Alan Herbert WICKENS

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1929-03-29
Education Ashville Coll Harrogate, Loughborough Univ of Technol (DLC, DSc), Univ of London (BSc)
Publications N/A
Recreations gardening, travel, music
Clubs RAF
Style Prof Alan Wickens, OBE, FREng
Career res engr: Sir W G Armstrong Whitworth Aircraft Ltd 1951-55, Canadair Ltd Montreal 1955-59, A V Roe & Co Ltd 1959-62; BR: Res Dept 1962-68, dir of advanced projects 1968-71, dir of res 1971-84, dir of engrg devpt and res 1984-89; Dept of Mechanical Engrg Loughborough Univ of Technol: industrial prof 1972-76 and 1992-, prof of dynamics 1989-92; visiting prof Manchester Met Univ 1998-2001, visiting prof Loughborough Univ 1992-2012; writer of various pubns on dynamics of railway vehicles, high speed trains and railway technol; jt winner Macrobert award 1975; pres Int Assoc of Vehicle System Dynamics 1981-86, hon fell Derbyshire Coll of Higher Educn 1984, chm Office of Research and Experiment Union Internationale de Chemin de Fer Utrecht 1988-90; hon memb Int Assoc for Vehicle System Dynamics 2001; Hon DTech CNAA 1978, Hon Dr Open Univ 1980, Hon DTech Univ of Loughborough 2006; MAIAA 1958, MRAeS 1963, FIMechE 1971, FREng 1980
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Food and drink etiquette

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Debrett's notebooks

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