Professor Les Barclay

International Telecommunication Union


Les Barclay first attended the International Radio Consultative Committee, Study Group 6 (ionospheric propagation) in 1972.


In 1978 he became international chairman of the study group. He was instrumental in reorganising the methods of working within the CCIR to respond to the need for prioritisation, and in adapting the organisation to respond to the transition to the radiocommunication Sector in the new ITU structure in 1993.


In 1993 he chaired the first Radiocommunication Assembly of the International Telecommunication Union, and became chairman of new ITU-R Study Group 3 (radiowave propagation) from 1993 to 1997. He is now vice chairman of the ITU-R Co-ordinating Committee for Vocabulary.


He has participated as a UK delegate in various World Radiocommunication Conferences up to the present, and at ITU Plenipotentiary Conferences.

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