Awards archive

Full details of past IOM3 medal and prize winners are available by year as follows:

2013 award winners
2012 award winners
2011 award winners
2010 award winners
2009 award winners
2008 award winners
2007 award winners
2006 award winners
2005 award winners
2004 award winners
2003 award winners

See also Awards for Outstanding Achievement

Recipients of specific awards for personal achievement over recent years are listed below. Click the links below to go to the list of recipients of each award.

Bessemer    Colclough    Chapman    Colwyn   Dowding    Frank Fitzgerald   Futers    Gold Medal    Griffith     Grunfeld    Hancock    Holland    Holliday     Hume-Rothery    Jenkins    Kroll     T B Marsden    Medal for Excellence    Platinum    Prince Philip    Rosenhain    Rowbotham    Sir Andrew Bryan    Silver Medal    Stokowiec    Swinburne    Thomas    Verulam

Bessemer

2013 Professor Kenneth Mills, 2012 Graham Honeyman, 2011 Ian Christmas, 2010 Professor Mike Sellars, 2009 Giovanni Arvedi, 2008 Dr Tridibesh Mukherjee, 2007 L Mittal, 2006 Prof H Bhadeshia, 2005 Mr S I Pettifor, 2004 Prof R J Fruehan, 2003 Mr J P Birat, 2002 Dr R E Dolby, 2001 Dr M J Pettifor, 2000 Prof T Gladman, 1999 Dr E T Turkdogan, 1998 Dr R Baker, 1997 Mr F Kenneth Iverson, 1996 Sir Brian Moffat, 1995 P Wright, 1994 Prof F B Pickering, 1993 Mr Hiroshi Saito, 1992 Mr C E H Morris, 1991 Dr F Fitzgerald, 1990 Mr J S Pennington, 1989 Mr G R Heffernan, 1988 Sir Robert Scholey, 1987 Mr Tae Joon Park, 1986 Mr J R D Tata, 1985 Viscount Etienne Davignon, 1984 Dr P Metz, 1983 I K MacGregor, 1982 G W van Stein Callenfels, 1981 Sir Ian McLennan KCMG, 1980 Dr M. Tenenbaum, 1979 H O H Haavisto, 1978 Dr K Brotzmann, 1977 Dr H Morrogh, 1976 J D Joy, 1975 Dr R Weck, 1974 Sir Monty Finniston, 1973 J W Menter, 1972 M Morgan, 1971 A G Quarrell, 1970 Prof P Coheur, 1969 H M Queen Elizabeth II, 1968 F D Richardson, 1967 E T Judge, 1966 J H Chesters, 1965 T Sendzimir, 1965 N P Allen, 1964 H Malcor, 1963 F H Saniter, 1962 Sir Charles Goodeve, 1961 W Barr, 1960 H Schenck, 1959 B M S Kalling, 1958 W F Cartwright, 1957 H Durrer, 1956 C Sykes, 1955 J Chipman, 1954 T P Colclough, 1953 R Mather, 1952 H H Burton, 1951 B F Fairless, 1950 J Mitchell, 1948 W J Dawson, 1947 K M Tigerchiold, 1947 Sir William J Larke, 1946 J S Hollings, 1945 H Wright, 1944 E Lewis, 1943 J H Whiteley, 1942 E G Grace, 1941 T Swinden, 1940 Sir Andrew McCance, 1939 J Henderson, 1938 C H Desch, 1937 Col N T Bealiew, 1937 A Mayer, 1936 F Clements, 1935 A M Portevin, 1934 H M King George V, 1933 W H Hatfield, 1932 H Louis, 1931 Sir Harold Carpenter, 1930 W Rosenhain, 1930 E Schneider, 1929 The Hon Sir Charles A Parsons, 1928 C M Schwab, 1927 A Wahlberg, 1926 Sir Hugh Bell, 1925 T Turner, 1924 A Sauveur, 1923 W H Maw, 1922 K Honda, 1921 C Freemont, 1920 H Brearley, 1919 F Giolotti, 1918 The Rt Hon Lord Invernairn of Strathnairn, 1917 A Lamberton, 1916 F W Harbord, 1915 P Martin, 1914 E Riley, 1913 A Greiner, 1912 J H Darby, 1911 H L Le Chatelier, 1910 E H Saniter, 1909 A Pourcel, 1908 B Talbot, 1907 J A Brinell, 1906 F Osmond, 1906 H M King Edward VII, 1905 J O Arnold, 1904 Andrew Carnegie, 1904 Sir Robert Hadfield, 1903 The Rt Hon Lord Airdale of Gledhow, 1902 F A Krupp, 1901 J E Stead, 1900 H de Wendel, 1899 H M Queen Victoria, 1898 R Prince-Williams, 1897 Sir Frederick A Abel, 1896 H Wedding, 1895 H M Howe, 1894 J Gjers, 1893 J Fritz, 1892 A Cooper, 1891 The Rt Hon Lord Armstrong, 1890 W D Allen, 1890 Hon A S Hewitt, 1889 J D Ellis, 1889 H Schneider, 1888 D Adamson, 1887 J Riley, 1886 E Williams, 1885 R Akerman, 1884 E P Martin, 1884 E W Richards, 1883 G J Snelus, 1883 Sidney Gilchrist Thomas, 1882 A L Holley, 1881 W Menelaus, 1880 Sir Joseph Whitworth, 1879 P Cooper, 1878 P Ritter von Tunner, 1877 J Percy, 1876 R F Mushet, 1875 Sir C William Siemens, 1874 Sir Lowthian Bell

