Prof. Roger CashmoreChairman
UK Atomic Energy Authority
Roger Cashmore was appointed Chairman of the UK Atomic Energy Authority in 2010. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society. He is a former Principal of Brasenose College in Oxford, and is a Professor of Experimental Physics in Oxford. Before returning to Oxford, he was Director of Research and Deputy Director General of CERN, where he was responsible for the experimental programme at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC). He has been a Visiting Professor in Tsukuba in Japan, Brussels, Padua, Fermilab in the United States and holds an Honorary Doctorate from the Joint Institute of Nuclear Research in Dubna, Russia. He was awarded the C V Boys Prize of the Institute of Physics and a Research Award by the Alexander von Humbold Foundation in Germany. In 2004 he was made a Companion of the Order of St Michael and St George (CMG) for services to international particle physics.