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Biographical entry Elwin, Syd J. (1906 - 1990)

Born
1906
Died
1990
Occupation
Optics

Summary

Syd J. Elwin worked in the optical workshop at the Commonwealth Solar Observatory during World War II. He trained technicians from contracted industrial firms in techniques in optical glass working and the theory of applied optics.

Details

Born ca 1905. Died 1993. Lecturer in manual training, Sydney Teachers' College, before World War II; optical workshop, Commonwealth Solar Laboratory during World War II.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

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