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Brown, Edward Byam (1880 - 1966)

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Physicist and Electrical engineer
Born: 31 July 1880  Strathdownie, Victoria, Australia.  Died: 16 May 1966  Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
Edward Byam Brown was associate professor in electrical engineering, University of Melbourne 1930-46. He was the husband of Vera Scantlebury Brown.

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Born Strathdownie, Victoria, 31 July 1880. Died Melbourne, 16 May 1966. Educated University of Melbourne (MSc 1911, DSc 1926) and City & Guilds College, London (ACGI 1905). General Electric Company, Schenectady, New York 1905-07; lecturer in mathematics and physics, University of Melbourne 1908-11; lecturer in electrical engineering 1911-29; associate professor 1930-46.
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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: 15 September 2004

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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