Biographical entry Tattam, Charles Maurice (Maurice) (1903 - 1986)
- 3 September 1903
Caulfield, Victoria, Australia
Maurice Tattam worked in the Geology Department at the University of Melbourne from 1945, being Professor of Geology from 1965.
Born Caulfield, Victoria, 3 September 1903. Educated University of Melbourne (BSc), Imperial College of Science and Technology, London (PhD) and Colorado School of Mines (ScD). Geologist 1928-43; Deputy Director, Geological Survey of Nigeria 1943-44; senior lecturer in geology, University of Melbourne 1945-49, Associate Professor 1949-65, Professor of Geology, 1965-?.
- Darragh, Thomas A., 'John Lindsay Knight, and Charles Maurice Tattam', Special Publications of the Geological Society of Australia, vol. 5, 1976, pp. 1-9. Details
- 'Tattam, Charles Maurice (19030903-19861231)', Trove, National Library of Australia, 2009, http://nla.gov.au/nla.party-1476782. Details
- Hill, Dorothy, 'Edwin Sherbon Hills, 1906-1986', Historical Records of Australian Science, vol. 7, no. 1, 1987, pp. 79-95. Also available at http://www.publish.csiro.au/paper/HR9870710079.htm. Details
Created: 13 December 2001, Last modified: 26 November 2010