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Biographical entry Kirkland, John Booth (1860 - 1900)

Born
1860
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Died
5 May 1900
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Occupation
Chemist

Summary

John Kirkland spent almost twenty years at the University of Melbourne, first as a student then as an assistant and demonstrator in Chemistry. He wrote at least two chemistry articles during this time.

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Events

1878 - 1898
Career position - Assistant then Demonstrator in Chemistry at the University of Melbourne
1879 - 1880
Education - Bachelor of Science? (BSc) completed at the University of Melbourne

Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

Journal Articles

  • Kirkland, J.B., 'Note on the Precipitation of Zinc Sulphide', Report of the Second Meeting of the Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science, 2 (1890), 397-398. Details
  • Kirkland, J.B., 'Notes on the Spectra of Zinc and Cadmium', Report of the Second Meeting of the Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science, 2 (1890), 395-397. Details
  • Kirkland, J.B., 'Note on the Electrolysis of the salts of Organic Bases', Report of the Fourth Meeting of the Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science, 4 (1892), 264-265. Details
  • Kirkland, J.B., 'Lecture Experiment on Gaseous Diffusion', Report of the Fourth Meeting of the Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science, 4 (1892), 265-266. Details
  • Kirkland, J.B., 'Occurrence of Gallium and Indium in a Blende from Peelwood, New South Wales', Report of the Fourth Meeting of the Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science, 4 (1892), 266-267. Details
  • Kirkland, J.B., 'Note on the Volatility of Magnesium', Report of the Fourth Meeting of the Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science, 4 (1892), 263-264. Details
  • Kirkland, John Booth, 'Remarks upon and Experiments with Faure's Secondary Battery', Transactions and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria, 18 (1882), 57-59. Details
  • Masson, David Orme and Kirkland, J.B., 'The Action of Bromine and Chlorine on the Salts of Tetraethylphosphonium', Journal of the Chemical Society, London, 55 (1889), 126-134. Details
  • Masson, David Orme and Kirkland, J.B., 'Preparation of the Salts of Triethylsulphine, Tetraethylphosphonium, and Analogous Bases', Journal of the Chemical Society, London, 55 (1889), 135-142. Details
  • Masson, David Orme and Kirkland, J.B., 'The Experimental Investigation of Osmotic Pressure', Report of the Fifth Meeting of the Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science, 5 (1893), 316. Details
  • Masson, David Orme and Kirkland, J.B., 'The Experimental Investigation of Osmotic Pressure', Report of the Fifth Meeting of the Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science, 5 (1893), 316. Details

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McCarthy, G.J.