Colclough

2013 EurIng Norman Cooper, 2012 Steven Brett, 2011 Timothy Williams, 2010 Professor T Neville Baker, 2009 P E Reynolds, 2008 S E Webster, 2006 F Faries, 2004 M Gleave, 2002 J H Beynon, 2000 J G Simpson, 1998 P E J Flewitt, 1997 J W Campbell, 1996 G Walker, 1995 B M Armstrong, 1994 M J Pettifor, 1993 J H Ball, 1992 H P Jost, 1991 D A Campbell & M M Bowness, 1990 G D Saul, 1989 J W Cudby, 1988 T Tait, 1986 G T Brown, 1984 J R Blank, 1982 P Nilles, 1981 V T Morgan, 1980 D S Calvert, 1979 A N Whiting, 1978 A D Busby, 1977 G Heynert, 1976 V Giedroyc, 1975 E Davies, 1973 C Sturdy, 1972 H Wiegel, 1971 I M D Halliday, 1970 W H Jenkins, 1969 H W Meyer, 1968 E M Summers, 1967 B Trentini, 1966 T Dennison, 1965 J A Kilby, 1964 J McCracken, 1963 R W Evans

Chapman

2013 Dr Geoffrey Andrews, 2012 Professor Neil Rushton, 2011 Professor Serena Best, 2010 Professor James Kirkpatrick, 2009 Dr Dennis C Smith, 2008 A Curtis, 2007 D Williams, 2006 B Tighe, 2005 M Braden, 2004 L L Hench, 2003 W Bonfield

Colwyn

Given alternate (odd) years with Hancock 
2013 Professor Mark Warner, 2011 Dr Richard Spontak, 2009 Dr James Busfield, 2007 K Fuller, 2001 J R Dunn, 1999 K C Frisch, 1997 K A Grosch, 1995 G J Lake, 1993 J M Buist, 1992 A R Williams, 1990 M R Porter, 1989 V F Evstratov, 1988 J B Donnet, 1986 E Holroyd, 1984 A Y Coran, 1981 E W Duck, 1980 H Mark, 1979 M Morton, 1978 A G Thomas, 1977 A N Gent, 1976 J M J Massoubre, 1975 J Furukawa, 1974 J I Cuneen, 1973 C E H Bawn CBE FRS, 1972 A R Payne, 1971 J D Ferry, 1970 A Schallamach, 1969 B C Sekhar, 1968 W F Watson, 1967 V E Gough, 1966 L Mullins, 1965 W C Wake, 1964 G E Bloomfield, 1963 E W Madge, 1962 C L Bateman, 1961 L R G Treloar, 1960 Erich Konrad, 1958 J LeBras, 1957 H W Melville FRS, 1956 W B Wiegand, 1955 H N Ridley & C Flaconer-Flint, 1954 P J Flory, 1953 D Parkinson, 1952 G Gee, 1951 C E T Man, 1950 A van Rossem, 1949 E A Murphy, 1948 J R Scott, 1947 R P Dinsmore, 1946 Geo Martin, 1945 W J S Nauton, 1944 S A Brazier OBE, 1943 A Healey, 1941 B J Heaton, OBE, 1940 P Schidrowita & H P Stevens, 1939 S S Pickles, 1938 B D Porritt, 1936 C J Beaver, 1935 D F Twiss, 1934 O de Vires, 1933 W H Paull, 1929 W H Stevens, 1928 G Stafford Whitby.

