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Raymond John Stalker 1930–2014 (2016)


Raymond John Stalker was born in Dimboola, Victoria on 6 August 1930 and died in Brisbane on 9 February 2014. He had a distinguished academic career at the Australian National University in Canberra and at the University of Queensland. His work on hypersonic flow was universally recognized, and the ‘Stalker Tube' facilities he pioneered were able to reach unprecedented flow speeds and were reproduced in many laboratories around the world.

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Authors & Contributors
Hurst, Angas
Klein, A. G.
Debnath, Lokenath
Stalker, R. J.
Meyer, E. Nicole
Marusic, Ivan
Historical Records of Australian Science
Imperial College Press
Fluid mechanics
Scientific expeditions
Green, Herbert Sydney
Lighthill, M. James
Meyer, Richard Ernst
Perry, Anthony Edward
Carver, John Henry
Buchdahl, Hans Adolph
Time Periods
20th century
21st century
20th century, late
University of Melbourne
Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions

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