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Professor Peter Warwick

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Emeritus Professor of Environmental Radiochemistry

  • BA, The Open University 1975
  • MSc, Loughborough University of Technology1978
  • PhD, Loughborough University of Technology 1981
  • Doctor of Science, The Open University 2007
  • Appointed Lecturer Loughborough University of Technology 1981
  • Senior Lecturer Loughborough University of Technology 1991-
  • Professor Loughborough University 1999
  • Director of the Centre for Environmental  Studies 1999-2010
  • Head of Department of Chemistry 2002-2010
  • Owner EnviroChem Services Ltd 1998 – 2009
  • Co-Owner, Director Enviras Ltd 2009 -
  • C.Chem, M.R.S.C Royal Society of Chemistry 1983
  • C.Chem, F.R.S.C Royal Society of Chemistry 1991
  • Radiochemistry
  • Chemistry of nuclear waste disposal
  • Water chemistry
  • Surface interactions
  • Mobility of aqueous species
  • Predictive computer modelling
  • Land remediation
  • Member of the Committee for Medical Aspects of Radiation in the Environment (COMARE).
  • Member, Advisory Editorial Board, Radiochimica Acta.
  • Member, Advisory Editorial Board, Chemistry Central Journal
  • Member, Editorial Board, Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry
  • Member, Editorial Board, The Open Environmental Pollution and Toxicology Journal
  • Member of the Research Council for Biosciences and Environment of the Academy of Finland
  • Secretary (1991 - 1994), Radiochemica Methods Group, Royal Society of Chemistry.
  • Vice-Chairman (1993 - 1994), Radiochemical Methods Group, Royal Society of Chemistry.
  • Chairman (1994 - 1996), Radiochemical Methods Group, Royal Society of Chemistry.
  • 1990. 1994, 1998, 2006 and 2010 Secretary, Organising Committee of the 6th, 7th, 8th, 10 th and 11 th International Symposium on Environmental Radiochemical Analysis (1990), Royal Society of  Chemistry.
  • Chairman, Organising Committee of the 9th International Symposium on Environmental Radiochemical Analysis (2002), Royal Society of Chemistry.
  • Chair of the Conference on “UK long term nuclear waste management next steps?” Loughborough University, November 2006 (report launched on 6th February 2007 by the Royal Society of Chemistry).
  • Member, International advisory Committee, Golden Jubilee Celebrations, International Interdisciplinary Conference on Sustainable Technology for Environemtnal Protection, tamilnady, India, September 2006
  • Member, Scientific Committee, ARCEBS 06,Kolkata,India, January 2006
  • Conference Chair, Long-term nuclear waste management conferece, Loughborough University, April 2007
  • Session Chair, Workshop to review proposed scientific criteria for initial screening out of areas unsuitable for a geological disposal repository,Reading, May 2007 Past Research Adviser to the University of Kuwait.