James Hough

Biography of James Hough

James Hough
James Hough

James Hough is a graduate of the University. He was Resident Fellow at the University from 1970 to 1972. This was followed by a post as Lecturer in Natural Philosophy from 1972 to 1983 and then Senior Lecturer from 1983 to 1986.

Hough became Professor of Experimental Physics in 1986. Professor Hough has been Director of the University's Institute for Gravitational Research since 2000. In 2010 he was appointed to the Goverment's Scottish Science Advisory Council.

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James Hough

Born 1945.
University Link: Alumnus, Honorary Graduate, Professor
GU Degrees: BSc, 1967; PhD, 1971; DSc, 2016;
Occupation categories: physicists
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Record last updated: 3rd Oct 2017

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  • Honorary Graduate
  • Professor

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