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Poulos, Harry George (1940 - )

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Civil engineer
Born: 27 April 1940  Katoomba, New South Wales, Australia
Harry George Poulos was Professor of Civil Engineering, University of Sydney 1982- and Senior Principal, Coffey Partners International Pty Ltd 1989- . His research has been concentrated on the analysis of the settlement and deformation of foundations of earth-supported structures.

Career Highlights
Born Katoomba, 27 April 1940. AM 1993. Educated University of Sydney (BE (hons) 1961, PhD 1965, DScEng 1976). Engineer, MacDonald Wagner and Priddle 1964-65, lecturer in civil engineering, University of Sydney 1965-69, senior lecturer 1969-72, reader 1972-82, professor 1982- , Senior Principal, Coffey Partners International Pty Ltd 1989- , Chairman 1991-93. J. J. Croes Medal 1973, W. H. Warren (q.v.) Prize and Medal 1985, Fellow, Australian Academy of Science 1988, John Jaeger (q.v.) Memorial Award 1988.

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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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