Notices 2008

The Royal Society regrets to announce the deaths of the following Fellows in 2008:

Name

DOB

Died

SARGESON, Professor Alan McLeod FRS
[1983] Emeritus Professor of Chemistry in the Australian National University, Canberra

13-Oct-30

29-Dec-08

COOKSON, Professor Richard Clive FRS
[1968] Emeritus Professor of Chemistry in the University of Southampton

27-Aug-22

17-Dec-08

FOWDEN, Sir Leslie FRS
[1964] Formerly Director of the Rothamsted Experimental Station
Council Service: 1970-72

13-Oct-25

16-Dec-08

DATTA, Professor Naomi FRS
[1985] Emeritus Professor of Microbial Genetics in the University of London

17-Sep-22

30-Nov-08

SALPETER, Professor Edwin Ernest ForMemRS
[1993] Emeritus Professor, Astronomy Department, Cornell University, New York

03-Dec-24

25-Nov-08

BADDILEY, Sir James FRS
[1961] Emeritus Professor of Chemical Microbiology in the University of Newcastle upon Tyne.
Medal: Davy (1974)
Lecture: Leeuwenhoek (1967)
Council Service: 1977-79

15-May-18

19-Nov-08

FELLGETT, Professor Peter Berners FRS
[1986] Emeritus Professor of Cybernetics in the University of Reading.

11-Apr-22

15-Nov-08

BURCHAM, Professor William Ernest CBE FRS
[1957] Emeritus Professor of Physics in the University of Birmingham.
Lecture: Rutherford Memorial (1983)
Council Service: 1977-79

01-Aug-13

05-Nov-08

ELLIOTT, Professor James Philip FRS
[1980] Emeritus Professor of Theoretical Physics in the University of Sussex.

27-Jul-29

21-Oct-08

PALADE, Dr George Emil ForMemRS
[1984] Dean of Scientific Affairs – Emeritus, University of California at San Diego.

19-Nov-12

07-Oct-08

GOODWIN, Professor Trevor CBE FRS
[1968] Emeritus Johnston Professor of Biochemistry in the University of Liverpool.
Council Service: 1972-73, 1974-75, 1985-86

22-June-16

07-Oct-08

LAVER, Professor William Graeme
[1987] Formerly at the Australian National University, Canberra.

03-June-29

26-Sept-08

PIPPARD, Sir (Alfred) Brian
[1956] Emeritus Professor of Physics in the University of Cambridge.
Medal: Hughes (1959)
Council Service: 1963-64

07-Sept-24

21-Sept-08

MacINTYRE, Professor Iain FRS
[1996] Research Director of the
William Harvey Research Institute, London.
Medal: Buchanan (2006)

30-Aug-24

18-Sept-08

BOWIE, Professor Stanley Hay Umphray FRS
[1975] Formerly Assistant Director and Chief Geochemist of the Institute of Geological Sciences, London. Visiting Professor at the University of Strathclyde and at Imperial College London.

24-Mar-17

03-Sep-08

ROOKE, Sir Denis Eric OM CBE FRS
[1978] Formerly Chancellor of Loughborough University and Chairman, British Gas plc.
Medal: Rumford (1986)

02-Apr-24

02-Sep-08

THODAY, Professor John Marion FRS
[1965] Emeritus Arthur Balfour Professor of Genetics in the University of Cambridge.

30-Aug-16

25-Aug-08

BRADSHAW, Professor Anthony David FRS
[1982] Emeritus Professor of Botany, University of Liverpool.
Lecture: Croonian (1991)

17-Jan-26

21-Aug-08

SAFFMAN, Professor Philip Geoffrey FRS
[1988] Theodore von Karman Professor of Applied Mathematics and Aeronautics Emeritus at the California Institute of Technology, USA.

