Honorary Fellow, Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, University of Cambridge
Professor Michael Thompson is an Honorary Fellow in the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics at the University of Cambridge. He is also Emeritus Professor of Nonlinear Dynamics in the Department of Civil, Environmental & Geomatic Engineering at University College London. He is active in promoting a greater understanding of science and mathematics among the general public.
While a post-doctoral research fellow at Peterhouse, Cambridge, he spent a year as a Fulbright visitor in the Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics at
He was elected Fellow of the Royal Society in 1985. In 2004 Michael was awarded a Gold Medal by the