Dr Markus Ralser has been awarded the Biochemical Society’s Colworth Medal for his work on the early evolution of cellular metabolism, and the dynamic nature of metabolism that allows living cells to adapt to stress situations.
The Experimental Physicist will deliver the prestigious lecture in recognition of his remarkable academic, technical and commercial achievements in nano-magnetics.
Professor Dino Giussani acknowledged for his major contributions to obstetrics, gynaecology and to the wellbeing of women .
Barak Kushner, Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies at the University of Cambridge, has been selected as the winner of the 2016 John K. Fairbank Prize for his book Men to Devils, Devils to Men: Japanese War Crimes and Chinese Justice (Harvard University Press, 2015). The Fairbank Prize is awarded annually by the American Historical Association (AHA) to honour the best book in East Asian history since 1800. The prize will be awarded during a ceremony at the Association’s 131st Annual Meeting in Denver, Colorado, January 5-8, 2017.
The Royal Society has announced the appointment of 44 new University Research Fellows for 2016, including four academics from the University of Cambridge.
Study by Cambridge medical student awarded 'Royal College of General Practitioners Paper of the Year 2016'
Gwylim Thomas, from the Cambridge Centre for Health Services Research, is recognised for his research on informal carers.
Dr Andy Harter, Fellow of St Edmund’s College and the Cambridge University Computer Laboratory, has been awarded the Faraday Medal, the most prestigious award of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET).
Professor Andy Neely recognised as world-leading engineer by Institution of Engineering and Technology Achievement Awards
Professor Andy Neely, Head of the University of Cambridge’s Institute of Manufacturing, Founding Director of the Cambridge Service Alliance and Fellow of Sidney Sussex College, has been awarded the Achievement Medal (Viscount Nuffield Silver Medal) for Manufacturing, one of the Institution of Engineering and Technology’s (IET) Achievement Awards.
Prathiba M Singh Scholarship awarded in India.
Prof Christine Holt from the Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience has received the 2016 Antonio Champalimaud Vision Award, the largest in the world in the field of vision