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John Meurig Thomas
John Meurig Thomas formerly Head of Department of Physical Chemistry, University of Cambridge, and former Director of the Davy-Faraday Research Laboratory, the Royal Institution G.B., is now Hon. Professor in the Department of Materials Science, Cambridge. He is widely known for his pioneering work in heterogeneous catalysis and in the development of new experimental techniques, especially in electron microscopy. He is the recipient of numerous international awards, including honorary membership of over a dozen national academies; and was the first recipient of the Amer. Chem. Soc. Award for creative research in homogeneous and heterogeneous catalysis in 1999. A new mineral, meurigite, was named in recognition of his contributions to geochemistry, and he was knighted in 1991 for services to chemistry and the popularisation of science.
Published Online: 2015-12-11
Published in Print: 2015-12-01