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Biographical entry Moore, John Barratt (1941 - 2013)

FAA, FIEAust, FIEEE, FTSE

Born
3 April 1941
China
Died
19 January 2013
Occupation
Electrical engineer

Summary

John Moore was Head of the Department of Information Engineering at the Research School of Information Sciences and Engineering, Institute of Advanced Studies, Australian National University - a position he had held for over ten years. Moore had worked on many aspects of electrical and computer engineering and was also looking into mobile communications coding and semi-definite programming. John Moore had (co) written over two-hundred publications including six university text books and was a member of many of Australia's top scientific bodies.

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1962
Education - Bachelor of Engineering (BE) completed at the University of Queensland
1963
Education - Master of Engineering Science completed at the University of Queensland
1964
Career position - Design Engineer at Fairchild Semiconductor Integrated Circuit Design
1966
Education - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) completed at the University of Santa Clara in California, USA
1967 - 1968
Career position - Senior Lecturer in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Newcastle, New South Wales
1968 - 1973
Career position - Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Newcastle
1973 - 1982
Career position - Professor and Personal Chair in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Newcastle
1979 -
Career position - Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (FIEEE)
1980 - 1981
Career position - Visiting Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering at the University of Washington, USA (nine months)
1982 - 1990
Career position - Professorial Fellow in the Department of Systems Engineering at the Research School of Physical Sciences and Engineering, Institute of Advanced Studies, Australian National University (ANU) in Canberra
1985 -
Career position - Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering (FTSE)
1986 -
Career position - Fellow of the Institute of Engineers, Australia (FIEAust)
1990
Career position - Professor in the Department of Systems Engineering at the Research School of Physical Sciences and Engineering, ANU
1992
Career position - Visiting Professor in the Department of Statistics and Applied Probability at the University of Alberta, Canada
1992 - 1999
Career position - Head of the Department of Information Engineering (formerly Systems Engineering) at the Research School of Information Sciences and Engineering, ANU
1993
Career position - Visiting Professor in the Department of Mathematics at the University of Regensburg, Germany
1993 - 1994
Career position - Toshiba Chair at the Institute of Industrial Science, University of Tokyo, Japan (six months)
1994 -
Career position - Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science (FAA)
2002 -
Career position - Head of the Department of Information Engineering at the Research School of Information Sciences and Engineering, ANU
2003
Award - Centenary Medal received from the Australian Government

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Journal Articles

  • Anderson, Brian D. O., 'John Barratt Moore 1941-2013', Historical Records of Australian Science, vol. 25, 2014, pp. 92-111. Details

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