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Professor Mike Ashfold

Biography

Professor of Physical Chemistry, School of Chemistry, University of Bristol, 8/92 – present.

(Head of Physical and Theoretical Chemistry Section, 10/95-9/97; 8/02-7/11).

 

Previous appointments:

Reader in Chemical Physics, School of Chemistry, University of Bristol, 8/90 - 7/92.

Lecturer in Chemical Physics, School of Chemistry, University of Bristol, 8/84 - 7/90.

Research Associate in Chemical Physics, School of Chemistry, University of Bristol, 10/81 - 7/84.

Guy Newton Junior Research Fellow, Jesus College, Oxford,  

 

Academic qualifications:

Ph.D. University of Birmingham (Department of Chemistry), 1978. 

B.Sc. (Hons) University of Birmingham, 1975.

 

Honours, awards, prizes

Marlow Medal and Prize of the Faraday Division of the Royal Society of Chemistry, 1987.

Visiting Fellowship, Joint Institute for Laboratory Astrophysics, University of Colorado, U.S.A., 1990.

Corday-Morgan Medal and Prize of the Royal Society of Chemistry, 1989.

Royal Society Leverhulme Trust Senior Research Fellow, 1994/5.

Tilden Medal and Prize of the Royal Society of Chemistry, 1996.

EPSRC Senior Research Fellowship, 1997-2002.

Royal Society of Chemistry Industrially-sponsored Award in Spectroscopy, 2000.

Daiwa Adrian Prize, 2004 (with Prof. M. Kawasaki, Kyoto)

Royal Society of Chemistry Industrially-sponsored Award in Chemical Dynamics, 2006.

Fellow of the Royal Society, 2009.

President, Faraday Division of Royal Society of Chemistry, 2009-12. 

Royal Society Leverhulme Trust Senior Research Fellow, 2011/2.

Liversidge Award of the Royal Society of Chemistry, 2014.

Herbert P. Broida Prize of the American Physical Society, 2015

Memberships

Organisations

School of Chemistry

Chemistry staff

Research sections

Research areas and groups