Technical Fibre Products (TFP) in the UK report that the company’s director of technology, Nigel Walker, has been awarded the status of Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (FRSC).
The designation of Fellow is the highest level of membership of the Society and is only granted to individuals who have made a major contribution to chemistry or an interface discipline.
Walker has been responsible for the technical aspects of TFP’s business since its formation in 1986. He leads a team of 11 graduates and postgraduates dedicated to developing nonwoven materials to meet specific requirements and has authored and coauthored numerous papers relating to their application in advanced composites.
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