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John Baker, Baron Baker

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John Fleetwood Baker, Baron Baker, (19 March 1901 – 9 September 1985) was a British scientist and structural engineer. [1]

28 relations: Air raid shelter, Andrew N. Schofield, Arnold Beck, British Science Association, Charles Inglis (engineer), Charles Preller, Critical state soil mechanics, Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge, Gold Medal of the Institution of Structural Engineers, History of structural engineering, James Alfred Ewing Medal, John Baker, Kenneth H. Roscoe, List of alumni of Clare College, Cambridge, List of Fellows of the Royal Society A, B, C, List of Fellows of the Royal Society elected in 1956, List of life peerages (1958–1979), List of Old Rossallians, List of structural engineers, Lord Baker, Ministry of Home Security, Regius Professor of Engineering (Cambridge), Shortstown, Telford Medal, Wallasey, 1941 Birthday Honours, 1961 Birthday Honours, 1977 New Year Honours.

Air raid shelter

Air raid shelters, also known as bomb shelters, are structures for the protection of non-combatants as well as combatants against enemy attacks from the air.

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Andrew N. Schofield

Andrew Noel Schofield FRS FREng (born 1 November 1930) is a British soil mechanics engineer and an emeritus professor of geotechnical engineering at the University of Cambridge.

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Arnold Beck

Arnold Hugh William Beck (7 August 1916 – 11 October 1997) was a British scientist and electrical engineer, a specialist in plasma and microwaves, Professor of Engineering in the University of Cambridge.

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British Science Association

The British Science Association (BSA) is a charity and learned society founded in 1831 to aid in the promotion and development of science.

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Charles Inglis (engineer)

Sir Charles Edward Inglis, OBE, FRS (31 July 1875 – 19 April 1952) was a British civil engineer.

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Charles Preller

Dr Charles Sheibner du Riche Preller FRSE FRGS MIEE MICE (1844–1929) was a German-born late 19th/ early 20th century British engineer and amateur geologist.

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Critical state soil mechanics

Critical State Soil Mechanics is the area of soil mechanics that encompasses the conceptual models that represent the mechanical behavior of saturated remolded soils based on the Critical State concept.

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Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge

The University of Cambridge Department of Engineering is the largest department at the University of Cambridge and one of the leading centres of engineering in the world.

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Gold Medal of the Institution of Structural Engineers

The Gold Medal of the Institution of Structural Engineers is awarded by the Institution for exceptional and outstanding contributions to the advancement of structural engineering.

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History of structural engineering

The history of structural engineering dates back to at least 2700 BC when the step pyramid for Pharaoh Djoser was built by Imhotep, the first engineer in history known by name.

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James Alfred Ewing Medal

This is an award of the Institution of Civil Engineers in memory of James Alfred Ewing made by the Council on the joint nomination of the president and the President of the Royal Society.

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John Baker

John Baker or Jon Baker may refer to.

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Kenneth H. Roscoe

Kenneth Harry "Ken" Roscoe (1914–1970) was a British civil engineer who made tremendous contributions to the plasticity theories of soil mechanics.

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List of alumni of Clare College, Cambridge

The following is a list of alumni of Clare College, Cambridge, a constituent college of the University of Cambridge.

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List of Fellows of the Royal Society A, B, C

About 8,000 Fellows have been elected to the Royal Society of London since its inception in 1660.

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List of Fellows of the Royal Society elected in 1956

Fellows of the Royal Society who were elected in 1956.

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List of life peerages (1958–1979)

This is a list of life peerages in the Peerage of the United Kingdom created under the Life Peerages Act 1958 from the time the Act came into effect to 1979, grouped by prime minister.

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List of Old Rossallians

The List of Old Rossallians lists persons who attended or are associated with the Rossall School in Lancashire.

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List of structural engineers

This is a list of notable structural engineers, people who were trained in or practised structural engineering and who are notable enough for a Wikipedia article.

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Lord Baker

Lord Baker may refer to:;People.

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Ministry of Home Security

The Ministry of Home Security was a British government department established in 1939 to direct national civil defence (primarily tasked with organising air raid precautions) during the Second World War.

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Regius Professor of Engineering (Cambridge)

The Regius Professorship of Engineering is a professorship at the University of Cambridge.

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Shortstown

Shortstown is a village that lies north of the civil parish of Eastcotts parish on the outskirts of Bedford.

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Telford Medal

The Telford Medal is a prize awarded by the British Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) for a paper or series of papers.

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Wallasey

Wallasey is a town within the Metropolitan Borough of Wirral, in Merseyside, England, on the mouth of the River Mersey, at the northeastern corner of the Wirral Peninsula.

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1941 Birthday Honours

The King's Birthday Honours 1941 were appointments in the British Empire of King George VI to various orders and honours to reward and highlight good works by citizens of various countries.

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1961 Birthday Honours

The Queen's Birthday Honours 1961 were appointments in many of the Commonwealth realms of Queen Elizabeth II to various orders and honours to reward and highlight good works by citizens of those countries.

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1977 New Year Honours

The New Year Honours 1977 are appointments in many of the Commonwealth realms to celebrate the year passed and mark the beginning of 1977.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Baker,_Baron_Baker

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