Dowding

2013 Michael Clark, 2012 Professor Zhongyung Fan, 2011 Hugo Uijtdebroeks, 2010 Dr John Wadsworth, 2009 Mr James T Hogg, 2008 D C Farrugia, 2007 P D Spooner, 2005 P F Round, 2003 M C Pope, 2001 J Rushe, 1999 P J Kidd, 1997 E F Walker, 1996 J L Evans, 1995 D E Humphreys, 1994 B J Hewitt, 1993 F B Traice, 1992 W R Irving, 1991 I D Tomlinson, 1990 P Ellerton and B Hill, 1989 R Ellwood, 1988 G Hanniker and R B Rands, 1987 W R Laws and G R Reed

Frank Fitzgerald Medal and Travel Award

2013 Liam James Booth, 2011 Joseph Lee, 2010 Dr Liam Way, 2008 J V Boggelen, 2007 I Baillie, 2006 S J Kinsey, 2005 C McDonald

Futers Gold Medal

2013 Philip Gray, 2012 Nick Hazen, 2011 Professor John Monhemius, 2010 Dr Christopher Fleming, 2009 Professor Timothy J Napier-Munn, 2008 G Riddler, 2007 A J Smith, 2006 Dr D S Flett, 2002 B Skinner, 1996 B Barratt, 1995 C T Massey, 1994 A J Pickering, 1993 R W Robson, 1992 R G Siddall, W Gale, 1991 P M Davies, 1990 G Sykes, 1989 J Brass, 1988 W L Pugh, 1987 R Robinson, 1986 P Simpson, 1985 J T Peary, 1984 A W Hayes, 1983 R B Dunn, 1982 J Pocock, 1981 L Harris, 1980 C Round, 1979 J J Bates, 1978 C W Turner, 1977 D Hardman, 1976 G A Hetherington, 1975 J E Wood, 1974 S A Skelding, 1973 P G Weekes.

Gold Medal

2013 Luxfer PLC, Not awarded in 2012, 2011 Professor Allan Matthews, 2010 Dr Derek Allen, 2009 Ian Robins, 2008 A J Barnes, 2007 A Normanton, 2006 Dynamic Ceramic, 2005 Ceres Power Ltd, 2004 Team from Airbus UK, Qinetiq, Aeroform Ltd, M C Bennett Ass Ltd, 2003 D Fray, 2002 Roger Grimes.

Griffith

2013 Dr Robert Broomfield, 2012 Professor Molly Stevens, 2011 Professor David Hayhurst, 2010 Professor Robin Grimes, 2009 Professor A L Greer, 2008 N Alford, 2008 A R West, 2007 R O Ritchie, 2006 P S Bate, 2005 D J Bacon, 2004 T W Clyne, 2003 R W Whatmore, 2002 R J Young, 2001 J Humphreys, 2000 R C Pond, 1999 J F Knott, 1998 J W Johnson, 1997 G C Wood, 1996 A J Kinloch, 1995 G W Greenwood, 1994 A G Evans, 1993 C Gurney, 1992 D V Wilson, 1991 W Bonfield, 1990 P L Pratt, 1989 K H Jack, 1988 M J Bevis, 1987 E D Hondros, 1986 N Phillips, 1985 D Hull, 1984 W C Wake.

Grunfeld

2013 Professor Michael Preuss, 2012 Not awarded, 2011 Joseph Robson, 2009 Mr Rod Vanstone, 2005 D Dye, 2003 P Pragnell, 2001 P Lee, 1999 K L Choy, 1997 C N Elliott, 1996 L Christodoulou, 1995 S Flood, 1994 D G McCartney, 1992 J E King, 1991 B A Rickinson, 1989 A A Howe, 1988 C J Peel.

