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chemist

Nicholas David Spencer, British chemist. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Vacuum Society, American Chemical Society, Bunsengesellschaft, Materials Research Society.

Background

Spencer, Nicholas David was born on April 15, 1955 in Bromley, Kent, England. Arrived in Switzerland, 1993. Son of Alan Anthony and Joyce Stella Mary (Osman) Spencer.

Education

Bachelor, University Cambridge, England, 1977. Master of Arts and Doctor of Philosophy, University Cambridge, England, 1980.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow University California, Berkeley, 1980-1982. Research chemist/associate W.R. Grace & Company, Columbia, Maryland, 1982-1993. Professor surface science and technical Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, since 1993, chairman department materials, 1996-1998.

Membership

Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Vacuum Society, American Chemical Society, Bunsengesellschaft, Materials Research Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Piano.

Connections

Married Jennifer Davidson, July 29, 1983. Children: Dylan, Xanthe, Lucy.

father:
Alan Anthony Spencer

mother:
Joyce Stella Mary (Osman) Spencer

spouse:
Jennifer Davidson

children:
Dylan Spencer

Xanthe Spencer

Lucy Spencer