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Aitchison, Gordon Douglas (1918 - 2003)

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Born: 6 March 1918  Adelaide, South Australia, Australia.  Died: June 2003  Mornington, Victoria, Australia.
Gordon Douglas Aitchison was educated at the University of Adelaide and University of Melbourne. Chief, Division of Applied Geomechanics, CSIRO, 1967-78.

Career Highlights

1957 - 1961Inaugural Vice-President Australasian International Society Soil Mechancis and Foundation Engineers
1959 - 1967Officer-in-charge of the Soil Mechanics Section CSIRO (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation)
1967 - 1978Chief of the CSIRO Division of Applied Geomechanics
1969 - 1977Chairman Institute Publicity and Exchange Geomechanics Computer Programs ISSMFE
1980 - 1982President of the Royal Society of Victoria


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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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