Hadfield

2013 David Howarth, 2012 Dr Malcolm Gray, 2011 Ian Craig, 2010 Craig Priday, 2009 Mr Martin Boul, 2008 R B Smith, 2007 J W Marshall, 2006 R Alderice, 2005 D J Naylor, 2004 J Herbertson, 2003 R W Welburn, 2002 A L Vickers, 2001 I G Davies, 2000 T J Pike, 1999 A Normanton, 1998 A L Bengey, 1997 P Nilles, 1996 R N Younger, 1995 T B Gibbons, 1994 M J May, 1993 I Earnshaw, 1992 P G Partridge, 1991 A Nicholson, 1990 P D Allen, 1989 J E Restall and W B Morrison, 1988 G B Brook, 1987 R Baker and G D Spenceley, 1985 S W K Shaw, 1983 G Hoyle.

Hancock

Given alternate (even) years with Colwyn
2013 not awarded, 2012 Dr Andrew Tinker, 2010 No nominations, 2008 M Patel, 2006 R P Brown, 2002 S V Lathia, 2000 W R Adam, 1998 M E Cain, 1997 N H Godfrey, 1996 D A Hills, 1995 S H Coulson, 1994 R G Winder, 1993 C Hepburn, 1991 T D Pendle, 1990 M J Falconer-Flint, 1989 G C Gullan, 1988 M I Iddon, 1987 D C Blackley, 1986 K M Philip, 1985 D A Bennett, 1984 J P Berry, 1983 G F Morton, 1982 Sir Reay Geddes KBE, 1981 P W Allen, 1980 J Glazer, 1979 D M Turner, 1978 L G Harrison, 1977 H Jackson & H G Parkes, 1976 H M Collier, 1975 M A Birkin, 1974 D Bulgin & R C W Moakes, 1973 M J Jordan, 1972 C M Blow, 1971 E R Gardner, 1970 J M Buist, 1969 G E M Godfrey MBE, 1968 L R Mernagh, 1967 H C Baker & J A Smithson, 1966 L L Roe, 1965 G A Shires, 1964 D Banerjee, 1963 F H Cotton, 1962 C H Birkitt, 1961 M M Heywood, 1960 C B Copeman, 1959 J H Carrington, 1958 H Willshaw OBE, 1957 M Panzetta MBE, 1956 S D Sutton, 1955 J M Wright, 1954 F Ascoli CIE, 1953 H Rogers, 1952 T J Drakeley CBE.

Holland

2013 not awarded, 2012 Not awarded, 2011 Keith Morton, 2010 Alan Baxter, 2009 Mr Keith Shankland, 2008 D Spencer, 2007 T Shingler, 2006 N Andrew, 2005 N P Glasson, 2004 J T Green, 2003 W Roberts, 2002 D Mitchell, 2001 A J Forrester.

Holliday

2013 Ebrahim Ghavam-Shahidi, 2012 Professor Michael Wisnom, 2011 Professor Robert Young, 2010 Professor Paul Curtis, 2009 Professor James Quinn, 2008 K Forsdyke, 2007 P Hogg, 2006 G Sims, 2005 F R Jones, 2003 C D Rudd, 2002 F L Matthews, 2001 A G Gibsons, 2000 F N Cogswell, 1999 B Harris, 1998 M G Bader, 1997 G A Jubb, 1995 J G P Binner, 1994 C M Friend, 1993 K E Evans, 1992 K L Scrivener, 1991 T W Clyne, 1990 V Randle, 1986 G A D Briggs, 1985 G Jeronimidis, 1984 A G Cullis.

Hume-Rothery

2013 Dr Andrew Watson, 2012 Dr Gunter Effenberg, 2011 Professor Fredrick Glasser, 2010 Professor Rainer Schmid-Fetzer, 2009 Dr Philip J Spencer, 2008 J Taylor, 2007 T Nishizawa, 2006 A L Greer, 2005 B Sundman, 2004 M H Rand, 2003 A D Pelton, 2002 N Saunders, 2001 V Raghavan, 2000 A T Dinsdale, 1999 R Ferro, 1998 F H Hayes, 1997 T G Chart, 1996 L Kaufman, 1995 I Ansara, 1994 A P Miodownik, 1993 H L Lukas, 1992 H K D H Bhadeshia, 1991 M Hillert, 1990 D Pettifor, 1989 T B Massalski, 1987 D R F West, 1986 F N Rhines.

