Richard G. Brereton

University of Bristol, United Kingdom

Richard G. Brereton is a Professor of chemometrics and Director of the Centre for Chemometrics in Bristol. He obtained his B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Cambridge, and subsequently worked at the University of Bristol. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry, a Chartered Chemist, Fellow of the Royal Statistical Society, and Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine. He was awarded the Royal Society of Chemistry's 2006 Theophilus Redwood Lectureship. Brereton authored books entitled Chemometrics: Data Analysis for the Laboratory and Chemical Plant (2003) and Applied Chemometrics for Scientists (2007), and was fortnightly working as a Feature Writer in chemometrics for the Alchemist, and an Associate Editor of Chemometrics and Intelligent Laboratory Systems. He published 306 articles, 132 of which are refereed papers, and 6 edited/authored books. His work has been cited in 1724 publications. He has given 139 invited lectures in 23 countries worldwide, and supervised 113 coworkers in Bristol. His current research interests include pattern recognition in forensics, biology, pharmaceuticals, medicine and plastics using data obtained from chromatography, thermal analysis, and acoustic spectroscopy and mass spectrometry.

Biography Updated on 19 June 2008

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