John Philip Cooper

John Cooper

John Philip Cooper

(1923-12-16)16 December 1923
Died 18 November 2011(2011-11-18) (aged 87)
Education Stockport Grammar School[1]
Alma mater University of Reading (BSc 1945, PhD 1953, DSc 1964)[2]
Scientific career
Fields Agricultural botany
Photosynthetic efficiency
Institutions University of Wales

John Philip Cooper CBE FRS[2] (1923–2011) was a Professor of Agricultural Botany at the University of Wales. He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society (FRS) in 1977,[1][2] and appointed CBE in the 1983 Birthday Honours.


  1. ^ a b "COOPER, Prof. John Philip". Who's Who. 2017 (online Oxford University Press ed.). A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc. (subscription or UK public library membership required) (subscription required)
  2. ^ a b c Edwards, Kenneth (2017). "John Philip Cooper CBE. 16 December 1923 — 18 November 2011". Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society. doi:10.1098/rsbm.2017.0020. ISSN 0080-4606.

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