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Biographical entry Perry, Anthony Edward (1937 - 2001)

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Born
19 February 1937
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Died
3 January 2001
Occupation
Mechanical engineer

Summary

Anthony Edward Perry was Professor (Personal Chair), Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, University of Melbourne 1984-2001. His research was on experimental and theoretical aspects of turbulence and vortex motions.

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1955
Career position - Cadet Engineer at ICIANZ
1958
Career position - Trainee Engineer at Humes Ltd.
1959
Education - Diploma of Mechanical Engineering (DipMechE) completed at the Royal Melbourne Technical College
1960
Education - Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering with Honours (BE (Mech) Hons) completed at the University of Melbourne
1962
Education - Master of Engineering Science with Honours (MESc (Hon)) completed at University of Melbourne
1962 - 1965
Career position - Assistant Lecturer at University of Melbourne
1965 - 1967
Career position - Resident Tutor in Engineering at Queens College, University of Melbourne
1965 - 1969
Career position - Lecturer at the University of Melbourne
1966
Education - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) completed at the University of Melbourne
1968
Career position - Resident Tutor in Mechanical Engineering at Ormond College, University of Melbourne
1969 - 1972
Career position - Senior Lecturer at the University of Melbourne
1972 - 1984
Career position - Reader at the University of Melbourne
1984 - 2001
Career position - Professor (Personal Chair) in the Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering at the University of Melbourne
1985 -
Career position - Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science (FAA)
1998
Career position - Fellow of the American Physical Society

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Published resources

Journal Articles

  • Marusic, Ivan and Smits, Alexander J., 'Anthony Edward Perry 1937-2001', Historical Records of Australian Science, vol. 21, no. 1, 2010, pp. 91-105. Details

Newspaper Articles

  • Chong, M. S., 'Obituary: Professor Anthony E. Perry, Scientist', The Age, 30 January 2001. Details

Online Resources

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