Taylor, Stuart Ross (1925-)

Also known as
Taylor, S. R. (1925-)
Taylor, S. R. (Stuart Ross) (1925-)
Taylor, S. Ross, (Stuart Ross) (1925-)
Taylor, S. Ross (1925-)
Field of activity
Geochemist
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http://nla.gov.au/anbd.aut-an35541996
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Biographies

Ross Taylor was a Professorial Fellow, Research School of Earth Sciences, Australian National University 1962-1990 and later a Visiting Fellow and Emeritus Professor in the Department of Geology. His research interests include cosmochemistry, geochemistry and planetology.

Born Ashburton, New Zealand, 26 November 1925. Educated University of New Zealand (BSc 1948, MSc 1951), Indiana University (PhD 1954) and University of Oxford (MA 1956, DSc 1978). Departmental Demonstrator, University of Oxford 1954-55; University Demonstrator (Lecturer), Department of Geology and Mineralogy, University of Oxford 1956-58; Senior Lecturer in Geochemistry, University of Cape Town 1958-60; Senior Fellow, Department of Geophysics, Australian National University 1961; Professorial Fellow, Research School of Earth Sciences 1962-90; Principal Investigator for lunar samples, NASA Lunar Program 1970-90. Fellow, Meteoritical Society 1976; Fellow, Australian Academy of Science 1978; Honorary Fellow, Geological Society of India 1978; Honorary Fellow, Geological Society of London 1982; Richard Owen Award, Indiana University, 1986; Norman L. Bowen Award, American Geophysical Union 1988; Honorary Fellow, Royal Society of New Zealand 1989; Goldschmidt Medal, The Geochemical Society 1993; G.K. Gilbert Award in planetology, Geological Society of America 1994; Foreign Associate, United States National Academy of Sciences 1994; Fellow, American Geophysical Union 1995; Clarke Memorial Lecture, Royal Society of New South Wales 1995; Leonard Medal, Meteoritical Society 1998. President, Meteoritical Society 1989-90. Planet Rosstaylor named in his honour by the International Astronomical Union 1997.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Taylor, Stuart Ross (Ross)
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Interview with Professor Ross Taylor
    Crompton, Bob
    Published: Australian Academy of Science, 2002
    Series: Interviews with Australian scientists
  3. Pieces of Another World
    Taylor, S. R.
    Published: 1994
    Series: Sky and Space, 7, 4, 24-27

Resources by Stuart Ross Taylor (19)

  1. Solar system evolution : a new perspective : an inquiry into the chemical composition, origin and evolution of the solar system / Stuart Ross Taylor
    Taylor, Stuart Ross, 1925-
    [ Book : 1992-2001 ]
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    Solar system evolution : a new perspective : an inquiry into the chemical composition, origin and evolution of the solar system / Stuart Ross Taylor
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  2. Spatial variability of flow and transport parameters in a porous medium / by Stewart Ronald Taylor
    Taylor, Stuart Ross, 1925-
    [ Thesis : 1985 ]
    At Black Mountain
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  3. Destiny or chance / Stuart Ross Taylor
    Taylor, Stuart Ross, 1925-
    [ Audio book : 2000 ]
    Destiny or chance / Stuart Ross Taylor
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  4. Lunar science: a post-Apollo view : scientific results and insights from the lunar samples / Stuart Ross Taylor
    Taylor, Stuart Ross, 1925-
    [ Book : 1975 ]
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    Lunar science: a post-Apollo view : scientific results and insights from the lunar samples / Stuart Ross Taylor
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  5. Planetary science : a lunar perspective / Stuart Ross Taylor
    Taylor, Stuart Ross, 1925-
    [ Book : 1982 ]
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    Planetary science : a lunar perspective / Stuart Ross Taylor
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  6. Destiny or chance : our solar system and its place in the cosmos / Stuart Ross Taylor
    Taylor, Stuart Ross, 1925-
    [ Book : 1998-2000 ]
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    Destiny or chance : our solar system and its place in the cosmos / Stuart Ross Taylor
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  7. Destiny or chance revisited : planets and their place in the cosmos / Stuart Ross Taylor, Research School of Earth Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    Taylor, Stuart Ross, 1925-
    [ Book : 2012 ]
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    Destiny or chance revisited : planets and their place in the cosmos / Stuart Ross Taylor, Research School of Earth Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
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  8. The continental crust, its composition and evolution : an examination of the geochemical record preserved in sedimentary rocks / Stuart Ross Taylor, Scott M. McLennan
    Taylor, Stuart Ross, 1925-
    [ Book : 1985 ]
    At 25 libraries
    The continental crust, its composition and evolution : an examination of the geochemical record preserved in sedimentary rocks / Stuart Ross Taylor, Scott M. McLennan
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  9. The evolution of continental crust / by S. RossTaylor and Scott M. McLennan
    Taylor, Stuart Ross, 1925-
    [ Book : 1996 ]
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  10. Moon rocks and minerals : scientific results of the study of the Apollo 11 lunar samples with preliminary data on Apollo 12 samples / Alfred A. Levinson and S. Ross Taylor
    Levinson, A. A. (Alfred Abraham), 1927-
    [ Book : 1971 ]
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    Moon rocks and minerals : scientific results of the study of the Apollo 11 lunar samples with preliminary data on Apollo 12 samples / Alfred A. Levinson and S. Ross Taylor
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  2. Instructor's complete solutions to accompany Physical chemistry, 2nd edition by R. Stephen Berry, Stuart A. Rice & John Ross / prepared by Joseph N. Kushick & Caroline Taylor
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    Instructor's complete solutions to accompany Physical chemistry, 2nd edition by R. Stephen Berry, Stuart A. Rice & John Ross / prepared by Joseph N. Kushick & Caroline Taylor
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