Sir John Thomas (Prof), scientist with a Welsh connection!
Sir John Thomas (Prof)Former Director of the Royal Institution. Previously held Chair of Physical Sciences at Cambridge. Before that Professor and Head of Chemistry Department at Aberystwyth. Member of the Bardic Circle of the National Eisteddfod.
Connection: Born in Wales of Welsh parentage.
My description may not be precise but it is factually correct. I think that Prof. Thomas should be acknowledged on this site as a great Welshman of our times.
Is this Sir John Thomas, harpist to Queen Victoria?