John Brian PENDRY

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1943-07-04
Education Ashton-under-Lyne GS, Downing Coll Cambridge (MA, PhD)
Publications N/A
Recreations music, piano playing, gardening, photography
Clubs Athenaeum
Style Prof Sir John Pendry, FRS
Career res fell in physics Downing Coll Cambridge 1969-75, memb tech staff Bell Laboratories USA 1972-73, sr asst in res Cavendish Laboratory Cambridge 1973-75 (postdoctoral fell 1969-72), SPSO and head Theory Gp SERC Daresbury Laboratory 1975-81; Imperial Coll London: prof of theoretical solid state physics 1981-, assoc head Dept of Physics 1981-92, head Dept of Physics 1998-2001; dean Royal Coll of Sci 1993-96; chm Inst of Physics Publishing 2007-11; chm Physics Sub-Panel RAE 2008 2005-08, chm Bd Cockcroft Inst 2010-12; memb: Physics Ctee SERC (chm Panel Y) 1985-88, Sci Bd SERC 1992-93, Cncl Royal Soc 1992-94, Cncl PPARC 1998-2002; Cwlth scholarships cmmr 1998-2000; Inst of Physics Dirac Medal and Prize 1996, Royal Soc Bakerian lecture 2005, EU Descartes Prize for extending electromagnetism through Novel Artificial Materials 2005, Royal Medal 2006, Centenary Kelvin lecture Inst of Engrg and Technol 2009, UNESCO-Niels Bohr Gold Medal 2009, W E Lamb Medal for Laser Science and Quantum Optics 2010, Newton Medal Inst of Physics 2013; hon fell Downing Coll Cambridge 2005; FRS 1984, FInstP 1984 (memb Cncl 2007-11), fell Optical Soc of America 2005, fell American Acad of Arts and Sciences 2012, foreign assoc US Nat Acad of Sciences 2013
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Food and drink etiquette

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Debrett's notebooks

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