Memorial Service for Professor Michael Longuet-Higgins


A Memorial Service will be held for Professor Michael Longuet-Higgins, Fellow of Trinity, in the College Chapel, on Saturday 3 December 2016 at 2:30pm, followed by refreshments in the Master’s Lodge.

Michael Selwyn Longuet-Higgins, MA, PhD, FRS

Fellow of Trinity College 1951-1955 (Title A)
Principal Scientific Officer, National Institute of Oceanography 1954-1967
Fellow of the Royal Society 1963
Fellow of Trinity College 1969-1989 (Title B)
Royal Society Research Professor, Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, University of Cambridge 1969-1989
Senior Research Scientist, Institute of Nonlinear Sciences, University of California, San Diego 1989-2001

During his career, Professor Longuet-Higgins also held visiting positions in MIT, UCSD, University of Adelaide, Cal.Tech. and the University of Florida.

Born 8 December 1925
Died 26 February 2016


It would be helpful to have an indication of numbers planning to attend the service so we would be grateful if everyone who wishes to come could complete the form below: