Sir M. James Lighthill
1924-1998
Sir M. James Lighthill Foreign Member
Honorary Research Fellow , University College London
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  • 1977
  • Aerospace
  • Bioengineering
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  • 1977
  • Aerospace
  • Bioengineering
Memorial Tribute

BY SHON FFOWCS WILLIAMS
SUBMITTED BY THE NAE HOME SECRETARY

JAMES LIGHTHILL, as Professor sir M. J. Lighthill was known to his friends, died on July 17, 1998, at the age of 74. He suffered a heart attack while swimming around sark, a swim he had ...

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Election Citation
Contributions to aerodynamics, and in recognition of an outstanding career in teaching and research management.