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Biographical entry Robertson, David Stirling (1920 - 1999)

Born
5 September 1920
Mount Lofty, South Australia, Australia
Died
7 October 1999
Occupation
Military scientist

Summary

David Stirling Robertson was a long-term employee at the Weapons Research Establishment.

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1941
Education - Bachelor of Science (BSc) completed at the University of Adelaide
1941 - 1946
Career position - Engineer with AWA Ltd. (Amalgamated Wireless Australasia)
1948
Education - Master of Science (MSc) completed at the University of Birmingham, UK
1948 - 1950
Career position - Science Officer at Long Range Weapons Establishment
1953 - 1954
Career position - Principal Science Officer at Weapons Research Establishment
1954
Education - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) completed at the University of Adelaide
1954 - 1964
Career position - Fellow then Senior Fellow of the Research School of Physics at the Australian National University in Canberra
1964 - 1966
Career position - Associate Physicist at Brookhaven National Laboratory, USA
1966 - 1980
Career position - Principal Research Scientist at the Weapons Research Establishment
1975
Education - Doctor of Science (DSc) received from the University of Birmingham

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McCarthy, G.J.