CSIRO Medals 1998 – Chairman’s Medal – Dr David Phillips and the OPTIM team
David Phillips and colleagues (CSIRO Wool Technology). For the development of the OPTIM™ fibre process for the generation of innovative new wool fibres. Team Leader: Dr David Phillips. Team Members: Dr Ahmed Bhoyro, Dr John Cook, Dr David King, Dr Gary O’Loughlin, Dr John Rippon, Mr Keith Thomas and Dr John Warner.