#Minerals and Mining
Space: the mining frontier
CSIRO is developing fully autonomous large scale surface and underground mining equipment that has the potential to eventually be used […]
Atomic absorption spectroscopy
The concept of atomic absorption spectroscopy (AAS) came to CSIRO scientist Alan Walsh in a flash of inspiration as he […]
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.
CSIRO Medals 2006 – Business Excellence Medal – John Shaw and the Intellection Team
John Shaw and colleagues (CSIRO Minerals, CSIRO Corporate Commercialisation team and Intellection Pty LTd). For successfully transforming an innovative technical concept – Quantitative Evaluation of Minerals using Scanning Electron Microscopy (QEM*SEM) – into a vibrant, well capitalized, and rapidly expanding ‘born global’ company: Intellection Pty Ltd.
CSIRO Medals 2005 – Research achievement – Fluid history analysis team
Peter Eadington and the Fluid History Analysis Team (CSIRO Petroleum Resources). For development of an innovative suite of techniques that reveal the step-wise fill history of petroleum reservoirs in previously unseen detail.
CSIRO Medals 2004 – Business Excellence Medal – Improving Thickener Technology Team
John Farrow and colleagues (CSIRO Minerals). For the processes they have used to ensure research outcomes were converted into substantial […]
CSIRO Medals 2004 – Research achievement – Petroleum Reservoir Characterisation Team
Lincoln Patterson and the Reservoir Characterisation Team (CSIRO Petroleum). For developing and applying new methods to assess reservoirs in deep sedimentary formations.