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Langford-Smith, Fritz (1904 - 1966)

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Electrical engineer
Born: 29 June 1904  Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.  Died: 3 December 1966  Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
Fritz Langford-Smith was heavily involved in science communication and engineering research. He wrote two books on radiotronics and was a long-term editor of the journal Radiotronics (1935-1950). Langford-Smith worked in England and in Australia mainly at AWA (Amalgamated Wireless Australasia) Valve Co.

Career Highlights

1926Bachelor of Science (BSc) completed at the University of Sydney
1928Bachelor of Engineering (BE) completed at the University of Sydney
1929 - 1932Engineer at Cosmos Lamp Works in the UK
1932 - 1956Engineer at AWA (Amalgamated Wireless Australasia) Valve Co.
1935 - 1950Editor of Radiotronics
1956 - 1963Engineer with the English Electrical Co. in the UK

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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: 14 July 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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