Summary of the career of Professor Hume-Rothery.
1912 - 16 Educated at Cheltenham College (Scholar).
1916 Entered Royal Military Academy, Woolwich.
1917 Suffered attack of cerebrospinal meningitis resulting in total loss of hearing; invalided out of army.
1918 Entered Magdalen College, Oxford.
1920 Demy of Magdalen College.
1922 Honour School of Natural Science (C1.I.)
1922 - 25 Worked on intermetallic compounds, Royal School of Mines.
1925 Ph.D. London.
1925 - 29 Senior Demy, Magdalen College, Oxford.
1929 - 32 Armourers & Braziers Company Research Fellowship in Metallurgy.
1931 Married Elizabeth Alice Fea.
1932 - 42, 1943 - 55 Warren Research Fellowship of the Royal Society.
1937 Fellow of the Royal Society.
1938 - 43 Fellow by Special Election, Magdalen College, Oxford.
1938 Lecturer in Metallurgical Chemistry, Oxford.
1955 George Kelley Reader inMetallurgy, Oxford.
1958 - 66 Elected to the Isaac Wolfson Chair of Metallurgy, and to a Professorial Fellowship, St. Edmund Hall, Oxford.
1960 Opening of Department of Metallurgy, Oxford.
1960 - 64 Service on Basic Properties of Metals Committee, Ministry of Aviation.
1965 - 68 Consultant, A.E.R.E., Harwell.1960 Opening of Department of Metallurgy, Oxford.