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Biographical entry Kirkland, John Booth (1860 - 1900)

Born
1860
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Died
5 May 1900
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Occupation
Chemist

Summary

John Booth Kirkland spent almost twenty years at the University of Melbourne, first as a student then as an assistant and demonstrator in Chemistry. He wrote at least two chemistry articles during this time.

Details

Events

1878 - 1898
Career position - Assistant then Demonstrator in Chemistry at the University of Melbourne
1879 - 1880
Education - Bachelor of Science? (BSc) completed at the University of Melbourne

Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

Journal Articles

  • Kirkland, J.B., 'Note on the Precipitation of Zinc Sulphide', Report of the Second Meeting of the Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science, vol. 2, Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science, Sydney, 1890, pp. 397-398. Details
  • Kirkland, J.B., 'Notes on the Spectra of Zinc and Cadmium', Report of the Second Meeting of the Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science, vol. 2, Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science, Sydney, 1890, pp. 395-397. Details
  • Kirkland, J.B., 'Note on the Electrolysis of the salts of Organic Bases', Report of the Fourth Meeting of the Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science, vol. 4, Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science, Sydney, 1892, pp. 264-265. Details
  • Kirkland, J.B., 'Lecture Experiment on Gaseous Diffusion', Report of the Fourth Meeting of the Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science, vol. 4, Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science, Sydney, 1892, pp. 265-266. Details
  • Kirkland, J.B., 'Occurrence of Gallium and Indium in a Blende from Peelwood, New South Wales', Report of the Fourth Meeting of the Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science, vol. 4, Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science, Sydney, 1892, pp. 266-267. Details
  • Kirkland, J.B., 'Note on the Volatility of Magnesium', Report of the Fourth Meeting of the Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science, vol. 4, Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science, Sydney, 1892, pp. 263-264. Details
  • Kirkland, John Booth, 'Remarks upon and Experiments with Faure's Secondary Battery', Transactions and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria, vol. 18, Wilson & Mackinnon, Melbourne, 1882, pp. 57-59. Details
  • Masson, David Orme and Kirkland, J.B., 'The Action of Bromine and Chlorine on the Salts of Tetraethylphosphonium', Journal of the Chemical Society, London, vol. 55, Chemical Society, London, 1889, pp. 126-134. Details
  • Masson, David Orme and Kirkland, J.B., 'Preparation of the Salts of Triethylsulphine, Tetraethylphosphonium, and Analogous Bases', Journal of the Chemical Society, London, vol. 55, Chemical Society, London, 1889, pp. 135-142. Details
  • Masson, David Orme and Kirkland, J.B., 'The Experimental Investigation of Osmotic Pressure', Report of the Fifth Meeting of the Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science, vol. 5, Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science, Sydney, 1893, p. 316. Details
  • Masson, David Orme and Kirkland, J.B., 'The Experimental Investigation of Osmotic Pressure', Report of the Fifth Meeting of the Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science, vol. 5, Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science, Sydney, 1893, p. 316. Details

Online Resources

McCarthy, G.J.