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.
Created: 20 October 1993, Last modified: 10 September 2004
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