John Campbell (casting scientist)

John Campbell OBE (born 1938) is a British engineer and one of the world's leading experts in the casting industry with approximately 150 papers, and 20 patents.[1][2][3] Campbell holds two Masters degrees from University of Cambridge and University of Sheffield, as well as two doctorates from University of Birmingham.[3] He is a fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering, and he was appointed to the chair of casting technology at University of Birmingham.[4] The Institute of Cast Metals Engineers has named the "John Campbell Medal" after him.[5]


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  2. ^ Center of Excellence for Advanced Materials and Processings, Iran University of Science and Technology. Retrieved August 2011
  3. ^ a b "Metallurgical and Materials Transactions B, Volume 37, Number 6". Metallurgical and Materials Transactions B. SpringerLink. 37: 855. doi:10.1007/BF02735005. S2CID 137338522.
  4. ^ "Chairs". Times Higher Education. 20 March 1998. Retrieved 14 August 2011.
  5. ^ "Institute of Cast Metals Engineers | ICME Awards". Retrieved 14 August 2011.