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Ronald Charles Rooney

laboratory executive , Analytical chemist

Ronald Charles Rooney, British laboratory executive, analytical chemist. Served with Royal Air Force, 1954-1956.; Fellow Royal Society Chemistry.

Background

Rooney, Ronald Charles was born on July 19, 1931 in Birmingham, England. Son of Joseph Frederick and Lucy Emily (Thumpston) Rooney.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Aston, 1953. Analyst Midland Laboratory Guild, Birmingham, 1949-1954. Research officer British Cast Iron Research Applied Science International, Birmingham, 1956-1961.

Chief chemist Southern Instruments, Camberley, England, 1961-1967, division manager, 1967-1971. Managing director Rooney Laboratories, Basingstoke, England, since 1971.

Career

Chief chemist Southern Instruments, Camberley, England, 1961-1967, division manager, 1967-1971. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Works

  • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Served with Royal Air Force, 1954-1956. Fellow Royal Society Chemistry.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Squash; computer programming. Martial arts; chemistry.

Connections

Married Edna Joy Urwin, September 22, 1951. Children– Anne Elizabeth, Peter John.

father:
Joseph Frederick Rooney

mother:
Lucy Emily (Thumpston) Rooney

spouse:
Edna Joy Urwin

children:
Anne Elizabeth Rooney

Peter John Rooney