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Biographical entry Livingstone, Stanley Edward (1920 - )

Born
10 October 1920
Paddington, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation
Chemist

Summary

Stanley Edward Livingstone was Professor of Chemistry at the University of New South Wales 1968-85 and published widely on metal complex (co-ordination) compounds and their physical properties.

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Events

1950
Education - Honours in chemistry received from the Associate Sydney Technical College
1951 - 1958
Career position - Lecturer in Chemistry at the University of New South Wales
1952
Education - Bachelor of Science (BSc) completed at the University of New South Wales
1955
Education - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) completed at the University of New South Wales
1958 - 1963
Career position - Senior Lecturer in Chemistry at the University of New South Wales
1963 - 1968
Career position - Associate Professor of Chemistry at the University of New South Wales
1966
Award - Archibald Olle Prize received from the Royal Australian Chemical Institute
1966
Education - Doctor of Science (DSc) received from the University of New South Wales
1968 - 1985
Career position - Head of the Department of Inorganic Chemistry at the University of New South Wales
1968 - 1985
Career position - Professor and Personal Chair of Chemistry at the University of New South Wales
1974
Career position - President of the Royal Australian Chemical Institute, New South Wales branch
1982 - 1984
Career position - Chairman of the Faculty of Science at the University of New South Wales
1985
Career position - Deputy Head of the School of Chemistry at the University of New South Wales

Archival resources

Private hands (Livingston, S.E.)

  • Stanley Edward Livingstone - Records, 1950 - 1985; Private hands (Livingston, S.E.). Details

Published resources

Book Sections

  • Livingstone, Stanley E., 'Dwyer, Francis Patrick John (1910-1962), Professor of Chemistry', in John Ritchie (ed.), Australian Dictionary of Biography, vol. 14, Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1996, pp. 63-64. Also available at http://www.adb.online.anu.edu.au/biogs/A140071b.htm. Details
  • Livingstone, Stanley E., 'Nyholm, Sir Ronald Sydney (1917-1971), Professor of Chemistry', in John Ritchie (ed.), Australian Dictionary of Biography, vol. 15, Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 2000, pp. 504-505. Also available at http://www.adb.online.anu.edu.au/biogs/A150585b.htm. Details
  • Livingstone, Stanley E., 'Mellor, David Paver (1903-1980), Professor of Chemistry', in John Ritchie (ed.), Australian Dictionary of Biography, vol. 15, Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 2000, pp. 347-348. Also available at http://www.adb.online.anu.edu.au/biogs/A150409b.htm. Details

Journal Articles

  • Baker, Anthony T.; Livingstone, Stanley E., 'The Early History of Co-ordination Chemistry in Australia', Polyhedron, vol. 4, 1985, pp. 1337-1351. Details
  • Livingstone, S., 'History of Chemistry in Australia, 1788-1988', Journal of the Indian Chemical Society, vol. 66, 1989, pp. 735-742. Details
  • Livingstone, S. E., 'David Paver Mellor 1903-1980', Chemistry in Australia, vol. 8, 1980, p. 115. Details

Online Resources

McCarthy, G.J.