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Biographical entry Mulcahy, Maurice Francis Robinson (1920 - )

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Born
13 February 1920
St Arnaud, Victoria, Australia
Occupation
Chemist

Summary

Maurice Francis R. Mulcahy worked for many of Australia's top industrial research organisations from 1942. He also spent a short period as a Senior Research Fellow in Chemistry at the University of Melbourne. During his career he co-authored at least four research articles.

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1938
Education - Diploma of Applied Chemistry completed at Gordon Institute of Technology in Geelong, Victoria
1941
Education - Bachelor of Science (BSc) completed at the University of Melbourne
1942
Education - Master of Science (MSc) completed at the University of Melbourne
1942 - 1946
Career position - Research Officer at CSIR (Council for Scientific and Industrial Research) Lubricants and Bearings Section
1948
Education - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) completed at Oxford University, UK
1949 - 1957
Career position - Research Officer at CSIR Division of Tribophysics
1958 - 1959
Career position - Senior Research Fellow in Chemistry at the University of Melbourne
1959 - 1975
Career position - Principal Research Fellow at CSIRO (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation) Division of Coal Research / Mineral Chemistry
1971
Career position - Visiting Professor of Chemistry at City University in London
1971
Education - Doctor of Science (DSc) received from Oxford University
1975 - 1981
Career position - Chief Research Scientist at CSIRO Division of Mineral Chemistry
1980 -
Award - Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering (FTSE)
1981 - 1983
Career position - Assistant Chief of the CSIRO Division of Fossil Fuels
1983
Career position - Visiting Professor of Chemistry at Akademie der Wissenschaften in Göttingen, Germany
1983
Career position - Research Fellow at CSIRO

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McCarthy, G.J.