Brian John Robinson 1930–2004
J. B. Whiteoak and H. L. Sim
Historical Records of Australian Science
17(2) 263 - 281
Published: 10 November 2006
In a half-century involvement in radio astronomy, Brian Robinson achieved international recognition and received many honours. During a forty-year career at CSIRO Division of Radiophysics, he undertook leading research, headed the Astrophysics Group, and contributed significantly in the Australia Telescope planning and funding campaign. Internationally, he distinguished himself in radio astronomy committees and negotiations to protect radio astronomy observations from interference from telecommunication transmissions.
Full text doi:10.1071/HR06006
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