CSIRO is Australia’s national science agency and one of the largest and most diverse research organisations in the world. CSIRO has 5,500 talented people working at more than 50 sites across Australia and internationally. The organisation is in the top 1% of global research institutions for 15 of 22 scientific discipline fields, and the top 0.1% for four fields including Geosciences and Environment & Ecology. World-renowned successes include WiFi, the Hendra vaccine and polymer banknotes.
CSIRO is a world leader in resource research, working in partnership with industry, government, OEMs, METS and universities in Australia and overseas, and delivers breakthrough innovation across the mining value chain, with a proud track record of industry innovation. Among CSIRO’s many inventions, our sensing and automation technologies have removed mine workers from hazardous areas and resulted in significant increases in productivity. Addressing industry’s greatest challenges, CSIRO’s research aims to benefit Australia and the world by growing the resource base, improving safety and productivity, and driving social and environmental performance through innovative science and technology.