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Biographical entry Ellyett, Clifton Darfield

Christchurch, New Zealand


Clifton Darfield Ellyett was Professor of Physics, University of Newcastle, 1964-80 and Dean of Science 1965-68 and 1977-78.


Born Christchurch, New Zealand. Educated Universities of Canterbury (New Zealand) (MSc) and Manchester (PhD). Assistant Lecturer to Reader, University of Canterbury 1938-64; Professor of Physics, University of Newcastle (New South Wales) 1964-80, Emeritus and Honorary Professor from 1980, Dean of Science 1965-68, 1977-78, Deputy Chairman of Senate 1973-74; Managing Director, Energy Consultants Australia Pty Ltd. E.R. Cooper Memorial Award; Michaelis Memorial Prize.

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