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Abbott, James Alanlocked


Born 2 Dec. 1928; s of George Oswald and Eva Abbott; m 1954, Rita Marjorie Galloway; one s one d; died 24 May 2008

Manager and Director of Research, Koninklijk/Shell Laboratorium, Amsterdam, Shell Research BV, 1981–88, retired


Ilkeston Grammar School; University of Nottingham (BSc, PhD)


Post-doctoral research, Univ. of Durham, 1952–53; served Royal Air Force, 1953–56 (Flt Lt RAF Technical Coll., Henlow). Shell companies, UK and Holland, 1956–88: Dir, Shell Research Ltd, Sittingbourne Research Centre, 1980–81. Officer, Order of Oranje-Nassau (The Netherlands), 1988


papers in Trans Faraday Soc., Proc. Royal Society