Imperial College London

Emeritus ProfessorJohnWoods

Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Earth Science & Engineering

Senior Research Investigator
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 7594 7414j.woods Website

 
 
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Location

 

3.51Royal School of MinesSouth Kensington Campus

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Summary

 

Awards

  • Nobel Peace Prize, Nobel Foundation, 2007
  • Founder's Gold Medal, Royal Geographical Society, 1994
  • Hon D.Sc, University of Plymouth, 1991
  • Medal, University of Helsinki, 1982
  • Silver Medal, Plymouth Marine Sciences, 1993
  • C.B.E., UK Government, 1991
  • L. G. Groves Prize, Ministry of Defence, 1968
  • Gaskell Medal, Royal Meteorological Society, 1992
  • Back Prize, Royal Geographical Society, 1968
  • Hon D.Sc, University of Liege, Belgium, 1980

External Positions

  • Committee Member, Royal Society SCOR Committee
  • President, EuroGOOS
  • Scientific Committee member, CNR (Italy) Marine Institute
  • Marine Foresight Panel member, Office of Science and Technology

Membership of Professional Bodies

  • Founding member 1965, hon. life member 1986, Underwater Asociation
  • Life member 1989, Oceanography Society of America
  • FRGS1966, Council 1975-77, 1987-91, Vice Pres 1989-91, Royal Geographical Society
  • FRMetS 1966, Council 1972-76, Vice President 1996-98, Royal Meteorological Society
  • FAE (foundation member) 1988, Academia Europaea
  • Life member 1974, Challenger Society

Links with Other Academic Bodies

  • Research Fellow, Plymouth Marine Laboratory
  • Hon. Professor, Southhampton Oceanography Centre