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Technology in Australia 1788-1988Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering
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Chapter 11 - Energy
Research and Development
Professor H. K. Messerle, F.T.S., F.I.E.Aust., Professor of Electrical Engineering, University of Sydney.
Dr. E. C. Potter, CSIRO Division of Fossil Fuels.

C. H. Martin, Consulting Mining Engineer. Formerly General Superintendent BHP/AIS and Queensland Collieries.

Oil and Natural Gas
Compiled from information provided by
S. K. Langley, A. O., F.T.S., F.I.E.Aust.
Sir lan McLennan, K.C.M.G., K.B.E., F.T.S., F.A.A.
R. A. Murray, Former oil industry writer, Financial Review.
DR R. G. WARD, F.T.S., The BHP Co Ltd.

Nuclear Energy
Professor D. W. George, A.O., B.Sc., B.E., Ph.D., F.T.S., F.I.Mech.E., F.I.E.Aust., F.A.I.P., F.A.I.E.; Former Chairman, Australian Atomic Energy Commission.

Bagasse, Firewood and other Biomass
Dr. J. R. Allen, A.M., B.E., Ph.D., F.T.S., F.I.E.Aust., M.I.Mech.E., Former Director, Sugar Research Institute.
Dr. J. J. Todd, Centre for Environmental Studies, University of Tasmania.
R. Mendelsohn, Victorian Solar Energy Council.

Electric Power Generation and Distribution
A. C. H. Frost, M.B.E., B.Sc.(Eng-), F.I.E.E., F.I.E.Aust. Former Assistant Director, Snowy Mountains Engineering Corporation.

Manufactured Gas
Rosemary Broomham, M.A. Historical Consultant to the Australian Gas Light Company, Sydney.
Ray Proudley, B.A. (Hons), Dip.Ed., Gas and Fuel Corporation of Victoria.

Industrial Process Heating
Dr. J. R. Allen, A.M., F.T.S.

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