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Maxwell Centre


Steering Committee Remit 

Maxwell Centre Steering Committee is charged with delivering the industrial programme for the Maxwell Centre. The group meets termly. Its remit is to advise the Maxwell Centre Director on policy for industrial engagement, agree sectors and companies to engage in new initiatives, review proposed projects within the Maxwell Centre and discuss other strategy matters arising. 

Current membership

Ex-officio members

Prof Lindsay Greer (Head of the School of Physical Sciences)  - Chair

Prof Sir Richard Friend FRS FREng (Director of the Maxwell Centre)

Prof Andy Neely (Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Enterprise and Business Relations - from March 2017)

Prof Chris Abell FRS FRSC FMedSci (Pro-Vice Chancellor for Research)

Prof Richard Prager (Head of School of Technology)

Prof John Dennis FIChemE (Head of Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology)

Prof John Pyle FRS (Head of Department of Chemistry)

Prof David Cardwell FREng (Head of Department of Engineering)

Prof Mark Blamire (Head of Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy)

Prof Andy Parker FInstP (Head of Department of Physics)

Prof Pietro Cicuta (Deputy Head of Department of Physics, Finance & Resources)

Dr Aga Iwasiewicz-Wabnig (Maxwell Centre Programme Manager) - Secretary

Further members

Prof Tim Minshall (Head of the Institute for Manufacturing)

Dr Peter Hedges (Head of University Research Office)

Dr Tony Raven (CEO of Cambridge Enterprise)