Alec Nigel Broers BROERS

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1938-09-17
Education Geelong GS, Univ of Melbourne (BSc), Gonville & Caius Coll Cambridge (BA, PhD)
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Recreations music, sailing, skiing, tennis
Clubs N/A
Style The Rt Hon the Lord Broers, DL, FRS, FREng
Career numerous managerial positions incl mangr Photon and Electron Optics IBM T J Watson Res Lab 1965-81; mangr: Lithography and Technology Tools 1981-82, Advanced Devpt IBM E Fishkill Lab 1983-84; prof of electrical engrg and head Electrical Div Engrg Dept Univ of Cambridge 1984-92 (head of dept 1992-96), master Churchill Coll Cambridge 1990-96, vice-chllr Univ of Cambridge 1996-2003; pres Royal Acad of Engrg 2001-06 (memb Cncl 1993-), memb IBM Corp Tech Ctee 1984; memb Cncl: EPSRC 1994-2000, Univ of Melbourne 2000-02; chm Plastic Logic Ltd 2004-06; non-exec dir: Lucas Industries 1995-96, Vodafone 1998-2007, R J Mears LLC 2003-11; sr advsr to Warburg Pincus 2004-08; chm House of Lords Select Ctee for Science and Technol 2004-07; chm Bd Diamond Light Source 2008-, chm Bio Nano Consulting Ltd 2010-; chm of judges Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engrg 2012-; IEEE Cledo Brunetti Award 1985, American Inst of Physics Prize for Industrial Applications of Physics 1982, Prince Philip Medal Royal Acad of Engrg 2000, Australian of the Year in the UK 2006; memb American Philosophical Soc; tstee Br Museum 2004-; IBM fell 1977; fell: Trinity Coll Cambridge 1985-90, Churchill Coll Cambridge, Imperial Coll London 2004; hon fell: Gonville & Caius Coll Cambridge, Trinity Coll Cambridge, St Edmund's Coll Cambridge, Aust Acad of Technological Sciences and Engrg, Cardiff Univ 2001; ScD Univ of Cambridge 1991; Hon DEng Univ of Glasgow 1996, Hon DSc Univ of Warwick 1997, Hon DUniv Anglia Poly, Hon DTech Univ of Greenwich 2000, Hon PhD Univ of Peking 2002, Hon DEng UMIST 2002, Hon LLD Univ of Melbourne 2002, Hon LLD Univ of Cambridge 2004, Hon DEng Univ of Durham 2007, Hon DEng Univ of Sheffield 2007, Hon DSc Tufts Univ 2007, Hon Doctorate Sheffield Hallam Univ 2008, Hon LLD Monash Univ 2009; foreign assoc Nat Acad of Engrg USA; Hon FMedSci, Hon FIEE, FInstP, FRS, FREng 1985, Hon FIMechE 2004
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Food and drink etiquette

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