Iain Macdonald Dewar Halliday Chile Scotland

Biography of Iain Macdonald Dewar Halliday

Iain Macdonald Dewar Halliday graduated BSc from the University in 1940. He was born in Iquique, Chile, son of Macdonald, a former manager of Nitrate Officinas.

Halliday enrolled at the University in 1836, attending classes in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Metallurgy, and Applied Chemistry, for which he won a second class certificate. He graduated BSc in Applied Chemistry on 28 June 1940, and had a career as a metallurgist.


Archival Materials

  • Obituary, College Courant 57, 1976, p.47


Iain Macdonald Dewar Halliday
Born 18 April 1918.
Died 8 September 1976.
GU Degree: BSc, 1940;
University Link: Alumnus, Graduate
Occupation categories: metallurgists
English snippet: Chemistry graduate of the University of Glasgow
Record last updated: 15th Feb 2013

Country Associations

Chile Chile, Iquique
Place of Birth

Scotland Scotland, Edinburgh
Place of Death

University Connections

University Roles

  • Alumnus
  • Graduate