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AGGLETON, John Patrick (<i>born</i> 1955), Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience, Cardiff University, since 1994

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Biological Sciences; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 86 words.

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AKAM, Michael Edwin (<i>born</i> 1952), Professor of Zoology (1866), and Head, Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge, since 2010; Fellow, Darwin College, Cambridge, since 2006

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Biological Sciences; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 214 words.

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AKHTAR, Muhammad (<i>born</i> 1933), Professor of Biochemistry, University of Southampton, 1973–98, now Emeritus; Distinguished National Professor, School of Biological Sciences, University of the Punjab, Lahore, since 2004

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Biological Sciences; Chemistry; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 196 words.

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albatross

Overview page. Subjects: Maritime History — Zoology and Animal Sciences.

The albatross is traditionally believed to bring bad luck, and the word is used for a source of frustration or guilt or an encumbrance, in allusion to Coleridge's poem about the Ancient Mar...

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ALDRED, Micheala Ann (<i>born</i> 1966), Assistant Staff, Genomic Medicine Institute, Cleveland Clinic, and Assistant Professor, Department of Genetics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio, since 2006

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Biological Sciences; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 115 words.

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ALEXANDER, (Robert) McNeill (<i>born</i> 1934), Professor of Zoology, University of Leeds, 1969–99

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Biological Sciences; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 320 words.

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ALLEN, John Anthony (<i>born</i> 1926), Professor of Marine Biology, University of London, and Director, University Marine Biological Station, Millport, Isle of Cumbrae, 1976–91, now Professor Emeritus; Hon. Research Fellow, University Marine Biological Station, 1991–2013

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Biological Sciences; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 251 words.

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ALLEN, John Robert Lawrence (<i>born</i> 1932), Research Professor, Postgraduate Research Institute for Sedimentology, University of Reading, 1993–2001 (Director, 1988–93), Professor Emeritus and Visiting Professor, Department of Archaeology, since 2001

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Natural History; Earth Sciences and Geography; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 200 words.

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ALLEN, Myles Robert (<i>born</i> 1965), Professor of Geosystem Science, School of Geography and the Environment and Department of Physics, University of Oxford, since 2011

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Ecology and Conservation; Natural History; Earth Sciences and Geography; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 151 words.

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ALLEN, Percival (1917 - 2008), Professor of Geology, and Head of Geology Department, University of Reading, 1952–82, then Emeritus Professor; Director, Sedimentology Research Laboratory, 1965–82

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P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Natural History; Earth Sciences and Geography. 419 words.

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