Arnold Whittaker WOLFENDALE

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1927-06-25
Education Stretford GS, Univ of Manchester (BSc, PhD, DSc)
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Recreations gardening, travel
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Style Prof Sir Arnold Wolfendale, FRS
Career prof of physics Univ of Durham 1965-92 (now emeritus); Astronomer Royal 1991-95; Home Office, Civil Defence, later regnl scientific advsr 1958-81, chm N Region Manpower Service Cmmn's Job Creation Programme 1975-78; pres: Royal Astronomical Soc 1981-83, Antiquarian Horological Soc 1993-, European Physics Soc 1999-2001; chm: Cosmic Ray Cmmn of IUPAP 1982-84, Astronomy and Planetary Science Bd SERC 1988-94 (memb SERC 1988-94); pres Durham Univ Soc of Fells 1988-94; Freeman Worshipful Co of Clockmakers 1991, Hon Freeman Worshipful Co of Scientific Instrument Makers 1993; Hon DSc: Bucharest Univ, SW Bulgaria Univ, Potchefstroom Univ, Lódz>ac< Univ, Univ of Central Lancs, Univ of Teeside, Univ of Newcastle upon Tyne, Open Univ, Paisley Univ, Lancaster Univ, Univ of Durham, Univ of Bolton, Univ of Turku; Univ of Turku medal 1987, Observatory medal Armagh 1992, Marian Smoluchowski medal Poland 1992, Harrison Medal Worshipful Co of Clockmakers 2006; Bakerian lecture and prize Royal Soc 2002; foreign fell: Nat Acad of Sciences of India 1990, Indian Nat Sci Acad 1991, Tata Inst of Fund Research Bombay; foreign assoc Royal Soc of South Africa; FRS, FInstP (pres 1994-96), FRAS
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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