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Emeritus Professor John Davidson Symposium: 63 Years in Chemical Engineering

When Mar 10, 2016
from 03:30 PM to 07:00 PM
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CEB is hosting this highlight event as a tribute to Emeritus Professor John F. Davidson (JFD), in celebration of a career of remarkable achievements in Chemical Engineering, and as a gesture of thanks for his immense contribution over the last 63 years in the Department - not only to the history of the Department and its continuing development, but also to the discipline itself. Furthermore, John’s own research work on fluidisation stands as a fantastic legacy in his field of expertise and great source of reference.  His contribution to industry standards will also be touched upon.

Former faculty members, colleagues, friends and alumni leaders in industry and academia in attendance will take department members on a trip down memory lane sharing their thoughts on John’s career and related anecdotes. John himself will round off the event with his insights and reflections on his own journey. See programme details below:

Programme

3.30 pm

Arrival Tea and coffee

Guests congregate

Tea Room

4-4.15 pm

Sir David Harrison

A Trip down Memory Lane: Memories of a distinguished Nature.

Lecture
Theatre 2

4.15-4.30 pm

Professor M.M. Sharma

JFD in Cambridge: Bubbles ; JFD in Mumbai, My Forays into Cambridge

 

4.30-4.45 pm

Dr David Brown
IChemE Chief Executive

Contribution to Chemical Engineering discipline and Industry

 

5-6 pm

Reception Drinks

Networking

 

6-6.15 pm

Professor Chris Lowe

The JFD - Biotechnology Link

 

6.15-6.45 pm 

Peter Davidson

Davidson and Son: Mutual Support and Interests.

 

6.45 –7 pm

Professor John Davidson

Final Remarks

 

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