Bachelor of Science in Engineering with honors, University London, 1945. Doctor of Science in Engineering, University London, 1970.
Electric machine designer, Higgs Motors Ltd., Birmingham, 1938-1943;
technical assistant, Royal Aircraft Establishment, South Farnborough, United Kingdom, 1943-1946;
graduate apprentice, British Thompson Houston Limited company, Rugby, United Kingdom, 1946-1947;
design engineer, B.T.H. Company Ltd., Rugby, United Kingdom, 1947-1958;
from lecturer to senior lecturer, Queen Mary College, U. London, 1958-1972;
professor, head of department, City University, London, 1972-1985;
professor emeritus, City University, London, since 1985;
construction engineering, writer, lecturer, London, since 1985. Founder, chairman International Conference on Elec. Machines, 1973-1984, president of Honorary, since 1984.
Director Landspeed International, United Kingdom, Landspeed Ltd., United Kingdom, Cotswold Research Ltd., United Kingdom. Construction engineering Brian Colquhoun and Partners and later Thorburn Colquhoun Ltd., United Kingdom and abroad, since 1986. Honorary professor National U. Engineering, Lima, Peru.
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Member Athenaeum Club, Eta Kappa Nu. (honorary, former international committee member).
Married Marjorie Cresswell, June 21, 1952 (deceased April 1955). Married Marian Elizabeth Gumbrell, March 30, 1963. Children: Richard Arthur, Jennifer Marjorie.