Geoffrey Hewitt

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Geoffrey Frederick Hewitt FREng, FRS is a British chemical engineer, and Emeritus Professor at Imperial College London, where from 1993 through 1999 he was the Courtaulds Professor of chemical engineering.[1]

He earned a BSc Tech and a PhD from the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology.

He was elected as Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering in 1984,[2] he became a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1989,[3] and he received an honorary doctorate from Heriot-Watt University in 1995.[4] In 2007, Professor Hewitt was awarded the Global Energy Prize by Vladimir Putin.[5]


  • Encyclopedia of Heat and Mass Transfer, Hemisphere Publ. Corp., 1986, ISBN 978-0-89116-332-9
  • Introduction to Nuclear Power, Taylor & Francis, 1 March 1987, ISBN 978-1-56032-682-3


  1. ^ "Home - Emeritus Professor Geoffrey Hewitt". Retrieved 30 December 2018.
  2. ^ "List of Fellows". Royal Academy of Engineering. Retrieved 2017-11-25.
  3. ^ "Geoffrey Hewitt". Retrieved 2017-11-25.
  4. ^ "Heriot-Watt University Edinburgh: Honorary Graduates". Retrieved 2016-04-04.
  5. ^ "Geoffrey Hewitt | Global Energy Prize". Retrieved 2017-11-25.