Mr Tony Wighton

Tony Wighton
  • Geological Preparator
  • Science Facilities department
  • Imaging and Analysis Centre
Natural History Museum
Cromwell Road
London
SW7 5BD

Biography

Employment history

1992- Present Higher Scientific Officer (Band 5) The Natural History Museum
1982 1992 Scientific Officer The Natural History Museum
1977 1982 Assistant Scientific Officer British Museum (Natural History)
1975-1977 Laboratory Attendant - British Museum (Natural History)

Expertise

Preparation of geological materials, including thin and ultra-thin sections, polished sections, blocks. Precision cutting of samples.

Running the mineral preparation laboratories. Providing a sample preparation service for NHM staff, students, internal and external users and contract work.