Opat, Geoffrey I. (1935-)

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Opat, G. I. (1935-)
Opat, G. I. (Geoffrey Ivan) (1935-2002)
Opat, Geoffrey (1935-)
Opat, Geoffrey I. (1935-2002)
Opat, Geoffrey Ivan, (AO, FAA) (1935-2002)
Opat, Geoffrey Ivan (1935-)
Opat, Geoffrey Ivan (1935-2002)
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Physicist; Academics - Physics
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Geoffrey Opat was Professor of Experimental Physics at the University of Melbourne 1973-2002 and published widely in the fields of nuclear physics and particle physics.

Born Melbourne, 16 November 1935. Died Melbourne, 7 March 2002. Educated University of Melbourne (BSc 1957, MSc 1959, PhD 1961). General Motors Research Fellow, University of Melbourne 1959-61; Fullbright Research Associate, University of Pennsylvania 1961-64; Senior Lecturer in Physics, University of Melbourne 1964-73; Professor of Experimental Physics 1973-2002. Boas Medal for Physics Research 1990; Fellow, Australian Academy of Science 1994; R&D Award 1996.

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Geoffrey Ivan Opat was born in Melbourne, 16 November 1935, and died in Melbourne, 7 March 2002. He was educated at University of Melbourne (BSc 1957, MSc 1959, PhD 1961). He was a General Motors Research Fellow, University of Melbourne 1959-1961; Fullbright Research Associate, University of Pennsylvania 1961-1964; Senior Lecturer in Physics, University of Melbourne 1964-1973; Professor of Experimental Physics 1973-2002. Boas Medal for Physics Research 1990; Fellow, Australian Academy of Science 1994; R&D Award 1996. He published widely in the fields of nuclear physics and particle physics.

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Geoffrey Ivan Opat was born in Melbourne, 16 November 1935, and died in Melbourne, 7 March 2002. He was educated at University of Melbourne (BSc 1957, MSc 1959, PhD 1961). He was a General Motors Research Fellow, University of Melbourne 1959-1961; Fullbright Research Associate, University of Pennsylvania 1961-1964; Senior Lecturer in Physics, University of Melbourne 1964-1973; Professor of Experimental Physics 1973-2002. Boas Medal for Physics Research 1990; Fellow, Australian Academy of Science 1994; R&D Award 1996. He published widely in the fields of nuclear physics and particle physics.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Opat, Geoffrey Ivan
    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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  1. Family Notices
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  3. MONTE CARLO simulation of experiments : an introduction : illustrated by the computer programs SIMUL8 ([Mu]+ e+[Nu] [Nu] Mu]@ in TINA and MINA NaI detectors), MONTE-PION ([Pi]+ e+[Nu] @ in TINA and MINA NaI detectors) / Geoffrey I. Opat
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  1. On the Effects of Gravitational Fields on the Electrical Properties of Matter
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