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PROF Frank LARKINS

Positions

  • Chemical Physics, Synchrotron Science, Energy Policy (Molecules, Coal, Electronic Structure)

Overview

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  • Professor Frank Larkins is Deputy Vice Chancellor International and Professor of Chemistry at the University of Melbourne. He has previously served as Deputy Vice Chancellor Research, Dean of the Faculty of Science and Dean of the Faculty of Land and Food Resources.

    Professor Larkins is also Chief Scientist Energy for the Victorian Government through the Department of Primary Industries.

       

Affiliation

Member of

  • Australian Institute of Energy. Fellow 2007 -
  • Australian Institute of Physics. Fellow 2007 -
  • Australian Academy of Science. Fellow 1995 -
  • Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering. Fellow 1989 -
  • Royal Australian Chemical Institute. Fellow 1963 - 2007

Publications

Selected publications

Research

Awards

Education and training

  • DSc, University of Melbourne 1987
  • DPhil, University of Oxford 1969
  • DipAdvMath, University of Oxford 1967
  • BEd, University of Melbourne 1966
  • MSc, University of Melbourne 1966
  • Dip Ed, University of Melbourne 1963
  • B Sc (Hons), University of Melbourne 1962

Awards and honors

  • Fellow of the Australian Institute of Physics, 2004
  • Fellow of the Royal Australian Chemical Institute, 2004
  • Fellow of the Australian Institute of Energy, 2004
  • Centenary Medal of Australia, 2003
  • Member of the Order of Australia, AM, 2001
  • Leighton Memorial Medal Royal Aus. Chemical Institute, 1995
  • Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science, 1995
  • Baragwanath Award for coal Science Aus. Inst. Energy, 1992
  • Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering, 1989
  • Fulbright Senior Scholarship, 1986
  • Sir Ian Wark Applied Research Medal RACI, 1985
  • Rennie Medal Royal Australian Chemical Institute, 1973
  • Queen Elizabeth II Fellowship, 1971
  • Senior Scholar Wadham College Oxford, 1968
  • Rhodes Scholarship for Victoria, 1966

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