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Ex-department colleague passes away

Tony John Chandler, a professor in the department, has sadly passed away

Ex-department colleague passes away

Professor Tony John Chandler (dob 1928) died on 17 July 2008. From 1956 until 1973 he was Lecturer, Reader and latterly Professor of Geography at UCL. In 1973 he moved to the University of Manchester as Head of Department, and was subsequently Master of Birkbeck College, 1977-79.

His specialisms were meteorology and air pollution, and he pioneered research into London's urban climate in the early 1960s.


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