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Biographical entry Macbeth, Alexander Killen (1889 - 1957)

FAA

Born
11 August 1889
Ireland
Died
29 May 1957
Occupation
Organic chemist

Summary

Alexander Killen Macbeth was Professor of Chemistry, University of Adelaide 1928-54 and Dean of the Faculty of Science. Earlier he was Senior Lecturer in Chemistry, United College University, St Andrews from 1919 and then Reader in Chemistry, University of Durham 1924-8. He was elected a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science (FAA) in 1955.

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Adolph Basser Library, Australian Academy of Science

  • Alexander Killen Macbeth - Records, 1945 - 1952, MS 010; Adolph Basser Library, Australian Academy of Science. Details

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

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See also

McCarthy, G.J.