Geoffrey Barker Medal - Further Information

In the past the Geoffrey Barker medal has been awarded to outstanding UK and Ireland electrochemists who contributed to the field with important experimental or theoretical achievements. The research work should be recognized internationally, and seen as strengthening the standing of UK Electrochemistry.

Past Winners

  • 2014 - P. Bruce
  • 2012 – F. Armstrong
  • 2010 – P. Unwin
  • 2007 – A. Kornyshev
  • 2003 – P. N. Bartlett
  • 2001 – D. E. Williams
  • 2000 – D. J. Schiffrin
  • 1997 – A. M. Bond
  • 1994 – R. Compton
  • 1991 – L. M. Peter
  • 1988 – W. J. Albery     


  • A CV of no more than four A4 pages (single-line spacing, Arial 11pts. or equivalent), including the ten most significant research papers in the context of the nomination (plus brief justification), and a list of previously won awards and medals, if applicable. 
  • A statement of not more than two A4 pages (single-line spacing, Arial 11pts. or equivalent) describing the most significant contributions of the nominee and their originality and novelty, in comparison with the state of the field at the time.    
  • Optional: An appendix with any material not listed above, but considered relevant in the context of the award nomination (no page limit) 


Contact and Further Information

Dr Mark Symes MRSC
Secretary 2017 - 2020
University of Glasgow
Tel: +44 141 330 4416