Browse Entries

Use Trove to find more resources by/about this Biographical entry

  • Trove

Exhibitions

  • Adolph Basser Library Manuscript Collection

Biographical entry Fletcher, Neville Horner (1930 - 2017)

AM, FAA, FTSE

Born
14 July 1930
Armidale, New South Wales, Australia
Died
2017
Occupation
Physicist

Summary

Neville Fletcher was Professor of Physics, University of New England, New South Wales from 1963 and Dean of the Faculty of Science 1963-1965. He was Senior Lecturer in Theoretical Physics at New England 1960-1963 and Research Officer, CSIRO Radiophysics Laboratory 1956-1959.

Details

Events

1960 - 1963
Career position - Senior Lecturer, Theoretical Physics, The University of New England
1963 - 1965
Career position - Dean, Faculty of Science, The University of New England
1963 - 1965
Career position - Professor of Physics, The University of New England
1976 -
Award - Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science (FAA)
1983 - 1987
Career position - Director, Institute of Physical Sciences, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)
1987 -
Award - Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering (FTSE)
1987 - 1995
Career position - Chief Research Scientist, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)
26 January 1990
Award - Member of the Order of Australia (AM)

Related Corporate Bodies

Archival resources

Adolph Basser Library, Australian Academy of Science

  • Neville Horner Fletcher - Records, 1977 - 1984, MS 160; Adolph Basser Library, Australian Academy of Science. Details

Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

Books

  • Fletcher, N.H. and Sholl, C.A., An Informal History of Physics at the University of New England, 1938-2001, University of New England, Armidale, 2002, 139 pp. Details

Online Resources

McCarthy, G.J.