CSIRO Medals 2002 – Chairman’s Medal – Seabed Ore Systems Team
Ray Binns and colleagues (CSIRO Exploration and Mining). For their world leadership in the discovery and scientific investigation of active ore-forming systems on the ocean floor of the southwest Pacific. Application of this research has expanded industry’s capability to find untapped mineral resources hidden within Australia’s ancient geological environments. Team Leader: Dr Ray Binns. Team Members: Ms Lesley Dotter, Dr Tim McConachy, Dr Brent McInnes, Dr Joanna Parr and Dr Chris Yeats.