John Alastair DUFFY

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1932-09-24
Education Solihull Sch, Univ of Sheffield (BSc, PhD), Univ of Aberdeen (DSc)
Books & Publications General Inorganic Chemistry (1966), Bonding, Energy Levels and Bands in Inorganic Solids (1990), Chemistry Department, University of Aberdeen, The Twentieth Century (2007)
Recreations music, romantic opera
Clubs
Style Prof John Duffy
Career res chemist Albright & Wilson 1958-59, lectr Wolverhampton Poly 1959-61, sr lectr NE Wales Inst 1961-65, lectr, sr lectr, reader, prof of chem then emeritus prof Univ of Aberdeen 1966-; quality assessor for Scottish HE Funding Cncl 1993-94; conslt: Schott Glaswerke W Germany 1984-86, Br Steel Corp 1986-89; co-originator of the 'optical basicity' concept which is used worldwide for chemical problems in metal production, glass making, geology, etc; author of 150 scientific pubns; chm NE Scotland Section Royal Soc of Chemistry 1978-81; Blackwell Prize Univ of Aberdeen 1992; fell Soc of Glass Technol, FRSC, CChem
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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