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|MICHAEL CABLE Memorial Lecture|
Michael Cable joined the Department of Glass Technology of the University of Sheffield in 1952. He completed his Bachelor’s degree in 1955 followed by his PhD in 1959. He joined the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) as Research Associate in the Ceramics Division, a position which he held until 1961. It was here that he met his wife Peggy, they married in 1965.
In 2006 he was awarded the prestigious Otto Schott Memorial Medal by the Deutsche Glastechnische Gesellschaft (DGG) for his research over fifty years and his work with Glastechnische Berichte for over 25 years.
The inaugural presentation was made at the International Congress on Glass in Boston 2019 by
Dr Richard Hulme Cent.FSGT below with a commemorative piece of Glassware