Winners 2012


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 2012 Winner

Dr Thomas Colacot, Johnson Matthey

B

Bader Award 2012 Winner

Professor John Murphy, University of Strathclyde

Sir Derek Barton Gold Medal 2012 Winner

Professor Jean-Marie Lehn, ISIS, Universite de Strasbourg

Beilby Medal and Prize 2012 Winner

Professor Adam Lee, Cardiff University

Ronald Belcher Award 2012 Winner

David Collins, Dublin City University

Bioorganic Chemistry Award 2012 Winner

Professor Ben Davis, University of Oxford

Joseph Black Award 2012 Winner

Professor Aaron Wheeler, University of Toronto

Bourke Award 2012 Winner

Professor Gregory Scholes, University of Toronto

Robert Boyle Prize for Analytical Science 2012 Winner

Professor Norman Dovichi, University of Notre Dame

C

Catalysis in Organic Chemistry Award 2012 Winner

Professor David MacMillan, Princeton University

Centenary Prize 2012 Winner

Professor Craig Hawker, University of California

Centenary Prize 2012 Winner

Professor Timothy Swager, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Centenary Prize 2012 Winner

Professor Stephen Withers, University of British Columbia

Joseph Chatt Award 2012 Winner

Professor Brian Hoffman, Northwestern University

Chemical Dynamics Award 2012 Winner

Professor Donald Truhlar, University of Minnesota

Chemistry of Transition Metals Award 2012 Winner

Professor Christopher Chang, University of California, Berkeley

Chemistry World Entrepreneur of the Year Award 2012 Winner

Professor Paul Workman, The Institute of Cancer Research

Corday-Morgan Prize 2012 Winner

Professor Polly Arnold, University of Edinburgh

Corday-Morgan Prize 2012 Winner

Professor Lee Cronin, University of Glasgow

Corday-Morgan Prize 2012 Winner

Professor David Smith, University of York

Rita and John Cornforth Award 2012 Winner

Professor Stefan Przyborski, Reinnervate, Durham University (Project Leader)

D

Dalton Young Researchers Award 2012 Winner

Dr Ross Inglis, University of Edinburgh

Peter Day Award 2012 Winner

Professor Ian Manners, University of Bristol

E

Education Award 2012 Winner

Professor Uri Zoller, University of Haifa

F

Faraday Lectureship Prize 2012 Winner

Professor Richard Saykally, University of California, Berkeley

Frankland Award 2012 Winner

Professor Philip Mountford, University of Oxford

G

Gibson-Fawcett Award 2012 Winner

Dr Andrew Fogg, University of Liverpool

Green Chemistry Award 2012 Winner

Professor Edman Tsang, University of Oxford

H

Harrison-Meldola Memorial Prize 2012 Winner

Dr Michael Ingleson, University of Manchester

Harrison-Meldola Memorial Prize 2012 Winner

Dr Tuomas Knowles, University of Cambridge

Harrison-Meldola Memorial Prize 2012 Winner

Dr Marina Kuimova, Imperial College London

Norman Heatley Award 2012 Winner

Dr Judy Hirst, The Medical Research Council Mitochondrial Biology Unit, Cambridge

Hickinbottom Award 2012 Winner

Dr Rachel O'Reilly, University of Warwick

Higher Education Teaching Award 2012 Winner

Dr Michael Seery, Dublin Institute of Technology

I

Inspiration and Industry Award 2012 Winner

Lorelly Wilson, Lorelly Wilson Ltd

Interdisciplinary Prize 2012 Winner

Professor Hagan Bayley, University of Oxford

J

John Jeyes Award 2012 Winner

Professor Alastair Lewis, University of York

K

Khorana Prize 2012 Winner

Professor Lewis Kay, University of Toronto

Jeremy Knowles Award 2012 Winner

Professor Thomas Muir, Princeton University

Stephanie L Kwolek Award 2012 Winner

Professor Robert Cava, Princeton University

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Lord Lewis Prize 2012 Winner

Professor Sir David King, Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment

Liversidge Award 2012 Winner

Professor Anthony Legon, University of Bristol

M

Main Group Chemistry Award 2012 Winner

Professor Dominic Wright, University of Cambridge

Marlow Award 2012 Winner

Dr Robert Best, University of Cambridge

Merck Award 2012 Winner

Professor Timothy Jamison, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Ludwig Mond Award 2012 Winner

Professor Douglas Stephan, University of Toronto

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Natural Product Chemistry Award 2012 Winner

Professor Richard Taylor, University of York

Nyholm Prize for Inorganic Chemistry 2012 Winner

Professor Anthony Cheetham, University of Cambridge

P

Pedler Award 2012 Winner

Professor Scott Rychnovsky, University of California, Irvine

R

Theophilus Redwood Award 2012 Winner

Professor Scott McLuckey, Purdue University

Charles Rees Award 2012 Winner

Professor Christopher Moody, University of Nottingham

Robert Robinson Award 2012 Winner

Professor Kendall Houk, University of California, Los Angeles

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Schools Education Award 2012 Winner

Dr David Wright, Kendrick School, Reading

Soft Matter and Biophysical Chemistry Award 2012 Winner

Professor Arieh Warshel, University of Southern California

George and Christine Sosnovsky Award in Cancer Therapy 2012 Winner

Professor Raymond Bonnett, Queen Mary, University of London

Supramolecular Chemistry Award 2012 Winner

Professor Jerry Atwood, University of Missouri-Columbia

Surfaces and Interfaces Award 2012 Winner

Professor Mats Persson, University of Liverpool

Sustainable Water Award 2012 Winner

Professor David Stuckey, Imperial College London

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Teamwork in Innovation Award 2012 Winners

Biostatus Ltd

Tilden Prize 2012 Winner

Professor Harry Anderson, University of Oxford

Tilden Prize 2012 Winner

Professor James Durrant, Imperial College London

Tilden Prize 2012 Winner

Professor Patrick Unwin, University of Warwick

W

Sir Geoffrey Wilkinson Award 2012 Winner

Professor Geoffrey Cloke, University of Sussex

Y

Young Industrialist of the Year Award 2012 Winner

Dr Asier Unciti-Broceta, Deliverics Ltd