Inst Univ of Copenhagen 1978, visiting fell Res Sch of Chemistry ANU Canberra 1980, visiting prof Univ of Valencia 2002-06; visiting appts at res laboratories: Cyanamid Euro Res Inst Geneva 1962, Bell Laboratories Murray Hill NJ 1966, IBM Res Laboratories San José CA 1974, Xerox Corp Webster Res Center Rochester NY 1978; counsellor Inst of Molecular Science Okazaki Japan 1994-98, memb Advsy Cncl RIKEN Advsy Science Inst Tokyo 2005-10; memb Cncl: Parly and Scientific Ctee 1991-98, COPUS 1991-98; memb Medicines Cmmn 1999-2005; chm Royal Soc Res Grant Bd for Chemistry 1992-95 (memb 1983-85 and 1991-95); Br Cncl: memb Science Advsy Ctee 1991-98, chm Anglo-French Advsy Ctee 1992-97; Royal Soc of Chemistry: memb Dalton Div Cncl 1983-88, memb Books and Review Ctee 1984-85, vice-pres 1986-88, memb Pubn and Information Bd 1997-2003; memb numerous ctees SERC 1976-92; memb: Nat Ctee on Superconductivity 1987-89, Univ of Oxford Superconductivity Gp 1988-91 (chm Steering Ctee 1987), ISIS Science Advsy Cncl 1988-91 (chm Experimental Selection Panel (Structures) 1988); memb Physics and Engrg Sci Ctee Europe Euro Sci Fndn 1994-2000; memb Editorial Advsy Bds: Nouveau Journal de Chimie, Synthetic Metals, Review of Solid State Sciences, Dictionary of Inorganic Compounds, Journal of Materials Chemistry (scientific advsy ed 1999-2003), Chemistry of Materials; rep govr Sevenoaks Sch 1977-88, govr Birkbeck Coll London 1994-2001; hon fell: Wadham Coll Oxford 1991, Indian Acad Sci 1994, St John's Coll Oxford 1996, UCL 2003; Hon DSc: Univ of Newcastle 1994, Univ of Kent 1999; memb Academia Europaea 1992- (treas Cncl 2000-10, tstee 2002-10); FRS 1986
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