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Professor Tudor Jones receives MBE

Ionospheric and solar-terrestrial physicist, Professor Tudor Jones, has been made a  Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in the 2011 New Year honours list.

dg_193445Professor Jones, a Fellow of the RAS, has been active in his research fields for many years, setting up the atmospheric physics group at the University of Leicester and holding many external roles including a Visiting Professorship at Lancaster University.

UK honours system (including 2011 New Year list)

Space and astronomy digest: January 2011
Space and astronomy digest: January 2011 (RAS PN 10/67) The latest digest of forthcoming space and astronomy events, from the RAS. Events this month include the... More
Last updated on Friday, 31 December 2010 13:33
Published on Friday, 31 December 2010 13:25
STFC budget allocation: response from the Royal Astronomical Society
The Department for Business Innovation and Skills (BIS) has published the funding allocation for the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC), the body... More
Last updated on Wednesday, 22 December 2010 10:02
Published on Wednesday, 22 December 2010 09:50
RAS Christmas and New Year closure
The RAS offices at Burlington House will be closed over the holiday period, from 24 December to 3 January inclusive and will be open as usual from 4 January. Some... More
Last updated on Thursday, 11 October 2012 14:42
Published on Thursday, 23 December 2010 09:59
A lunar eclipse at sunrise
People in the UK will have the chance to see a total eclipse of the Moon at sunrise on the morning of 21 December, the date of the winter solstice. Unusually, for... More
Last updated on Thursday, 24 November 2011 15:01
Published on Sunday, 19 December 2010 18:04