|August 2005||Light Metals Flagship Update||www.lightmetals.csiro.au|
Message from the Director
Welcome to the
August 2005 Light Metals Update! We are continuously striving to refine and develop
our portfolio of projects to reflect the needs of, and deliver outcomes
to, industry, government and the community.
$97 Million Fund Boosts Flagship Collaborations
National Research Flagships are being strengthened by a collaboration fund
that will foster collaborative research between universities, CSIRO and
other publicly funded research agencies.
Flagship targets big issues for automotive industry
magnesium-sheet production process licensed
New markets opening up for titanium sheet
The Light Metals Flagship is pleased to acknowledge Nigel Ricketts and Craig Korn, from CSIRO Manufacturing and Infrastructure Technology (CMIT) in Brisbane, who were recently awarded a Certificate of Recognition from the United States Environmental Protection Agency for outstanding technical contributions to its ‘Sulfur Hexafluoride (SF6) Emission Reduction Partnership’ scheme. Read more.
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The Light Metals Flagship is a CSIRO initiative and part of the National Research Flagships program that aims to deliver scientific solutions to advance Australia's most important national objectives. One of the largest scientific initiatives ever mounted in Australia, it aligns closely with the Federal Government's National Research Priorities. The initiative brings together our national research resources to deliver breakthroughs in fields ranging from healthcare to light metals and the environment.
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