Duncan DOWSON

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1928-08-31
Education Lady Lumley's GS Pickering, Univ of Leeds (BSc, PhD, DSc)
Books & Publications
Recreations walking
Clubs N/A
Style Prof Duncan Dowson, CBE, FRS, FREng
Career Sir W G Armstrong Whitworth Aircraft Co 1952-54; Univ of Leeds 1954-: lectr 1954-63, sr lectr 1963-65, reader 1965-66, prof of fluid mechanics and tribology 1966-93, dir Inst of Tribology 1967-86, head Dept of Mechanical Engrg 1987-92, pro-vice-chllr 1983-85, dean for int relations 1988-93, prof emeritus 1993, research prof 1995-98, 1998-2001 and 2001-10, memb Ct 2002-10; visiting prof Univ of NSW Sydney 1975, hon prof Univ of Bradford 1996-2005, external prof Loughborough Univ 2001-, distinguished research prof Cardiff Univ 2004-, visiting prof Imperal Coll London 2008-; memb: Educn and Sci Working Pty on Lubrication Educn and Res 1972-76, Orthopaedic Implant Ctee DHSS 1974-77, Regnl Sci Ctee YRHA 1977-80, Res Ctee Arthritis and Rheumatism Cncl 1977-85, various SERC ctees 1987-90; memb Cncl IMechE 1988-97 (vice-pres 1988-90, dep pres 1990-92, pres 1992-93); Liveryman Worshipful Co of Blacksmiths; hon citizen Kirkbymoorside; Hon DTech Chalmers Univ of Technol Göteborg Sweden 1979; Docteur (hc) Institut National Des Sciences Appliquées de Lyon France 1991, Hon DSc Univ of Liège Belgium 1996, DEng (hc) Univ of Waterloo Canada 2001, Hon DEng Univ of Bradford 2003, Hon DEng Univ of Leeds 2003, DSc Loughborough Univ 2005; fell: ASME, ASLE; foreign memb Royal Swedish Acad of Engrg Sci 1986; FIMechE 1973, FREng 1982, FRS 1987, FRSA (chm Yorks Region 1992-97), FCGI 1996, FRSA (memb Yorks Regnl Ctee 1999-)
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Food and drink etiquette

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Debrett's notebooks

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