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Alrick Lockhart Smith

consulting reliability physicist

Alrick Lockhart Smith, South African consulting reliability physicist.

Background

Smith, Alrick Lockhart was born on September 16, 1947 in Nigel, South Africa. Son of Allen Lockhart and Cora (Franken) Smith.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University St. Andrews, Scotland, 1972. Bachelor of Science with honors, University Sussex, England, 1975, Dr.Phil.Nat., 1980, Doctor of Science in Engineering, Kensington University, 1983. Educator, research scientist Rhodesian Ministry of Education, 1965-1969, University St. Andrews, 1969-1972, University Sussex, 1973-1975, Oxford University, 1975.

Applied scientist/technologist LKB Produkter, Stockholm, 1975-1976. South African National Physical Research Laboratory, Pretoria, 1976-1978, South African Department Energy, Pretoria, 1978-1979, South African Electricity Supply Commission, Johannesburg, 1979-1980. Consultant Motor Columbus Consultant Engineers, Baden, Switzerland, 1980-1983.

Delegate for Switzerland, International Atomic Energy Agency transportation risks oversight committee. Chairman 1st European Symposium on Materials Reliability, 1983. Consultant Control Data Corporation, Switzerland, Intakta Sarl, France, Frost and Sullivan Ltd., England, Mitsubishi Corporation, Japan.

Lecturer in field.

Career

Delegate for Switzerland, International Atomic Energy Agency transportation risks oversight committee. Chairman 1st European Symposium on Materials Reliability, 1983. Editor: Reliability of Engineering Materials, 1984.

Contributor articles to professional journals.

Works

  • Editor: Reliability of Engineering Materials, 1984. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Swiss Academy Engineering Sciences, Swiss Electrotech. Association, American Physical Society, American Society Quality Control, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Reliability Group, Scottish University South Africa Association, Russel Philosophical Society, University St. Andrews Alumni Association (president Southern African branch 1978-1979), Society Reliability Engineers.

Connections

Married Dora Haenni, June 11, 1971. Children– Craig Lockhart, Bryan Lockhart.

father:
Allen Lockhart Smith

mother:
Cora (Franken) Smith

spouse:
Dora Haenni

children:
Craig Lockhart Smith

Bryan Lockhart Smith