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Affiliation: 
Leeds University
Title: 
Professor of Geophysics

Biography

Assistant Director of Research, Dept. Geodesy & Geophysics, Cambridge, 1976-89 Professor of Geophysics, Department of Earth Sciences, Leeds, 1989-2009 Research interests and publications Geomagnetism, dynamo theory, inverse theory, seismology. c. 150 scientific papers, 2 text books, Encyclopedia of Geomagnetism and Paleomagnetism ed. D Gubbins & E Herrero-Bervera. Honours & awards Fellow of the Royal Society 1996; Fellow of the Institute of Physics 1996; Foreign Member, Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters (2005); Fellow of the American Geophysical Union 1985; Honorary Member of the European Geosciences Union, 2008; Who\'s Who. Murchison Medal (Geological Society); Gold Medal (Royal Astronomical Society); Fleming Medal (AGU); Chree Medal (Inst. Physics); Love Medal (EGU); Holmes Medal (EGU).