Dame Lynn Faith Gladden  (born 30 July 1961) is the Shell Professor of Chemical Engineering at the University of Cambridge. She served as Pro-vice-chancellor for research from 2010 to 2016. Since October 2018 she has been executive chair at the EPSRC.
Lynn Faith Gladden
30 July 1961
|Education||Heathfield School, Pinner|
|Thesis||Structural studies of inorganic glasses (1987)|
Early life and educationEdit
Gladden was born on 30 July 1961. Her father is John Montague Gladden and her mother, Sheila Faith Deverell. Gladden was educated at the Heathfield School in Harrow. She obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Physics at the University of Bristol in 1982 and a PhD in physical chemistry at Cambridge in 1987. She also holds a Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) in Physics from the University of Oxford.
Career and researchEdit
Gladden began her career as a lecturer at the University of Cambridge from 1987 to 1991. She was appointed a reader from 1995 to 1999, when she was promoted to professor. She was head of the Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology, University of Cambridge until 1 October 2010. She was also a Pro-vice-chancellor from 1 January 2010 up until 1 January 2016. and has been a Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge since 1999.
Gladden is the lead researcher at the university's magnetic resonance research centre (MRRC). She is also a member of the judging panel for the Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering. Gladden was appointed as a non-executive director of British Land in March 2015.
Honours and awardsEdit
She is a Chartered Chemist and Chartered Engineer, a Fellow of the Institution of Chemical Engineers and a Fellow of the Institute of Physics (FInstP) and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (FRSC).
- 1995Awarded Beilby Medal and Prize: 
- 2001Appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) for services to chemistry:
- 2001Awarded the Tilden Prize of the Royal Society of Chemistry: 
- 2003Elected a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering (FREng): 
- 2004Elected a Fellow of the Royal Society (FRS): 
- 2009Appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) for services to chemical engineering in the 2009 Birthday Honours: 
- 2014Awarded the Royal Society Bakerian Medal:
- 2015Elected a foreign member of the US National Academy of Engineering : 
- 2016named Top 50 Influential Women in Engineering by the Women's Engineering Society:
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- Gladden, Lynn Faith (1987). Structural studies of inorganic glasses. lib.cam.ac.uk (PhD thesis). University of Cambridge. OCLC 499179270. EThOS uk.bl.ethos.233932.
- University of Cambridge Prof Lynn Gladden Archived 19 December 2009 at the Wayback Machine
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- TCE Today[permanent dead link] 26 October 2009
- Trinity College Fellowship
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- Lynn Gladden publications indexed by the Scopus bibliographic database. (subscription required)
- Cheng, C. F.; He, H.; Zhou, W.; Klinowski, J.; Gonçalves, J. A. S.; Gladden, L. F. (1996). "Synthesis and Characterization of the Gallosilicate Mesoporous Molecular Sieve MCM-41". The Journal of Physical Chemistry. 100: 390. doi:10.1021/jp952410t.
- Johnson, B. F. G.; Raynor, S. A.; Shephard, D. S.; Mashmeyer, T.; Mashmeyer, T.; Thomas, J. M.; Sankar, G.; Bromley, S.; Oldroyd, R.; Gladden, L.; Mantle, M. D. (1999). "Superior performance of a chiral catalyst confined within mesoporous silica". Chemical Communications (13): 1167. doi:10.1039/A902441G.
- Manz, B.; Gladden, L. F.; Warren, P. B. (1999). "Flow and dispersion in porous media: Lattice-Boltzmann and NMR studies". AIChE Journal. 45 (9): 1845. doi:10.1002/aic.690450902.
- "Professor Lynn Gladden CBE - Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering". Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering. Retrieved 16 October 2018.
- "Board of Directors". British Land. Retrieved 8 October 2017.
- "Beilby Medal and Prize Winners". Royal Society of Chemistry. Retrieved 3 March 2015.
- "RSC Tilden Prize Previous Winners". Retrieved 12 May 2016.
- Dept of Chemical Engineering, Cambridge Archived 22 December 2012 at Archive.today News 2004
- University of Cambridge News Archived 1 July 2009 at the Wayback Machine 16 June 2009
- "No. 59090". The London Gazette (Supplement). 13 June 2009. p. 7.
- "In profile: Professor Lynn Gladden". EPSCR Pioneer. 19: 63. Retrieved 13 December 2018.
- "No. 62866". The London Gazette (Supplement). 28 December 2019. p. N8.