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Engineering educator

Keith Attenborough, British Physics educator. Chartered engineer. Chairman Leighton Buzzard Music Club, since 1988. Fellow Institute Acoustics, Acoustical Society American.

Background

Attenborough, Keith was born on January 21, 1944 in Nottingham, England. Son of Frank Henry and Beatrice Joyce (Houghton-Evans) Attenborough.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Physics with honors, University College, London, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, University Leeds, 1969.

Career

Research assistant University College School Architecture, London, 1968-1969. Research fellow University Liverpool, England, 1969-1970. Lecturer Open University, Milton Keynes, England, 1970-1976, senior lecturer England, 1976-1986, reader in acoustics England, 1986-1992, professor acoustics England, 1992-1999.

Professor, head department engineering University Hull, 1999—2002, research professor engineering, since 2002. Visiting professor University Mississippi, since 1982, University Leuven, Belgium, 1982-1991. Chief examiner Institute Acoustics Diploma, since 1997.

Achievements

  • Chartered engineer.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor-in-chief Applied Acoustics Journal. Associate educated Acta Acustica. Journal Acoustics Society of America.

      Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Chairman Leighton Buzzard Music Club, since 1988. Fellow Institute Acoustics, Acoustical Society American.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: flute, choral singing, walking.

Connections

Married Jean Cossar Bain, December 9, 1977. Children: David Balfour, Lindsay Dunlop.

father:
Frank Henry Attenborough

mother:
Beatrice Joyce (Houghton-Evans) Attenborough

spouse:
Jean Cossar Bain

children:
David Balfour Attenborough

Lindsay Dunlop Attenborough