Prof Michael Beckett

Emeritus Professor

Contact info

email: m.a.beckett@bangor.ac.uk

telephone: 01248 382378

Professor Mike Beckett is Emeritus Professor of Inorganic Chemistry within the School of Natural Sciences and he is a specialist in the chemistry of boron. He has published more than 150 articles (h = 27) and has co-written a text book ('Periodic Table at a Glance', Wiley, 2006). His research papers on Lewis acidity measurement are internationally recognised and often cited as the 'Gutmann-Beckett method'. Mike Beckett is a Titular Member of the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC), a Fellow of Royal Society of Chemistry (CChem FRSC) and a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA).

  1. 2020
  2. Inorganics (Journal)

    Michael Beckett (Editorial board member)

    2020 → …

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity

  3. Molecules (Journal)

    Michael Beckett (Editorial board member)

    2020 → …

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity

  4. Solids (Journal)

    Michael Beckett (Editorial board member)

    2020 → …

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity

  5. 2019
  6. 3rd International Conference on P, B, Si chemistry (Rome)

    Mike Beckett (Speaker)

    2 Dec 20194 Dec 2019

    Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

  7. IUPAC Division VIII meeting 2019 (Paris)

    Mike Beckett (Contributor)

    3 Jul 20198 Jul 2019

    Activity: OtherTypes of External academic engagement - Contribution to the work of national or international committees and working groups

  8. 8th European meeting on boron chemistry (Montpellier)

    Mike Beckett (Speaker)

    24 Jun 201927 Jun 2019

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

  9. 7th National Inorganic Chemistry Congress of Turkey (International participants) (Corum)

    Mike Beckett (Keynote speaker)

    19 Jun 201922 Jun 2019

    Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

  10. Molecules (Journal)

    Mike Beckett (Guest editor)

    31 May 2019

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity

  11. 2018
  12. 2nd International Conference of P, B, Si Chemistry (Barcelona)

    Mike Beckett (Speaker)

    10 Dec 201812 Dec 2018

    Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

  13. IUPAC Division VIII meeting 2018 (Basel)

    Mike Beckett (Contributor)

    12 Aug 201815 Aug 2018

    Activity: OtherTypes of External academic engagement - Membership of external research organisation

  14. 16th Boron Chemistry Meeting in the Americas (Boram XV1) (Boston)

    Mike Beckett (Speaker)

    26 Jun 201830 Jun 2018

    Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

  15. Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, Kampar, Malaysia

    Mike Beckett (Visiting researcher)

    15 Mar 2018

    Activity: Visiting an external institutionVisiting an external academic institution

  16. Institute of Technology, Bandung, Indonesia

    Mike Beckett (Visiting researcher)

    13 Mar 2018

    Activity: Visiting an external institutionVisiting an external academic institution