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Ampt, Gustav Adolph (1886 - 1953)

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Born: 19 July 1886  Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia.  Died: 4 May 1953  Victoria, Australia.
Gustav Adolph Ampt was a demonstrator, lecturer and senior lecturer in the Department of Chemistry, University of Melbourne 1919-51. Earlier he was a chemist with the Commonwealth Department of Defence 1908-18.

Career Highlights

1907Bachelor of Science (BSc) completed at the University of Melbourne
1908 - 1910Instructor (part-time) with the Chemistry Department at the Working Men's College (now the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology), Melbourne
1908 - 1911Chemist at the State Explosives Laboratory of the Defence Department of Victoria
1911 - 1918Chemical Advisers Laboratory of the Defence Department of Victoria
c. 1919F.S. Grimwade Prize for Applied Chemistry received
1919 - 1921Demonstrator in Chemistry at the University of Melbourne
1921 - 1926Senior Demonstrator in Chemistry at the University of Melbourne
1927 - 1936Lecturer in Chemistry at the University of Melbourne
1933 - 1934President of the Society of Chemical Industry in Victoria
1933 - 1947Superintendent of Public Examinations in Melbourne
1936 - 1950Senior Lecturer in Chemistry at the University of Melbourne

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Structure based on ISAAR(CPF) - click here for an explanation of the fields.Prepared by: McCarthy, G.J.
Created: 20 October 1993
Modified: 25 July 2006

Published by The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre on ASAPWeb, 1994 - 2007
Originally published 1994-1999 by Australian Science Archives Project, 1999-2006 by the Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre
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