New chief scientist will build on Finkel's gas work

AUSTRALIA has a new chief scientist in physicist Dr Cathy Foley who will replace Dr Alan Finkel, architect of Australia’s federal hydrogen roadmap, in January. 

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Australia's new chief scientist Dr Cathy Foley

She leaves her position as chief scientist at the CSIRO and will be Australia's second female chief scientist. Her work as a physicist was in quantum physics and materials science.