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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 Macbeth was Professor of Chemistry, University of Adelaide 1928-1954 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 1924-1928. 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.