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researcher , nuclear scientist

Kenneth William Burn, British nuclear scientist, researcher. Achievements include design of LEP accelerator; design and construction of a neutron beam for performing boron neutron capture therapy; development of Monte Carlo methods for calculating radiation responses in project design; development and application of Dubi's Direct Marketing Association method to optimize the efficiency of Monte Carlo simulations of radiation transport.

Background

Burn, Kenneth William was born on October 4, 1952 in Gosport, Hampshire, England. Son of John Henry and Marjorie Maud Burn.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Physics with first class honors, Birmingham University, England, 1975. Master of Science in Reactor Physics, Birmingham University, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy in Reactor Physics, Birmingham University, 1985.

Career

Fellow EURATOM, Ispra, Italy, 1975—1978, Birmingham University, 1978—1980, European Organization of Nuclear Research, Geneva, 1980—1982. Researcher National agency for new technologies, Energy and sustainable economic development, Bologna, Italy, since 1982. Consultant National Education Association-Organization of European Cooperation and Development, Paris, 1980.

Achievements

  • Achievements include design of LEP accelerator. Design and construction of a neutron beam for performing boron neutron capture therapy. Development of Monte Carlo methods for calculating radiation responses in project design.

    Development and application of Dubi's Direct Marketing Association method to optimize the efficiency of Monte Carlo simulations of radiation transport.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Connections

Married Maria Paola Mulinazzi, April 27, 1983. Children: Giulia Rebecca, Silvia Caterina.

father:
John Henry

mother:
Marjorie Maud Burn

spouse:
Maria Paola Mulinazzi

children:
Giulia Rebecca Burn

Silvia Caterina Burn