Air Cargo Scanner
CSIRO’s air cargo scanner allows rapid identification of contraband in air freight containers. Existing bulk scanning technologies use high-energy X-rays […]
Dust Mites (2009)
The many millions of people around the world with house dust mite allergies will be pleased to know that the first comprehensive book on the mites has just been published.
OAURS (Opto-Acoustic Underwater Remote Sensing) – an experimental system for rapid, large-area depth measurements in coastal waters, many of which […]
CSIRO Medals 2009 – Chairman’s Medal – Wireless LAN Research Team
John O’Sullivan and team members from (CSIRO Astronomy and Space Science). For delivering major technical benefits to Australia and the world and substantial returns to CSIRO from Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN) technology now underpinning wireless communication systems in over one billion products worldwide.
Sensor Networks (2008)
Flecks – low cost, low power sensor devices suitable for deployment in large numbers in wireless sensor networks, typically include an 8-bit microprocessor, a radio transceiver and multiple sensors; licensed to Australian company.
Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Yields Study (2008)
Murray-Darling Basin sustainable yields project.
CSIRO Medals 2007 – Lifetime Achievement – Dr Richard Manchester
Richard Manchester (Australia Telescope National Facility). For a lifetime contribution to the discovery and study of pulsars in the Galaxy with significant leadership, mentoring and inspiration provided to the next generation of astronomers through world-leading pulsar research.
Living Radical Polymerization by the RAFT Process (2007)
This video was produced to link to a paper that presents a review of living radical polymerization achieved with thiocarbonylthio compounds [ZC(=S)SR] by a mechanism of reversible addition-fragmentation chain transfer (RAFT).
CSIRO Medals 2007 – Research achievement – Keith Leslie and the LANDTEM Team
Keith Leslie and The LANDTEM Team (CSIRO Materials Science and Engineering). For a significant world’s first scientific and technical outcome in the development of the LANDTEM system for minerals exploration based on High Temperature Superconducting devices known as SQUIDs.