Biographical entry Linklater, Peter Munro
- Food scientist
Peter Munro Linklater, of the University of New South Wales, worked on cheese starters. He developed a new system of cheese factory control. Starter activity is measured at the beginning of each day, and temperature and pH are measured by vat probes and fed to a dedicated mini-computer which gives the cheesemaker complete control over his factory's performance, resulting in a relatively constant curd moisture.
- 'Linklater, P M', Trove, National Library of Australia, 2009, https://nla.gov.au/nla.party-905800. Details
- Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering, Technology in Australia 1788-1988, Online edn, Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, Melbourne, 3 May 2000, http://www.austehc.unimelb.edu.au/tia/index_l.html. Details
Created: 25 May 2001, Last modified: 4 February 2010
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