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science association director

Mike Dunne, British science association director. Recipient Daiwa Adrian prize, Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation, 2007; numerous science grant, Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, Science & Technology Facilities Council, European Commission, since 1995. Member of American Physical Society, European Physical Society, Institute Physics.

Background

Dunne, Mike was born on February 25, 1969 in Bradford, Yorkshire, United Kingdom. Son of Steve and Molly Dunne.

Education

Bachelor of Science with honors, Imperial College, London, 1990. Doctor of Philosophy, Imperial College, London, 1995. Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation, Imperial College, London, 1995.

Career

Research assistant Imperial College, London, 1993—1995, visiting professor, since 2003. Research scientist AWE Aldermaston, Reading, England, 1995—2001, group leader (plasma physics), 2001—2004, senior manager (capability & strategy), 2004—2005. Head science Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, Didcot, England, 2005—2006.

Director (central laser facility) Science & Technology Facilities Council Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, since 2006.

Membership

Member of American Physical Society, European Physical Society, Institute Physics.

Connections

Married Juliet Armstrong, August 24, 2001. 1 child Harry Alfie.

father:
Steve Dunne

mother:
Molly Dunne

spouse:
Juliet Armstrong

child:
Harry Alfie Dunne