Professor Graham J Davies FREng
Graham is Emeritus Professor of Engineering at the University of New South Wales. Previously, he was the Head of School of Engineering at the University of Birmingham. In 2008 he was awarded the Platinum Medal from the Institute of Materials for “his outstanding contribution to Materials Science and in particular, Nanotechnology”
Distinguished for his novel research into integrated opto-electronic circuits for telecommunications applications, and for advances in the growth of compound semiconductors. Also distinguished for his innovative leadership of the research programme for British Telecom, where he has pioneered the Foresight process.