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Industry & University

Parent category: University Affairs

Prof Richard Davies

Dean of Knowledge Exchange and Impact , Department of Earth Sciences

Telephone: 42346 or 49308

Dean of Knowledge Exchange and Impact , Durham Business & Innovation Services

Telephone: +44 (0)191 33 49308

Specialist expertise:

  • Hydrocarbon Exploration Deepwater Niger Delta
  • Lusi mud volcano, East Java
  • Mud volcanoes
  • Shale Gas and Associated Risks

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Prof Brian Tanner

Professor, Department of Physics

Telephone: +44 (0)191 33 43677

Centre for Molecular and Nanoscale Electronics

Dean for University Enterprise, Durham Business & Innovation Services

Telephone: +44 (0)191 33 43207

Centre for Materials Physics

Durham X-ray Centre

Specialist expertise:

  • academic/industrial development
  • co-founder, Bede Scientific Instruments Ltd
  • co-founder, Bede Scientific Instruments Ltd, now Bede plc
  • ionizing radiation
  • physics of (and) music
  • physics of materials

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