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PETER EDWARD DEXTER

Background

  • DEXTER, PETER EDWARD was born on September 27, 1945 in Maryborough, Queensland, Australia.

  • Education

    • University of Queensland, 1963-1966, Bachelor of Science (Honours). Bureau(s) of Meteorology Training School, Australia, 1967, Diploma Meteorology. James Cook University, 1969-1971, Master of Science Physics, 1975-1979, Doctor of Philosophy Physics.

      Spoken languages: English, French, Italian.

    Career

    • Chief, Ocean Affairs Division, World Weather Watch Department, World Meteorological Organization. Acting Supt, Physical Rch Section, Rch Branch, Bureau of Meteorology, Australia, 1982-1984. Rch Fellow, Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom, 1980-1981.

      Meteorologist (Rch), Transfer Processes Sub-Section, Rch Branch, Bureau of Meteorology, Australia, 1971-1980. Tutor, Physics Department, James Cook University, Australia, 6970. Meteorologist (Forecasting), Regional Office, Queensland, Bureau of Meteorology, 1968-1969.

    Membership

    Member Fellow, Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society. Fellow, Royal Meteorological Society (United Kingdom).

    Personality

    Interests

    Physical oceanography, meteorology, environmental remote sensing, science administration, science teaching. Literature, sport (tennis, squash, rugby football), music, bridge, gardening.

    Connections

    • Spouse Robyn Jean Archer, National of Australia.
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    Born September 27, 1945
    (age 72)
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