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Mechanical engineering educator

Kevin Anthony Edge, British Mechanical engineering educator. Registered profile engineer. Recipient Joseph Bramah medal Institution Mech. Engineers, 1990; Engineering andPhys. Sciences Research Council grantee, since 1985. Member International Standards Organisation (Chairman of Commission since 1992).

Background

Edge, Kevin Anthony was born on July 1, 1949 in Bristol, England. Son of George Albert and Marion Betty (Leonard) Edge.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Bath, England, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, University Bath, England, 1975. Doctor of Science, University Bath, England, 1995.

Career

Engineering apprentice Rolls Royce, Bath, 1967-1971, control systems engineer, 1974-1976. Research officer University Bath, 1976, lecturer, 1976-1987, senior lecturer, 1987-1991, reader, 1991, professor, since 1991, pro-vice-chancellor research, since 2003. Deputy director Centre for Power Transmission & Motion Central, since 1993.

Consultant in field.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-editor: (series) Proceedings of Bath International Fluid Power Workshop, 1989-1997, Proceedings of Bath Workshop on Power Transmission and Motion Control, 1998-2006. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member International Standards Organisation (Chairman of Commission since 1992).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: classical music, photography.

Connections

father:
George Albert Edge

mother:
Marion Betty (Leonard) Edge