Michael Brown (physicist)

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Michael A. Brown
2nd Vice-Chancellor of Liverpool John Moores University
In office
Succeeded by Nigel Weatherill
Chancellor Cherie Blair, QC
Brian May, CBE
Personal details
Born 19/05/1946
Hereford UK
Nationality British
Spouse(s) Andrea Kathleen
Children Steve Christopher and Sally Melissa

Prof. Michael A. Brown, CBE, DL, FInstP, FIET, FRSA,[1] was the 2nd Vice-Chancellor of Liverpool John Moores University in Liverpool, England, United Kingdom [2] between 2000 and 2011.


He attended Bridgend Grammar School for Boys. In 1971, he obtained his PhD at the University of Nottingham with a thesis entitled Investigation of Phonon Scattering and Cross-relaxation by Paramagnetic Ions Using Thermal Conductivity Techniques.[3]

100th Roscoe Lecture[edit]

In May 2011, Michael Brown delivered the 100th lecture of the Liverpool John Moores University Roscoe Lectures at the Liverpool Philharmonic Hall, as named after by William Roscoe.[4]


  1. ^ http://www.policyreview.tv/conference/410.html
  2. ^ Governors' Biographies
  3. ^ http://aleph.nottingham.ac.uk/F/ARKMVTKHH4K1424KP8GDEGJA1I59X1NR5KJJ981GVDKK1GKN6Q-03567?func=full-set-set&set_number=003844&set_entry=000001&format=999
  4. ^ http://www.liverpooldailypost.co.uk/education/education-news/2011/05/16/vice-chancellor-of-liverpool-john-moores-professor-michael-brown-delivers-100th-roscoe-lecture-92534-28698982/

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