Professor John Barrow, Professor Judith Driscoll and Professor Henning Sirringhaus have been awarded medals in the 2015 Institute of Physics awards.
Leverhulme Professor of Human Evolution recognised for research contributions and achievements in physical anthropology.
Dr Roy D. Patterson has been awarded the Silver Medal of the Acoustical Society of America for outstanding achievement in acoustics research.
Dr Rachel Oliver from the Cambridge Centre for Gallium Nitride has received a prestigious RAEng/Leverhulme Trust Senior Research Fellowship from the Royal Academy of Engineering.
Harveer Dev, an alumnus of St John’s College Cambridge, has received a Royal College of Surgeons Research Scholar Fulbright Award to enable him to research at Harvard University on one of the most prestigious and selective scholarship programmes operating world-wide.