The scientific career of Michael Rycroft (born in 1938) spans the space age, during which significant changes have occurred in how scientists work, experiment, and interact. Here, as part of his 80th birthday celebrations, we review his career to date in terms of the social and structural changes in collaborative international science. His contributions to research, teaching, and management across solar-terrestrial and ionospheric physics as well as atmospheric and space science are also discussed.
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Earth and Planetary Sciences(all)
- History and Philosophy of Science