Notices 2013

The Royal Society regrets to announce the deaths of the following Fellows in 2013

Professor Alexander Lamb Cullen OBE FREng FRS
30 April 1920 - 27 December 2013 (elected 1977)
Emeritus Professor of Electrical Engineering, University of London.
Medal: Royal (1984)
Lecture: Clifford Paterson (1984)
Council service: 1984 - 1986
UCL obituary

Sir John Warcup Cornforth AC CBE FRS
7 September 1917 - 8 December 2013 (elected 1953)
Emertius Professor, University of Sussex.
Medals: Davy (1968), Royal (1976), Copley (1982)
Nobel Laureate, Chemistry, 1975
Sydney Morning Herald obituary

Professor (Wyndham) John Albery FRS
5 April 1936 - 3 December 2013 (elected 1985)
Formerly Master of University College, Oxford
Telegraph obituary

Professor Ian Butterworth CBE FRS
3 December 1930 - 29 November 2013 (elected 1981)
Emeritus Professor of Physics, University of London and Distinguished Research Fellow, The Blackett Laboratory, Imperial College London.
Council Service: 1989 - 1990
Imperial College obituary

Professor Douglas Samuel Jones MBE FRS
10 January 1922 - 27 November 2013 (elected 1968)
Emertius Professor of Mathematics, Department of Mathematics, University of Dundee and Honorary Fellow, Corpus Christi College, Oxford.
Council Service: 1973 - 1974

Professor Bruce Alexander Bilby FRS
3 September 1922 - 20 November 2013 (elected 1977)
Emeritus Professor of the Theory of Materials, University of Sheffield

Dr Frederick Sanger OM CH FRS
13 August 1918 - 19 November 2013 (elected 1954)
Formally Member of Staff, Medical Research Council.
Medals: Royal (1969), Copley (1977)
Lecture: Croonian (1975)
Nobel Laureate, Chemistry (1958 and 1980)
Telegraph obituary

Dr Charles Walter Suckling CBE FRS
24 July 1920 - 31 October 2013 (elected 1978)
Formerly General Manager, Research and Technology, Imperial Chemical Industries plc.

Professor Michael Samuel Neuberger FRS
2 November 1953 - 26 October 2013 (elected 1993)
Joint Head, Division of Protein and Nucleic Acid Chemistry and Deputy Director, Medical Research Council Laboratory of Molecular Biology.
Lecture: GlaxoSmithKline (2003)
MRC notification

Professor David Hunter Hubel ForMemRS
27 February 1926 - 22 September 2013 (elected 1982)
John Enders University Professor, Emeritus, Harvard Medical School, Harvard University.
Lecture: Ferrier (1971)
Nobel laureate: Physiology or Medicine, 1981
Independent obituary

Professor Alan Carrington CBE FRS
6 January 1934 - 31 August 2013 (elected 1971)
Former Royal Society Research Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of Southampton.
Medal: Davy (1992)
RSC obituary

Professor David James Purslove Barker CBE FMedSci FRS
29 June 1938 - 27 August 2013 (elected 1998)
Professor of Clinical Epidemiology, MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, Southampton General Hospital, University of Southampton.
Medal: Glaxo Wellcome (1994)
Council service: 2001 - 2003
Guardian obituary

Professor David Rees FRS
29 May 1918 - 16 August 2013 (elected 1968)
Emeritus Professor of Pure Mathematics, University of Exeter.
Council service: 1979 - 1981
Guardian obituary

Sir Michael George Parke Stoker CBE FRS
4 July 1918 - 13 August 2013 (elected 1968)
Past President of Clare Hall, University of Cambridge.
Lectures: Leeuwenhoek (1971), Blackett and Jagdish Chandra Bose (1980)
Council service: 1976 - 1981
Foreign Secretary: 1976 - 1981
Clare Hall news

Dr Godfrey Harry Stafford CBE FRS
15 April 1920 - 29 July 2013 (elected 1979)
Honorary Scientist, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory and formerly Master at St Cross College, Oxford.
Oxford today

Professor Obaid Siddiqi FRS
7 January 1932 - 26 July 2013 (elected 1984)
National Research Professor, TIFR National Centre for Biological Science, India
NCBS news

Professor Hugh Esmor Huxley MBE FRS
22 February 1924 - 25 July 2013 (elected 1960)
Emeritus Professor of Biology, Rosenstiel Basic Medical Science Research Centre, Brandeis University.
Medals: Royal (1977); Copley (1997)
Lecture: Croonian (1970)
Council service: 1973-1975; 1984-1985
Christ's College Cambridge News

Professor John Frederick Clarke FRS
1 May 1927 - 11 June 2013 (elected 1987)
Emeritus Professor of Theoretical Gas Dynamics, Department of Flow Control and Prediction, Cranfield University

Professor George William Gray CBE FRS
4 September 1926 - 12 May 2013 (elected 1983)
Emeritus Professor of Chemistry, University of Hull.
Medal: Leverhulme (1987)
Lecture: Clifford Paterson (1985)
Telegraph obituary

Dr Malcolm Roy Clarke FRS
24 October 1930 - 10 May 2013 (elected 1981)
Formerly Senior Principal Scientific Officer, Marine Biological Association of the UK
National Oceanography Centre website

Professor Struther Arnott CBE FRS
25 September 1934 - 20 April 2013 (elected 1985)
Emeritus Professor and Vice-Chancellor, University of St Andrews, Professor of Molecular Biophysics, Whistler Centre for Carbohydrate Research, Purdue University, Visiting Professor, University College London and Visiting Professor and Senior Research Fellow, Department of Biomolecular Medicine, Imperial College London.
The Scotsman obituary

Sir Robert Geoffrey Edwards CBE FRS
27 September 1925 - 10 April 2013 (elected 1984)
Emeritus Professor of Human Reproduction, University of Cambridge
Nobel: Physiology or Medicine (2010)
Telegraph obituary

Baroness Thatcher of Kesteven in the County of Lincolnshire LG OM PC FRS
13 October 1925 - 8 April 2013 (elected 1983)
Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (1979-1990)
Telegraph obituary

Sir Kenneth Murray FRS
30 December 1930 - 7 April 2013 (elected 1979)
Formerly Biogen Professor of Molecular Biology, Institute of Cell Biology, School of Biological Sciences, University of Edinburgh.
Lectures: Leeuwenhoek (1985), Zeneca (1997)
Medal: Royal (2012)
Council Service: 1987 - 1989
Telegraph obituary

Professor George Edward Pelham Box FRS
18 October 1919 - 28 March 2013 (elected 1985)
Emeritus Professor of Statistics, The University of Wisconsin-Madison.
The Aperiodical

Professor Paul Gordon Jarvis FRS
23 May 1935 - 5 February 2013 (elected 1997)
Emeritus Professor of Forestry and Natural Resources, The Institute of Atmospheric and Environmental Science, School of GeoSciences, University of Edinburgh
The Scotman obituary

Sir Kenneth Henderson Jack OBE FRS
12 October 1918 - 28 January 2013 (elected 1980)
Emeritus Professor of Applied Crystal Chemistry, University of Newcastle upon Tyne andn Honorary Professor, Department of Materials Engineering, University of Wales, Swansea.
Medal: Armourers & Brasiers' Company (1988)

Dr Brigitte Alice Askonas FMedSci FRS
1 April 1923 - 9 January 2013 (elected 1973)
Visiting Professor, National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London
Council service: 1988-1990, 2002-2003
Vice-President 1989-1990
The Telegraph obituary

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