Albert Lloyd George Rees

Albert Lloyd George Rees

Albert Lloyd George Rees

Birth : (1916-01-15)15 January 1916 Melbourne,Victoria

Death : 14 August 1989(1989-08-14)(aged 73) North Balwyn, Victoria

Personal Information

Name Albert Lloyd George Rees
Birth (1916-01-15)15 January 1916 Melbourne,Victoria
Birth Place Melbourne,Victoria
Death (1989-08-14)(aged 73) North Balwyn, Victoria
Died At North Balwyn, Victoria
Nationality Australian
Fields Chemical Physics
Institution CSIRO)

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Events Occured in Scienctist Life

1936

He then worked part-time as a laboratory assistant at Melbourne University whilst studying for a Chemistry degree, which he obtained in 1936.

1938

After further study for an M.Sc (awarded in 1938) he travelled to England to work at Imperial College.

1958

In 1958, having grown to a staff of 30 and equipped with X-ray diffraction equipment, a mass spectrometer, an ultra-violet and an infra-red spectrometer, the section became the Chemical Physics Division.

1948

He was elected a fellow of the Australian Chemical Institute in 1948 and awarded their Rennie (1945), Smith (1951) and Leighton (1970) Medals.

1954

He became a fellow of the Australian Academy of Science in 1954 and was awarded CBE in 1978.He retired from CSIRO in 1978 and died in 1989.

1990

In 1990, the Council of the Australian Academy of Science agreed on the proposal of Sir Alan Walsh FAA to initiate a series of lectures by distinguished researchers in chemical physics, to recognise the contributions of Rees to science, industry and education.

2018

The award has been made to: 2018 — Paul Mulvaney 2016 —