Klein, A. G. (1935-)

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Klein, A. G.
Klein, Anthony George (1935-)
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Tony Klein is an internationally recognised physicist who has specialised in optics for many years. In 1965 he was appointed senior lecturer in physics at the University of Melbourne and quickly moved through the ranks, eventually being promoted to Personal Chair (1983). Klein is a talented teacher and communicator who has written well over one hundred scientific papers and has written reports for the Australian Broadcasting Commission (ABC).

  • Education - Bachelor of Electrical Engineering (BEE) completed at the University of Melbourne
  • Career position - Research Scientist at the Australian Atomic Commission
  • Career position - Visiting Scientist at the Argonne National Laboratory in Illinois, USA
  • Career position - Visiting Scientist at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee, USA
  • Career position - Senior Research Scientist at the Australian Atomic Commission
  • Career position - Senior Lecturer in Physics at the University of Melbourne
  • Career position - Honorary Fellow of the University College, London
  • Career position - Visiting Scientist at the Institut Laue-Langevin in Grenoble, France
  • Education - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) completed at the University of Melbourne
  • Career position - Committee member of the Australian Institute of Physics, Victorian branch
  • Career position - Reader in Physics at the University of Melbourne
  • Career position - Visiting Scientist at the Institut Laue-Langevin in Grenoble, France
  • Career position - Chairman of the Australian Institute of Physics, Victorian branch
  • Career position - Personal Chair in Physics at the University of Melbourne
  • Career position - Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
  • Career position - Vice-President, then President of the Australian Optical Society
  • Education - Doctor of Science (DSc) received from the University of Melbourne
  • Career position - Vice-President of the Australian Institute of Physics
  • Career position - President of the Australian Institute of Physics

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Klein, Anthony George (Tony)
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Geoffrey Ivan Opat, 1935-2002
    Klein, A. G.
    Published: 2005
    Series: Historical Records of Australian Science, 16, 1, 65-89
  3. Obituary: Geoffrey Ivan Opat AO, FAA
    Klein, Tony
    Published: 2002
    Series: The Age

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