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Award Matthew Flinders Medal and Lecture (1957 - )

From
1957
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Website
https://www.science.org.au/opportunities-scientists/recognition/honorific-awards/career-awards

Summary

The Matthew Flinders Medal and Lecture has been awarded by the Australian Academy of Science in alternate years since 1957. It recognises scientific research of the highest standing in the physical sciences, and honours the contributions of Australia's early scientific researchers. Only Fellows of the Academy are eligible to receive the Medal. The Medal is named after naval officer Matthew Flinders who circumnavigated Australia in 1801 to 1803 in H.M.S. Investigator.

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