Alan Rushton BATTERSBY

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1925-03-04
Education Leigh GS, Univ of Manchester (BSc, MSc), Univ of St Andrews (PhD), Univ of Bristol (DSc), Univ of Cambridge (ScD)
Books & Publications
Recreations music, camping, hiking, sailing, gardening, fly fishing
Clubs N/A
Style Prof Sir Alan Battersby, FRS
Career asst lectr in chemistry Univ of St Andrews 1948-53, Cwlth Fund fell at Rockefeller Inst NY 1950-51 and Univ of Illinois 1951-52, lectr in chemistry Univ of Bristol 1954-62; second chair of organic chemistry Univ of Liverpool 1962, elected to chair of organic chemistry Univ of Cambridge 1969-92 (elected to 1702 chair 1988), hon fell St Catharine's Coll Cambridge; memb Cncl Royal Soc 1973-75, pres Bürgenstock Conf 1976, chm Exec Cncl Novartis Fndn 1983-90 (tstee 1992-2000); Chemical Soc: Corday-Morgan Medal 1959, Tilden Medal and lectr 1963, Hügo Müller Medal and lectr 1972, Flintoff Medal 1975, Award in Natural Product Chemistry 1978, Longstaff Medal 1984, Robert Robinson lectr and Medal 1986; Royal Soc: Paul Karrer Medal and lectr Zürich Univ 1977, Davy Medal 1977, Royal Medal 1984, Copley Medal 2000; Roger Adams Award in Organic Chemistry ACS 1983, Havinga Medal Holland 1984, Antoni Feltrinelli Int Prize for Chemistry Rome 1986, Varro Tyler lectr and Award Purdue 1987, Adolf Windaus Medal Göttingen 1987, Wolf Prize Israel 1989, Arun Guthikonda Meml Award Univ of Columbia 1991, August Wilhelm von Hofmann Meml Medal Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker 1992, Tetrahedron Prize 1995, Hans-Herloff Inhoffen Medal Braunschweig Germany 1997, Robert A Welch Award for Chemistry 2000, Robert B Woodward Award for Porphyrin Chemistry 2004; Hon DSc: Rockefeller Univ NY 1977, Univ of Sheffield 1986, Heriot-Watt Univ 1987, Univ of Bristol 1994, Univ of Liverpool 1996; Hon LLD Univ of St Andrews 1977; FRS 1966; memb: Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina (Germany) 1967, Soc Royal de Chimie (Belgium) 1987; hon memb American Acad of Arts and Sci (USA) 1988, foreign fell Nat Acad of Scis India 1990, memb Academia Europaea 1990, foreign fell Indian Nat Sci Acad 1993
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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