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Engineer , physicist

Bojan O. Boskovic, British physicist, engineer. Achievements include patents for production of carbon nanotubes; discovery of low temperature synthesis of carbon nanomaterials; first to production of carbon nanotube-carbon fibre composites; patents for synthesis of carbon nanotubes on a porous fibrous matrix and carbon nanotube carbon-carbon composite for aircraft brakes.

Background

Boskovic, Bojan O. was born on March 27, 1969 in Belgrade, Serbia. Arrived in United Kingdom, 1998, naturalized, 2007. Son of Obrad and Milinka Boskovic.

Education

Diploma in Engineering Physics, University Belgrade, 1995. Doctor of Philosophy, University Surrey, Guildford, England, 2001.

Career

Senior specialist Morgan Crucible PLC, Worcester, 2001—2003. Research associate University Cambridge, England, 2003—2005. Principal engineer Meggitt Aircraft Braking Systems, Coventry, England, 2006—2008.

Research and Development manager Nanocyl SA, 2008—2009. Chief Executive Officer Cambridge Nanomaterials Technology Ltd, since 2009. Visiting scientist University Cambridge, since 2006.

Visiting fellow Cranfield University, England, since 2007. Board member, composite division Institute Materials, Minerals and Mining, London, since 2007.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for production of carbon nanotubes. Discovery of low temperature synthesis of carbon nanomaterials. First to production of carbon nanotube-carbon fibre composites.

    Patents for synthesis of carbon nanotubes on a porous fibrous matrix and carbon nanotube carbon-carbon composite for aircraft brakes.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals, chapters to books.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Swimming, basketball, travel, ballroom and Latin dancing.

Connections

Married Olivera Spasic-Boskovic, October 6, 1996. Children: Ana, Alexandra.

father:
Obrad Boskovic

mother:
Milinka Boskovic

spouse:
Olivera Spasic-Boskovic

children:
Ana Boskovic

Alexandra Boskovic