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Biographical entry Cherry, Richard Ormond (1903 - 1996)

Born
6 July 1903
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Died
13 January 1996
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Occupation
Physicist

Summary

Richard Ormond Cherry was lecturer, then senior lecturer, in physics at the University of Melbourne 1946-68.

Details

Born Melbourne, 6 July 1903. Died Melbourne, 13 January 1996. Educated University of Melbourne (BSc 1925, MSc 1927). Research physicist, CSIR Radio Research Board 1928-32; consulting physicist, Melbourne 1934-39; Australian Army 1940-45; lecturer in physics, University of Melbourne 1946-51; senior lecturer 1952-68.

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McCarthy, G.J.