Rees, A. L. G. (Albert Lloyd George) (1916-1989)

Also known as
Rees, Albert Lloyd George, FAA (1916-1989)
Rees, Albert Lloyd George (1916-1989)
Riz, A. (1916-1989)
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Chemist
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Biographies

Albert Lloyd G. Rees was Head of the Chemical Physics Section, CSIR/O, Division of Industrial Chemistry 1944-58 and Chief of the Division of Chemical Physics 1958-78. He initiated research in electron microscopy, electron diffraction, optical spectroscopy, X-ray crystallography, mass spectroscopy, solid-state physics (including studies of luminescence and fluorescence) and theoretical chemistry. He also contributed to the development of the Australian scientific instrument industry.

  • Education - Bachelor of Science (BSc) completed at the University of Melbourne
  • Education - Master of Science (MSc) completed at the University of Melbourne
  • Career position - Lecturer in Organic Chemistry at the University of Western Australia
  • Career position - Beit Scientific Research Fellow and part-time lecturer in Advanced Inorganic Chemistry at Imperial College of Science and Technology, University of London
  • Career position - Gas Identification Officer for the Cities of Westminster and Wandsworth, UK
  • Education - Diploma of Imperial College completed at the Imperial College of Science and Technology
  • Education - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) completed at the Imperial College of Science and Technology
  • Career position - Research Chemist with Philips Electrical Industries, UK
  • Career position - Head of the Chemical Physics Section at the CSIR (Council for Scientific and Industrial Research) / CSIRO (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation) Division of Industrial Chemistry
  • Award - Rennie Medal received from the Royal Australian Chemical Institute
  • Award - Fellow of the Royal Australian Chemical Institute (FRACI)
  • Education - Doctor of Science (DSc) received from the University of Melbourne
  • Award - Fellow of the Australian and New Zealand Association for the Advancement of Science (FANZAAS)
  • Award - H.G. Smith Memorial Medal received from the Royal Australian Chemical Institute
  • Award - Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science (FAA)
  • Career position - Assistant Chief of the CSIRO Division of Industrial Chemistry
  • Career position - Chairman of the Australian Academy of Science National Committee for Pure and Applied Chemistry
  • Career position - President of the Royal Australian Chemical Institute, Victorian branch
  • Career position - Chief of the CSIRO Division of Chemical Physics
  • Career position - Chairman of CSIRO Chemical Research Laboratories
  • Career position - President of the ANZAAS Section B (Chemistry)
  • Career position - Secretary of Physical Sciences at the Australian Academy of Science
  • Career position - Chairman of the Australian Academy of Science International Relations Committee
  • Career position - President of the Royal Australian Chemical Institute
  • Career position - President of the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
  • Award - Leighton Memorial Medal received from the Royal Australian Chemical Institute
  • Award - Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE)
  • Career position - Chairman of the Independent External Review of Defence Science and Technology Organisation
  • Career position - Fellow of the Faculty of Science at Monash University in Clayton, Victoria

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  1. Papers
    Rees, A. L. G. (Albert Lloyd George), 1916-1989
    [ Unpublished : 1963-1966 ]
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 19.348)

  2. The First twenty-five years / [editors: Frank Fenner and A.L.G. Rees]
    Australian Academy of Science
    [ Book : 1980-1995 ]
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    The First twenty-five years / [editors: Frank Fenner and A.L.G. Rees]
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 18.069)

  3. Chemistry of the defect solid state / A.L.G. Rees
    Rees, A. L. G. (Albert Lloyd George), 1916-1989
    [ Book : 1954 ]
    At 9 libraries
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 12.88)

  4. [Studies in absorption spectra] / [A.L.G. Rees]
    Rees, A. L. G. (Albert Lloyd George), 1916-1989
    [ Thesis : 1948 ]
    At Uni of Melb Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 10.136)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 10.136)

  5. Science in bondage : the inaugural Ian William Wark lecture, 30 November 1987
    Rees, A. L. G. (Albert Lloyd George), 1916-1989
    [ Book : 1987-1988 ]
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    Science in bondage : the inaugural Ian William Wark lecture, 30 November 1987
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  6. Report, October 1980 / Independent External Review of the Defence Science and Technology Organisation
    Independent External Review of the Defence Science and Technology Organisation (Australia)
    [ Book, Article : 1980-1981 ]
    At 29 libraries
    Report, October 1980 / Independent External Review of the Defence Science and Technology Organisation
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 7.616)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 7.616)

  7. The absorption spectra of pyridine in solvents, bromine in solvents, bromine in foreign gases / A. L. G. Rees
    Rees, A. L. G. (Albert Lloyd George), 1916-1989
    [ Thesis : 1938 ]
    At Uni of Melb Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 7.049)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 7.049)

  8. Report, October 1980 / Independent External Review of the Defence Science and Technology Organisation
    Independent External Review of the Defence Science and Technology Organisation (Australia)
    [ Book, Article : 1980-1981 ]
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    Report, October 1980 / Independent External Review of the Defence Science and Technology Organisation
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  9. Khimiia kristallov s defektami / A. Riz ; perevod s angliiskogo A.G. Ostroumova ; pod redaktsiei V.P. Zhuze
    Rees, A. L. G. (Albert Lloyd George), 1916-1989
    [ Book : 1956 ]
    Languages: Russian
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 6.843)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 6.843)

  10. A guide to the records of Albert Lloyd George Rees / prepared by Rod Buchanan, Gavan McCarthy and Mark Scillio with Lisa O'Sullivan
    McCarthy, Gavan, 1956-
    [ Book : 1993 ]
    At Black Mountain
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 5.277)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 5.277)

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  1. [Biographical cuttings on A. L. G. Rees, Dr., scientist, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
    [ Published : 1900-1990 ]
    At National Library
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  2. Papers
    Rees, A. L. G. (Albert Lloyd George), 1916-1989
    [ Unpublished : 1963-1966 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 19.536)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 19.536)

  3. A guide to the records of Albert Lloyd George Rees / prepared by Rod Buchanan, Gavan McCarthy and Mark Scillio with Lisa O'Sullivan
    Buchanan, Roderick
    [ Book : 1993 ]
    At 2 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 18.254)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 18.254)

  4. Albert Lloyd George Rees 1916-1989 / Alan Walsh and J.B. Willis
    Walsh, Alan
    [ Book : 1992 ]
    At 7 libraries
    Albert Lloyd George Rees 1916-1989 / Alan Walsh and J.B. Willis
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  4. Albert Lloyd George Rees Guide to Records
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  3. END OF THIRD YEAR KING GREETS ALLIES SPEECH BY LLOYD GEORGE THE WAY TO WIN | LONDON, Aug. 5.
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