CSIRO Medals 1993 – Research achievement – Dr Bob Winks
Bob Winks (CSIRO Entomology). For his contribution to the Australian grain industry.
CSIRO Medals 1993 – Research achievement – Dr Robin Bedding
Robin Bedding (CSIRO Entomology). For his work using nematodes to control insect pests.
CSIRO Medals 1991 – Chairman’s Medal – Dr Peter Room
Peter Room (CSIRO Entomology). For his work on the biological control of the water weed salvinia. Dr Room helped design and implement projects that cleared salvinia from lakes and rivers in eastern Australia, from 200 square kilometres of lakes in the Sepik flood-plain in Papua New Guinea, and from hundreds of water bodies in Sri Lanka.
Termite Attack (1990)
Controlling the attack on buildings by termites without resorting to the extensive use of chemical sprays is a major objective of CSIRO's Dr John French.