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Born
9 November 1924
Died
1 February 2013
Occupation
Chemist

Summary

James Morrison was Professor of Chemistry, La Trobe University 1967-1990, and Emeritus Professor since 1990.

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Born 9 November 1924, died 1 February 2013. Fellow, Australian Academy of Science 1964. President, Royal Society of Victoria 1975-76. Researcher with CSIRO Division of Chemical Physics 1949 - 1967. Professor of Chemistry, La Trobe University, 1967 - 1990. Emeritus Professor at La Trobe University, 1990 - 2013.

Events

1949 - 1967
Career position - Researcher, Division of Chemical Physics, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), Australia
1964 -
Award - Fellow, Australian Academy of Science
1967 - 1990
Career position - Professor of Chemistry, La Trobe University, Australia
1975 - 1976
Chair - President, Royal Society of Victoria, Australia
1990 - 2013
Career position - Emeritus Professor, La Trobe University, Australia

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Journal Articles

  • Cory, Suzanne, 'James (Jim) Douglas Morrison: Leader in Mass Spectroscopy', Chemistry in Australia, vol. 2013, June, 2013, p. 30. Details
  • Rae, Ian 2018, 'James Douglas Morrison 1924 - 2013', Historical Records of Australian Science, vol. 29, no. 1, 2018, pp. 41-50. Details

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McCarthy, G.J.