List of alumni of Queen Mary University of London

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The following is a list of alumni of Queen Mary University of London, former students of Queen Mary University of London.

Notable alumni

Academic disciplines

  • Sir Gilbert Barling – British surgeon, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Birmingham
  • Florence Mahoney – Gambian educator, academic, first woman to obtain a PhD from Gambia
  • Sir William Turner – British anatomist, Principal of the University of Edinburgh, 1903-1916

Mathematics and statistics

Edgar Adrian, British neuroscientist and physiologist, recipient of the 1932 Nobel Prize for Physiology
Alasdair MacIntyre, British philosopher

Earth science

Biology

History and philosophy

Chemistry

Medicine and psychology

Sir Ronald Ross, British medical doctor, received the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine in 1902 for his work on the transmission of malaria, becoming the first British Nobel laureate
Sir Henry Hallett Dale – British pharmacologist and physiologist, shared the 1936 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

Physics

Administration and civil service

Arts

Literature

Business

Engineering

  • Kurt Berger – Finnish aviation engineer
  • William Glanville – civil engineer
  • George Hockham – British engineer; together with Nobel Prize winner Charles Kao, widely recognised a pioneer in the field of optical fibres (PhD Electronic Engineering, 1969)
  • Ruby Childs - Data Scientist and PyData London 2017 Chair

Law

Media

Medicine

Music

Bruce Dickinson, British singer, best known as the lead vocalist of the band Iron Maiden

Politics

Guðni Th. Jóhannesson, Icelandic politician, historian and lecturer; President of Iceland (2016-)

Religion

  • Joyce M. Bennett – British Anglican priest and member of the Anglican clergy (first Englishwoman to be ordained a priest in the Anglican Communion)
  • Pamela Evans – British medical doctor and Christian writer
  • Martyn Lloyd-Jones – British evangelical Christian religious leader

Sport

W. G. Grace, British cricketer

References

  1. ^ Samson Abramsky at the Mathematics Genealogy Project
  2. ^ a b c d e Gay, H. (2007). The History of Imperial College London, 1907–2007. Higher Education and Research in Science, Technology and Medicine. World Scientific. pp. 563–715. 
  3. ^ Igor Aleksander at the Mathematics Genealogy Project
  4. ^ "Predicate logic as a computational formalism". British Library EThOS. British Library. Retrieved 20 March 2017. 
  5. ^ a b c d e f g h i j "Queen Mary, University of London - Complete University Guide". Complete University Guide. 2016. 
  6. ^ "Edgar Adrian". Nobelprize.org. 
  7. ^ Waddington, Keir (2003). Medical education at St. Bartholomew's hospital, 1123-1995. Boydell & Brewer. p. 123. Retrieved 20 March 2016. 
  8. ^ "Ronald Ross – Facts". Nobel Media AB. Retrieved 31 January 2014. 
  9. ^ 'WATKINS, Prof. Hugh Christian', in Who's Who 2012 (London: A. & C. Black, 2012)
  10. ^ "Peter Mansfield: Autobiography". Nobel Foundation. 2003. Retrieved 19 December 2010. 
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