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Biographical entry Burgmann, Victor Dudley (1916 - 1991)

Born
5 December 1916
Died
1991
Occupation
Science administrator

Summary

Victor Dudley Burgmann was Officer in Charge, CSIRO Wool Textile Research Laboratories, Sydney 1949-58 and Chief, Division of Textile Physics, Wool Research Laboratories 1958-69.

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Born 5 December 1916. CBE 1977. Educated University of Sydney (BSc, BE). Research Officer, CSIR Division of Radiophysics 1939-40; Scientific Liaison Officer, London 1940-42, Washington 1942-43; Research Officer, CSIR Division of Radiophysics 1943-45, Principal Research Officer 1945-49; Officer in Charge, CSIRO Wool Textile Research Laboratories, Sydney 1949-58, Chief, Division of Textile Physics, Wool Research Laboratories 1958-69; Associate Member of CSIRO Executive 1969-70, Member 1970-77, Chairman 1977-78. Bronze Medal, The Institute of Navigation 1950; Fellow, Institution of Engineers (Australia).

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Journal Articles

  • Briggs, G. H.; Burgmann, V. D., 'Obituary: John Edward Thompson', Australian Journal of Science, vol. 18, no. 1, 1955, p. 22. Details

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Rosanne Walker