Biographical entry Blunden, William Ross (1916 - )
- 18 June 1916
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
- Mechanical engineer
William Ross Blunden worked on the CSIRO differential analyser in the early 1950s.
Born Sydney, 18 June 1916. Educated University of Sydney (BSc, BE). DE. Lieutenant Colonel, Royal Australian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers, Australian Imperial Force 1940-46; Senior Research Officer, CSIRO 1947-52; Scientific Adviser to the Australian Military Board 1952-56; Foundation Professor of Traffic Engineering, University of New South Wales 1956-81, Emeritus Professor from 1981. Institution of Engineers (Australia) Inaugural Medal in Transport Engineering.
- 'Blunden, W R', Trove, National Library of Australia, 2009, http://nla.gov.au/nla.party-793986. Details
- Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering, Technology in Australia 1788-1988, Online edn, Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, Melbourne, 3 May 2000, http://www.austehc.unimelb.edu.au/tia/index_b.html. Details
Created: 25 May 2001, Last modified: 6 December 2006
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