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Biographical entry Bilger, Robert William (1935 - 2015)

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Born
22 April 1935
Rustenburg, South Africa
Died
2 October 2015
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation
Engineer

Summary

Robert William Bilger became Professor of Mechanical Engineering, University of Sydney in 1976 and published in the fields of combustion science and air pollution.

Details

Born Rustenburg, South Africa, 22 April 1935. Educated Auckland University College (BE, BSc), Oxford (DPhil). Engineer, International, London 1960-62, Project Engineer, Northern Research and Engineering Corporation, Cambridge, Massachusetts 1962-64, Senior Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering, University of Sydney 1965-74, Associate Professor 1975-76, Professor 1976- . Rhodes Scholar 1957-60. Fellow, Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering 1987.

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Private hands (Bilger, R.W.)

  • Robert William Bilger - Records, 1965 - 1987; Private hands (Bilger, R.W.). Details

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See also

McCarthy, G.J.