PROF Bruce McKellar

PROF Bruce McKellar


  • Theoretical Particle Physics (B Physics, Neutrinos, CP Violation, quantum chromodynamics, early universe, particle phenomenology, general theoretical physics)



Member of

  • Institute of Physics. Chartered Physicist 1969 -
  • International Council of Science (ICSU). Member, Regional Committee for Asia and the Pacific 2009 - 2011
  • International Union of Pure and Applied Physics. Vice President 2005 - 2008


Selected publications


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Education and training

  • DSc, University of Melbourne 1976
  • PhD, University of Sydney 1966
  • BSc (Hons), University of Sydney 1962

Awards and honors

  • Flinders Medal and Lecture, Australian Academy of Science, 2009
  • Massey Medal, For contributions to the Standard Model of Particle Physics, AIP and IoP(UK), 2006
  • Boas Medal, Australian Institute of Physics, 1992
  • Lyle Medal, Australian Academy of Science, 1991
  • Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science, 1987
  • Fellow of the American Physical Society, 1977
  • Research Medal, Royal Society of Victoria, 1977
  • Fellow of the Institute of Physics, 1974
  • Pawsey Medal, Australian Academy of Science, 1972
  • Fellow of the Australian Institute of Physics, 1972



Available for supervision

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