Professor David Atchison

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Faculty of Health,
School of Optometry & Vision Science

Personal details


Faculty of Health,
School of Optometry & Vision Science


Colour vision, Eye - focusing system of the eye, Optics of the eye & corrective lenses, Optometry, Sunglasses, colour blindness, ocular aberrations


Ophthalmology and Optometry

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


  • Doctor of Science (Queensland University of Technology)
  • PhD (The University of Melbourne)
  • MSc(Optom) (The University of Melbourne)
  • BSc (The University of Melbourne)

Professional memberships and associations

  • Chair - MS/24 Ophthalmic Optics - Standards Australia
  • Member - three technical committees - Standards Australia
  • Fellow, American Academy of Optometry
  • Fellow, Optical Society of America
  • Member, Australian Optical Society


OPB353 - Ophthalmic Optics 3*   OPB453 - Ophthalmic Optics 4*   OPB351 - Visual Science 3   OPN163 - Primary Care Clinic 7   OPN164 - Research Methods in Optometry and Vision Science   OPN263 - Primary Care Clinic 8   OPN264 - Research Project     * Unit co-ordinator

Selected publications

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