CSIRO Medals 2006 – Research achievement – Air Cargo Scanner
Brian Sowerby, James Tickner (CSIRO Minerals). For developing a world-first air cargo scanner for interrogating consolidated air cargo for contraband such as drugs and explosives.
CSIRO Medals 2006 – Research achievement – Dr John Church
John Church (CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research). For his world-recognised research leading to significant improvement in understanding the rate of sea level rise.
CSIRO Medals 2006 – Research achievement – Dr Graeme Batley and the CECR Team
Graeme Batley (Centre for Environmental Contaminants Research, CSIRO Land and Water). For research advancing the assessment and regulation of contaminants in aquatic sediments.
CSIRO Medals 2006 – Research achievement – Ken Atkinson Textile and Fibre Technology Team
Ken Atkinson and colleagues (CSIRO Textile and Fibre Technology). For inventing a new method for producing multifunctional carbon nanotube yarns and transparent sheets that have a unique range of physical properties.
CSIRO Medals 2006 – Chairman’s Medal – Colin Ward
Colin Ward and colleagues (CSIRO Molecular and Health Technologies). For their landmark achievement of determining the molecular structure of the human insulin receptor, the protein on the surface of cells that mediates the effects of insulin.
CSIRO Medals 2005 – Lifetime Achievement – Dr Jim Peacock
Jim Peacock (CSIRO Plant Industry). For his tremendous impact on CSIRO and science in Australia over the last forty years […]
CSIRO Medals 2005 – Research achievement – Total Wellbeing Diet research team
Manny Noakes, Peter Clifton and colleagues (CSIRO Health Sciences and Nutrition). For the body of scientific research that led to the development of the CSIRO Total Wellbeing Diet.