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Corporate entry CSIRO Division of Textile Physics (1958 - 1988)

Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation

Ryde, New South Wales, Australia
Industrial or scientific research and Materials or Textiles Industries
Reference No
CA 4368
Legal Status
Agency of the Commonwealth of Australia
Ryde, New South Wales


In 1958 the three laboratories of the CSIRO Wool Textile Research Laboratories became separate Divisions. The Division of Textile Physics was established and carried out research into the physical properties of wool fibres.


 1949 - 1958 CSIRO Physics and Engineering Unit
       1958 - 1988 CSIRO Division of Textile Physics
             c. 1980 - c. 1988 CSIRO Physical Technology Unit
             1988 - 1999 CSIRO Division of Wool Technology
                   1988 - 1990 CSIRO Division of Coal Technology
                   1999 - CSIRO Division of Textile and Fibre Technology
                         1990 - c. 1995 CSIRO Division of Coal and Energy Technology
                               c. 1995 - CSIRO Energy Technology

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  • Historical Directory of Council for Scientific and Industrial Research and Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, 1926-1976, CSIRO, Canberra, 1978, 101 pp. Details

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Ailie Smith