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Corporate entry CSIRO Division of Meteorological Physics (1954 - 1971)

Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation

From
1954
Aspendale, Victoria, Australia
To
1971
Functions
Meteorology and Industrial or scientific research
Reference No
CA 3391
Legal Status
Agency of the Commonwealth of Australia
Location
Aspendale, Victoria

Summary

In 1954 The Meteorological Physics Research Station gained Divisional status, becoming the Division of Meteorological Physics, at a new location is Aspendale, Victoria. The Division was replaced by the Division of Atmospheric Physics in 1971.

Timeline

 1949 - 1954 CSIRO Meteorological Physics Research Section
       1954 - 1971 CSIRO Division of Meteorological Physics
             1971 - 1988 CSIRO Division of Atmospheric Physics
                   1988 - 2005 CSIRO Division of Atmospheric Research

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Published resources

Books

  • Historical Directory of Council for Scientific and Industrial Research and Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, 1926-1976, CSIRO, Canberra, 1978, 101 pp. Details

Online Resources

See also

  • Federation and Meteorology, 2001, http://www.austehc.unimelb.edu.au/fam/index_c.html. Details
  • Garratt, J. R., Webb, E. K. and Mccarthy, S., 'Charles Henry Brian Priestley. 8 July 1915 - 18 May 1998', Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society, vol. 57, 2011, pp. 349-78. Details
  • Garratt, J. R., Webb, E. K. and Mccarthy, S., 'Charles Henry Brian Priestley 1915-1998', Historical Records of Australian Science, vol. 22, 2011, pp. 126-51. Details

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