Biographical entry Meller, Alexander (1906 - 1969)
- Industrial chemist
Alexander Meller worked for the Research Division of APM ca 1938-68. He made major contributions to cellulose chemistry.
Born Hungary, 1906. Died 1969. Educated Hungary and Deutsche Technische Hochschule, Prague (PhD). DSc, University of Melbourne 1962. Research Division, APM 1938-68, Paper Science Section, CSIRO Division of Forest Products 1968-69. Fullbright fellowship, Institute of Paper Chemistry, Wisconsin 1951, State College of Forestry, Syracuse University 1962. Grosvenor Prize, Royal Australian Chemical Institute (jointly with W E Cohen, q.v.) 1945.
- 'Obituary: Alexander Meller, 1906-1969', Journal and Proceedings of the Royal Australian Chemical Institute, vol. 3, no. 69, 1969, p. 268. Details
Created: 24 October 1997, Last modified: 7 October 2011