19-Mar-31

17-Aug-08

CARTAN, Professor Henri Paul ForMemRS
[1971]

08-Jul-04

13-Aug-08

BARTLETT, Professor Neil FRS
[1973] Emeritus Professor of Chemistry in the University of California, Berkeley, USA, and formerly Principal Investigator in the Chemical Sciences Division at the Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory.
Medal: Davy (2002)

15-Sept-32

05-Aug-08

MOORE, Professor Derek William FRS
[1990] Emeritus Professor of Applied Mathematics at Imperial College London.

19-Apr-31

15-Jul-08

GIBSON, Professor Frank William
Ernest AM FRS
[1976] Emeritus Professor of Biochemistry in the John Curtin School of Medical Research, Australian National University.
Lecture: Leeuwenhoek (1981)

22-Jul-23

11-Jul-08

RITCHIE, Professor Joseph Murdoch FRS
[1976] Emeritus Eugene Higgins Professor of Pharmacology in Yale University.

10-Jun-25

09-Jul-08

LANG, Professor Andrew Richard FRS
[1975] Senior Research Fellow and Emeritus Professor of Physics in the University of Bristol.
Medal: Hughes (1997)

09-Sept-24

30-Jun-08

FASHAM, Professor Michael John Robert FRS
[2000] Biological Modelling Group, George Deacon Division, National Oceanography Centre, University of Southampton.

29-May-42

07-Jun-08

OTTEWILL, Professor Ronald Harry OBE FRS
[1982] Emeritus Professor of Physical
Chemistry and Senior Research Fellow
in the University of Bristol

08-Feb-27

04-Jun-08

WILD, Dr (John) Paul AC CBE FRS
[1970] Formerly Chairman and Chief Executive of the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, Australia.
Medal: Royal (1980)

17-May-23

10-May-08

LORENZ, Professor Edward Norton ForMemRS
[1990] Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

23-May-17

16-Apr-08

SALTON, Professor Milton Robert James FRS
[1979] Emeritus Professor of Microbiology, New York University School of Medicine, USA.

29-Apr-21

14-Apr-08

WHEELER, Professor Emeritus John Archibald ForMemRS
[1995] Department of Physics, Joseph Henry Laboratories, Princeton University.

09-Jul-11

13-Apr-08

HIGMAN, Professor Graham FRS
[1958] Emeritus Professor of Pure
Mathematics, Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford.
Medal: Sylvester (1979)

19-Jan-17

08-Apr-08

ALLEN, Professor Percival FRS
[1973] Emeritus Professor of Geology, Postgraduate Research Institute for Sedimentology, University of Reading.
Council Service: 1977-79; VP 1977-79

15-Mar-17

03-Apr-08

KNOWLES, Dean Jeremy Randall CBE FRS
[1977] Amory Houghton Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry and Interim Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University.
Medal: Davy (1991)

28-Apr-35

03-Apr-08

CUSHING, Dr David Henry FRS
[1977] Formerly Deputy Director, Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food

14-Mar-20

14-Mar-08

BROADBENT, Professor Edward Granville FRS
[1977] Senior Research Investigator, Imperial College London.

27-Jun-23

09-Mar-08

SPEAR, Professor Walter Eric FRS
[1980] Emeritus Professor of Physics, University of Dundee.
Medal: Rumford (1990)
Lecture: Bakerian (1988)

20-Jan-21

21-Feb-08

LEDERBERG, Professor Joshua ForMemRS
[1979] Sackler Foundation at the Rockefeller University, New York,
Nobel Laureate, Physiology or Medicine, 1958

23-May-25

02-Feb-08

SPENCER, Professor Anthony James Merrill FRS
[1987] Emeritus Professor of Theoretical Mechanics, Division of Theoretical Mechanics, School of Mathematical Sciences, The University of Nottingham.

23-Aug-29

26-Jan-08

LAWSON, Dr John David FRS
[1983] Honorary Scientist at
the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory

04-Apr-23

16-Jan-08

HILL, Sir John McGregor FREng FRS
[1981] Formerly Chairman, United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority.

21-Feb-21

14-Jan-08

DALTON, Sir Howard FRS
[1993] Professor of Biological Sciences, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Warwick
Lecture: Leeuwenhoek

08-Feb-44

12-Jan-08

Notices

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