Winners 2014


We are pleased to announce the latest RSC Prize and Award winners.

The RSC recognises outstanding members of the chemical science community through its wide range of awards. Winners range from up-and-coming younger researchers to senior industrialists.


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Applied Catalysis Award 2014 Winner

Professor Douglas Stephan, University of Toronto

B

Bader Award 2014 Winner

Professor David Procter, University of Manchester

Barrer Award 2014 Winner

Dr Luis Gómez-Hortigüela, Instituto de Catálisis y Petroleoquímica-CSIC

Sir Derek Barton Gold Medal 2014 Winner

Professor E.J. Corey, Harvard University

Beilby Medal and Prize 2014 Winner

Professor Javier Pérez-Ramírez, ETH Zurich

Ronald Belcher Award 2014 Winner

Ms Sarah McAughtrie, University of Strathclyde

The Anne Bennett Memorial Award for Distinguished Service 2014 Winner

Dr John Green (Retired), formerly BP Chemicals Ltd

Bioorganic Chemistry Award 2014 Winner

Professor Wilfred van der Donk, University of Illinois

Joseph Black Award 2014 Winner

Dr Shabaz Mohammed, University of Oxford

Bourke Award 2014 Winner

Professor Ann McDermott, Columbia University

Robert Boyle Prize for Analytical Science 2014 Winner

Professor Eric Bakker, University of Geneva

C

Catalysis in Organic Chemistry Award 2014 Winner

Professor Michael Willis, University of Oxford

Centenary Prize 2014 Winner

Professor Eiichi Nakamura, University of Tokyo

Centenary Prize 2014 Winner

Professor Sir Fraser Stoddart, Northwestern University

Centenary Prize 2014 Winner

Professor Karen Wooley, Texas A&M University

Joseph Chatt Award 2014 Winner

Dr Amy Rosenzweig, Northwestern University

Chemical Dynamics Award 2014 Winner

Professor Andrew Orr-Ewing, University of Bristol

Chemistry of Transition Metals Award 2014 Winner

Professor Euan Brechin, University of Edinburgh

Chemistry World Entrepreneur of the Year Award 2014 Winner

Professor Tom Brown, University of Oxford

Corday-Morgan Prize 2014 Winner

Professor Milo Shaffer, Imperial College London

Corday-Morgan Prize 2014 Winner

Professor David Spring, University of Cambridge

Corday-Morgan Prize 2014 Winner

Professor Molly Stevens, Imperial College London

Rita and John Cornforth Award 2014 Winner

Structural Genomics Consortium, University of Oxford

D

Dalton Young Researchers Award 2014 Winner

Dr Kogularamanan Suntharalingam, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Peter Day Award 2014 Winner

Professor Duncan W. Bruce, University of York

E

Education Award 2014 Winner

Dr Keith Taber, University of Cambridge

F

Faraday Lectureship Prize 2014 Winner

Professor Michel Che, Université Pierre et Marie Curie

Frankland Award 2014 Winner

Professor Cameron Jones, Monash University

G

Gibson-Fawcett Award 2014 Winner

Dr Andrew Dove, University of Warwick

Green Chemistry Award 2014 Winner

Professor Michael North, University of York

H

Harrison-Meldola Memorial Prize 2014 Winner

Dr Matthew Fuchter, Imperial College London

Harrison-Meldola Memorial Prize 2014 Winner

Dr David Glowacki, University of Bristol

Harrison-Meldola Memorial Prize 2014 Winner

Dr Erwin Reisner, University of Cambridge

Norman Heatley Award 2014 Winner

Dr Edward Tate, Imperial College London

Hickinbottom Award 2014 Winner

Dr Stephen Goldup, Queen Mary, University of London

Higher Education Award 2014 Winner

Dr Michael Cole, Manchester Metropolitan University

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Industrial Analytical Science Award 2014 Winner

Dr Kevin Giles, Waters Corporation

Inspiration and Industry Award 2014 Winner

Professor Peter Dowding, Infineum UK Limited

Interdisciplinary Prize 2014 Winner

Professor Steven Armes, University of Sheffield

Interdisciplinary Prize 2014 Winner

Professor Sabine Flitsch, University of Manchester

Interdisciplinary Prize 2014 Winner

Professor Richard Pancost, University of Bristol

J

John Jeyes Award 2014 Winner

Professor Vicki H. Grassian, University of Iowa

K

Khorana Prize 2014 Winner

Professor Gideon Davies, University of York

Jeremy Knowles Award 2014 Winner

Professor Gurdyal Besra, University of Birmingham

Stephanie L Kwolek Award 2014 Winner

Professor Joseph T. Hupp, Northwestern University

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Lord Lewis Prize 2014 Winner

Professor Sir John Holman, University of York

Liversidge Award 2014 Winner

Professor Michael Ashfold, University of Bristol

M

Main Group Chemistry Award 2014 Winner

Professor Dr Holger Braunschweig, Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg

Marlow Award 2014 Winner

Dr Cinzia Casiraghi, University of Manchester

Merck Award 2014 Winner

Professor Andy Smith, University of St. Andrews

Ludwig Mond 2014 Winner

Professor Gerard Parkin, Columbia University

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Natural Product Award 2014 Winner

Professor Ian Paterson, University of Cambridge

Nyholm Prize for Inorganic Chemistry 2014 Winner

Professor Thomas Rauchfuss, University of Illinois

P

Pedler Award 2014 Winner

Professor David Leigh, University of Manchester

R

Theophilus Redwood Award 2014 Winner

Professor Evan Williams, University of California, Berkeley

Charles Rees Award 2014 Winner

Professor Tim Donohoe, University of Oxford

Robert Robinson Award 2014 Winner

Professor Robert G. Bergman, University of California, Berkeley

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Soft Matter & Biophysical Chemistry Award 2014 Winner

Professor Alan Rowan, University of Nijmegen

George and Christine Sosnovsky Award in Cancer Therapy Award 2014 Winner

Professor Roger Griffin, Newcastle University

Spiers Memorial Award 2014 Winner

Professor Pulickel M. Ajayan, Rice University

Spiers Memorial Award 2014 Winner

Professor Fred Wudl, University of California, Santa Barbara

Supramolecular Chemistry Award 2014 Winner

Professor Philip Gale, University of Southampton

Surfaces and Interfaces Award 2014 Winner

Professor Bernard Binks, University of Hull

Sustainable Water Award 2014 Winner

Professor Simon Parsons, Scottish Water

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Teamwork in Innovation Award 2014 Winners

The QUILL Research Centre, Queen's University Belfast

Technician of the Year

Recognising individuals that have been working in a technical support role, with a strong basis in chemical sciences, for at least one year

Tilden Prize 2014 Winner

Professor Andrew Cooper, University of Liverpool

Tilden Prize 2014 Winner

Professor Guy Lloyd-Jones, University of Edinburgh

Tilden Prize 2014 Winner

Professor Iain McCulloch, Imperial College London

W

Sir Geoffrey Wilkinson Award 2014 Winner

Professor Tobin Marks, Northwestern University

Y

Young Industrialist of the Year Award 2014 Winner

Dr Nathan Lawrence, Schlumberger Gould Research