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physics educator

Geoffrey Robert Mitchell, British physics educator. Chartered physicist; certified metallurgist. Recipient Goldsmiths prize Guild of Cutleri, Sheffield, England, 1970, Courtlands Polymer Science prize Courtlands Public Ltd. Company, 1988; British Telecom fellow, 1985.

Background

Mitchell, Geoffrey Robert was born on February 13, 1949 in Ruislip, Middlesex, England. Son of Neville Sydney and Dorothy Claire (Parker) Mitchell.

Education

Master of Science, City of London Polytechnic, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy, University Cambridge, London, 1983.

Career

Research assistant University Cambridge, England, 1977-1983. Research fellow University Hokkaido, Sapporo, Japan, 1983-1984. Lecturer physics University Reading, England, since 1984.

Visiting scholar University Kyoto, Japan, 1988. Coordinator Polymer Science Center, Reading, since 1988. Consultant in field.

Achievements

  • Chartered physicist; certified metallurgist.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Patentee in field.

Membership

Leader, adult member Scout Association, Reading, since 1974. Member Institute Physics, American Crystallographic Society, British Crystallographic Society, British Liquid Crystal Society (committee member since 1989), Institute Physics.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: scouting, sailing.

Connections

Married Jill Hemming, February 14, 1970. Chidlren: Catherine Julie, Philip Christopher.

father:
Neville Sydney Mitchell

mother:
Dorothy Claire (Parker) Mitchell

spouse:
Jill Hemming