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Lynn Gladden

British chemical engineer


Why is this person notable and influential?

Lynn Gladden is the Shell Professor of Chemical Engineering for the University of Cambridge, as well as executive chair at the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council. She earned a B.S. in chemical physics from the University of Bristol and a Ph.D in physical chemistry from the University of Cambridge. She went on to conduct postgraduate studies in physics at the University of Oxford.

She is an internationally recognized expert in magnetic resonance imaging techniques and investigating the chemical processes triggered by physical and chemical phenomena, and how those processes impact the results.

Gladden has served as the head of the Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology and Pro-Vice-Chancellor for the University of Cambridge.

She remains a chartered chemist and chartered engineer and was named as one of the Top 50 Influential Women in Engineering in 2016. She sits on the judging panel for the Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering.

She was made an Officer of the Order of the British Empire in 2001 and a Commander of the Order of the British Empire in 2009. She is an elected fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering and the Royal Society, as well as a foreign member of the U.S. National Academy of Engineering.

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Dame Lynn Faith Gladden is the Shell Professor of Chemical Engineering at the University of Cambridge. She served as Pro-vice-chancellor for research from 2010 to 2016. Since October 2018 she has been executive chair at the EPSRC.

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What schools is this person affiliated with?

University of Bristol

Research university located in Bristol, United Kingdom

University of Cambridge

Collegiate public research university in Cambridge, England, United Kingdom

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