Bernard Crossland

Bernard Crossland

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Prof Sir Bernard Crossland CBE, FRS (20 October 1923 - 17 January 2011) was an engineering educator with a career spanning some seven decades. He was made a Freeman of the City of London in 1987 and was knighted in 1990 for services to Northern Ireland. Upon leaving Simon Langton Grammar School for Boys in 1940 he gained employment as an engineering apprentice with Rolls-Royce, gaining his education through part-time study culminating in the award of a PhD from the University of Bristol in 1953. His teaching career began at Luton Technical College in 1945, and, after teaching at Bristol University he became Professor of Mechanical Engineering at The Queen's University of Belfast, where he went on to act as Pro-Vice Chancellor before his retirement in 1982. He was president of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers in 1986.show more

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  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 8mm | 200g
  • Commun
  • United States
  • English
  • 6134960314
  • 9786134960311