Albert Rovira was Chief Research scientist of the CSIRO Division of Soils. He was elected fellow of the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering. For his work on cereal cyst nematode, he received in 1987 the Sir Ian McLennan Award.
A biography of Albert Rovira is in preparation.
- Lee KE, 1998, A history of the CSIRO Division of Soils: 1927-1997
- Conservation farming -No-till pioneers celebrate a $500m legacy, Ground Cover, 67 (Grains research & Development Corportaion) [external link]