Rabbit calicivirus (1999)
European rabbits have spread uncontrollably to devastate the Australian environment. However a new virus is starting to take effect.
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.
CSIRO Medals 1998 – Research achievement medal – X-ray phase-contrast imaging team
A new X-ray technique that can produce much more detailed and sharper pictures.
Oil from plants (1998)
Instead of drilling into the ground or the ocean for industrial oils, they will soon come from a renewable, environmentally […]
CSIRO Medals 1998 – Research achievement – Dr Robert Leicester
Robert Leicester (CSIRO Building, Construction and Engineering). For scientific contributions to knowledge of timber structural properties.
CSIRO Medals 1998 – Research achievement medal – Parkes Multibeam System Team
Lister Staveley-Smith, Trevor Bird, Malcolm Sinclair, Warwick Wilson (Australia Telescope National Facility, CSIRO Telecommunications and Industrial Physics). For the Parkes […]
Crack tracker (1998)
Cracks in the road are not only annoying, they can develop into expensive repairs. Imagine a device that travels at […]