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Awards, prizes and significant appointments made to academics in MPLS from April 2019.

Royal Society medals

November 2019

Mathematical Institute

October 2019

Department of Engineering Science

Mathematical Institute

September 2019

Department of Chemistry

Department of Computer Science

Department of Engineering Science

Department of Statistics

  • Professor Pier Palamara awarded a European Research Council Starting Grant

Department of Zoology

  • Dr Sarah Knowles awarded a European Research Council Starting Grant

Mathematical Institute

August 2019

Department of Earth Sciences

Department of Engineering Science 

Department of Materials

Department of Statistics

Mathematical Institute

July 2019

Department of Chemistry

Department of Earth Sciences

Department of Engineering Science 

Department of Physics

Department of Zoology

Mathematical Institute

  • Professor David Conlon awarded a 2019 London Mathematical Society Whitehead Prize  
  • Professor Ben Green awarded a 2019 London Mathematical Society Senior Whitehead Prize
  • Professor Andrew Wiles awarded a 2019 London Mathematical Society De Morgan Medal

June 2019

Department of Computer Science

Department of Materials

  • Professor Lapo Bogdani received the Zasshikai Lectureship Award of the University of Tokyo
  • Professor Richard Todd and colleagues received the 2019 Ross Coffin Purdy Award of the American Ceramic Society

Department of Physics

Department of Statistics

Department of Zoology

May 2019

Department of Chemistry

  • Professor Justin Benesch: Royal Society of Chemistry Norman Heatley Award Winner 2019
  • Professor Ben Davis made a Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences
  • Professor Roel Dullens: Royal Society of Chemistry Corday-Morgan Prize Winner 2019
  • Professor Véronique Gouverneur: Royal Society of Chemistry Organic Stereochemistry Award Winner 2019
  • Professor Dermot O’Hare and the SCG-Oxford Centre of Excellence in Chemistry: Royal Society of Chemistry Industry-Academia Collaboration Award Winner 2019
  • Professor Christopher Schofield: Royal Society of Chemistry Interdisciplinary Prize Winner 2019 

Department of Engineering Science

  • Professor Janet Pierrehumbert appointed as a new member of the US National Academy of Sciences (NAS)

Department of Materials

Department of Physics

Department of Plant Sciences

  • Professor Jane Langdale appointed a Foreign Associate of the US National Academy of Sciences (NAS)

Department of Statistics

  • Professor Christina Goldschmidt made a Fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics

Department of Zoology

Rosalind Franklin Institute 

  • Professor James Naismith: Royal Society of Chemistry Tilden Prize Winner 2019

April 2019

Department of Chemistry

Department of Computer Science

Department of Physics

Mathematical Institute