Miodownik wins Royal Society Faraday Prize and Lecture
“Professor Miodownik represents the excellent calibre of public engagement that the Michael Faraday Prize aims to celebrate." Professor Russell Foster CBE FMedSci FRS.Read more
Giles Thomas is BMT Chair of Maritime Engineering in University College London’s Department of Mechanical Engineering. A naval architect, his research focusses on the performance of ships, boats and offshore structures. Specific interests include fluid-structure interaction, hydrodynamics, full scale measurements, model testing and design.
He is a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Naval Architects (RINA) and a Chartered Engineer (CEng – Engineering Council of Great Britain).
A major new report from a consortium of British universities (including UCL) and industry bodies suggests radical changes are needed in the shipping industry, if…Read more