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Nimmo, Robert Rutherford (1902 - 1982)

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Born: 17 October 1902  Dunedin, New Zealand.  Died: 19 July 1982  Dunedin, New Zealand.
Robert Rutherford Nimmo worked as a physicist and lecturer in Australia, New Zealand and the United States of America. During his career he (co-) authored at least five scientific articles.

Career Highlights

1925Master of Science (MSc) completed at Otago University College, New Zealand
1926 - 19291851 Exhibition Scholar
1929Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) completed at the University of Cambridge, UK
1929 - 1939Lecturer in Physics at the University of Western Australia
1939 - 1943Research Fellow at the University of Birmingham, UK
1943 - 1945Worked at Manhattan Project in the United States of America
1943 - 1948Lecturer in Physics at the University of Birmingham
1948 - 1968Professor of Physics at the University of Otago in New Zealand

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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 August 2005

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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