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Order of Canada

Arthur N. Bourns, O.C., Ph.D., D.Sc., F.R.S.C.

Full Name Honour Received Residence
Arthur N. Bourns, O.C., Ph.D., D.Sc., F.R.S.C. O.C. Burlington
Honour Appointment Investiture
Officer of the Order of Canada December 20, 1982 April 20, 1983
From his beginnings in Nova Scotia to his academic posts -- Professor of Chemistry and, from 1972 to 1980, president of McMaster - Professor Bourns has conducted significant research in his own field of physical organic chemistry, offered with leadership to his university and the scientific community in Canada, which led to the development of a national policy in support of basic and applied research.
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