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Allen, David (1946 - 1994)

Born: 30 July 1946  England.  Died: 26 July 1994.
David Allen undertook infrared astronomy at the Anglo Australian Telescope. He was largely responsible for the design and development of an infrared instrument, "IRIS". He was the first and only permanent member of the observatory's scientific staff from 1983.

Career Highlights

1975 - 1976Astronomer at the Anglo-Australian Observatory
1977 - 1994Research Astronomer at the Anglo-Australian Observatory
1991 - 1993President Astronomical Society of Australia


Structure based on ISAAR(CPF) - click here for an explanation of the fields.Prepared by: Rosanne Walker
Created: 30 June 1997
Modified: 23 May 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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