George David William SMITH

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1943-03-28
Education St Benedict's Sch Aldershot, Salesian Coll Farnborough, CCC Oxford (open scholar, graduate scholar, MA, DPhil)
Publications N/A
Recreations walking, fishing, bird watching, travel
Clubs N/A
Style Prof George Smith, FRS
Career Univ of Oxford: SRC research fell 1968-70, postdoctoral research fell 1970-75, sr research fell 1975-77, lectr in metallurgy 1977-92, George Kelley reader in metallurgy 1992-96, prof of materials science 1996-2010, head Dept of Materials 2000-05, emeritus prof 2010-; research fell Wolfson Coll Oxford 1972-77 (jr research fell 1968-72), fell St Cross Coll Oxford 1977-91 (emeritus fell 1992-), professorial fell Trinity Coll Oxford 1996-2010 (tutorial fell 1991-95, emeritus fell 2010-), hon prof Univ of Science and Technology Beijing 2005, advsy prof Chongqing Univ China 2005; Oxford Nanoscience Ltd (formerly Kindbrisk Ltd): md 1987-2002, chm 2002-04, R&D 100 award 1993, Prince of Wales' Award for Innovation 1997, Millennium Product Designation 1998, Nat Award for Innovative Measurement 2004; non-exec chm Polaron plc 2004-06; co-chm UK Materials Congress 1998, chair Int Review of UK Research Cncls Nanoscience Prog 2009; memb: Materials Research Soc (USA) 1987-, Minerals, Metals and Materials Soc (USA) 1992-, Office of Science and Technol Foresight Panel for Materials 1999-2003, HE Funding Cncl Research Assessment Panel for Materials 1999-2001, DTI Energy Materials Advsy Gp 2006-09, Exec Ctee of European Materials Research Soc 2007-10, Advsy Cncl Br Library 2005-11; ldr Materials Science and Nanotechnology sectors UK-China Partnership in Science 2007-09, scientific advsr Tokamak Solutions UK Ltd 2010-; Sir George Beilby Medal and Prize 1985, Acta Materialia Gold Medal 2005, Hatfield Lecture 2011, Hume Rothery Lecture 2013; Inst of Materials: memb 1963-, Vanadium Award (jtly) 1985, Rosenhain Medal and Prize 1991, memb Cncl 1997-2002, vice-pres 2002, Platinum Medal 2006; memb Exec Cncl Royal Soc 2002-04; hon fell CCC Oxford 2008; Liveryman Worshipful Co of Armourers and Braziers 2003 (Freeman 1998), Freeman City of London 1999; CEng 1978, CPhys 1996; FInstP 1996 (MInstP 1978), FIM 1996, FRS 1996, FRSA 1997, FRSC 2003, memb European Acad of Science and Arts 2006
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

FOLLOW US ON TWITTER

FOLLOW US ON TWITTER