Snyder, Allan Whitenack, (FAA, FRS, FTSE) (1940-)

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Snyder, Allan Whitenack (1940-)
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Allan Snyder is Director of the Centre for the Mind at the Research School of Physical Sciences and Engineering; Foundation Head of the Optical Sciences Centre and Professor of Optical Physics and Vision Research at the Australian National University in Canberra. His research covers the area of global mental processing.

  • Career position - Communications engineer at Peter Kiewett and Sons
  • Career position - Research Assistant at the Ionospheric Research Laboratory of the Pennsylvania State University, USA
  • Career position - Senior Research Scientist in the Sylvania Applied Research Laboratory (General Telephone and Telegraph Laboratories) in Boston, USA
  • Career position - Consultant to the American General Telephone and Telegraph Company
  • Career position - Consultant to Post Office Research Department of Great Britain
  • Career position - Consultant to Standard Telecommunications Laboratory
  • Career position - Senior Research Fellow in the Departments of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, and Applied Physics at Yale University Medical School
  • Career position - Senior Research Fellow, then Senior Fellow and Professorial Fellow in Applied Mathematics at the Institute of Advanced Studies, Australian National University
  • Career position - Consultant to the Advanced Techniques Laboratory of the Australian Post Office
  • Award - Research Medal received from the Royal Society of Victoria
  • Award - Edgeworth David Medal received from the Royal Society of New South Wales
  • Career position - Chair of Optical Physics and Visual Sciences at the Institute for Advanced Studies
  • Career position - Head of the Department of Applied Mathematics at the Institute of Advanced Studies
  • Award - Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science (FAA)
  • Award - Thomas Ranken Lyle Medal received from the Australian Academy of Science
  • Career position - Head of the Optical Sciences Centre at the Institute for Advanced Studies
  • Award - Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering (FTSE)
  • Award - Fellow of the Royal Society (FRS)
  • Award - Sutherland Memorial Medal received from the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences
  • Award - CSIRO Medal received
  • Award - Massey Prize received from the Australian Institute of Physics and the Institute of Physics (UK)
  • Career position - Foundation Director of the Centre for the Mind at the Australian National University
  • Award - Australia Prize received
  • Award - Marconi International prize received

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Snyder, Allan Whitenack
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. 1997 Australia Prize: Professor Allan Snyder (Australia)
    Published: Department of Innovation, Industry, Science and Research
  3. Allan Snyder
    Series: The Tall Poppy Campaign

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