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Vale Emeritus Professor John White AO 1937–2023

30 Aug 2023 12:07 PM | Anonymous

Black and white photo of Emeritus Professor John White We were saddened to learn of the recent death of John White, FAIP.

John, originally from Newcastle, studied chemistry at the University of Sydney and then at Oxford where, after gaining his doctorate, he was appointed a Fellow of St John’s College.

In 1985, John returned to Australia as Professor of Physical & Theoretical Chemistry at ANU, continuing his research on the application of neutron scattering to a wide variety of problems in chemistry.

A distinguished scientist, John was a Fellow of both the Australian Academy of Science and the Royal Society of London. Additionally, in Australia he helped to establish ISCAST – Christians in Science and Technology; serving as its President from 1992 to 2006.

Read about John on Wikipedia

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