Jenkins

2013 Dr Mark Hardy, 2012 Not awarded, 2011 Dr John Liddle, 2010 Professor Aldo Boccaccini, 2009 P R Brewin, 2008 S Blackburn, 2007 J Binner, 2006 P Beiss, 2005 B Roebuck, 2004 E Mosca, 2003 I R Harris, 2002 J R G Evans, 2001 B Uhrenius, 2000 J V Wood, 1998 C Molins, 1997 B Williams, 1996 A Lawley, 1995 G F Bocchini, 1994 R Edwards, 1993 No award, 1992 P Lindskog, 1991 No award, 1990 W Huppmann, 1989 M Waldron.

Kroll

2013 Dr Karin Hing, 2012 Professor J Coleman, 2011 Professor Serena Best, 2010 Professor Karen Scrivener, 2009 Professor Mohan Edirisinghe, 2008 I Parkin, 2007 P O’Brien, 2006 J Evans, 2004 J Williamson, 2003 J H Sharp, 2002 A Hendry, 2001 F P Glasser, 2000 A Atkinson, 1999 H F W Taylor, 1998 F R Sale, 1996 K C Mills, 1995 B C H Steele, 1994 D Inman, 1993 N A Warner, 1992 R J Hawkins, 1991 R N Parkins, 1990 B B Argent, 1989 J A Charles, 1987 D J Fray.

T B Marsden

2013 Frank Wild, 2012 Dr Philip Bischler, 2011 Dr David Price, 2010 Gwilym Lloyd, 2009 Eur-Ing Austin Matthews, 2008 Mr D A Dean, 2007 D Elliott, 2006 C Rhodes, 2005 C Lea, 2001 R T Derricott.

Medal for Excellence

2013 not awarded, 2012 Christopher Peter Hall, 2011 Dr John Ashton, 2010 Andrew Watson, 2009 Professor Kazem Oraee, 2008 Wardell Armstrong, 2006 J Groom, 2004 S S Peng, 2001 Dr J D G Groom, 2000 E R Hassall CBE, 1999 The Mines Rescue Service Ltd, 1998 The City of Broken Hill, 1996 P Williams OBE, 1995 M W English.

Platinum

2013 Sir Colin Humphreys, 2012 Professor John Kilner, 2011 Professor Tony Cheetham, 2010 Professor G Thompson OBE, 2009 Professor J F Knott, 2008 G Davies, 2007 S R Keown, 2006 G D S Smith, 2005 G Selman, 2004 E B Farmer, 2003 M Mclean, 2002 B Cantor, 2001 J W Martin, 2000 P J Goodhew, 1999 I L Dillamore, 1998 M F Ashby, 1997 F R N Nabarro, 1996 D R F West, 1995 B Wilshire, 1994 J W Edington, 1993 D A Melford, 1992 A Kelly, 1991 J M Butler, 1990 D V Atterton, 1989 R E Smallman, 1988 J Nutting, 1987 Viscount Caldecote, 1986 A A Wells, 1985 HRH The Duke of Edinburgh, 1984 J W Christian.

Prince Philip

2013 not awarded, 2011 Biocompatibles UK Ltd, 2006 Vascutek Ltd, 2004 Victrex Research & Technology, 1999 B G Technology, 1996 Maunsell Structural Plastics Ltd, 1993 Regent Hospital Products, 1990 Malaysian Rubber Producers' Research Association, 1987 E I du Pont de Nemours & Co, 1985 L Gore & Associates Inc.

Rosenhain

2013 Professor Ian Kinloch, 2012 Professor Stephen Eichhorn, 2011 Dr Mary Ryan, 2010 Professor Molly Stevens, 2009 Dr N D Mathur, 2008 S Hainsworth, 2007 A H W Ngan, 2006 Prof Long, 2005 R Thomson, 2004 P Midgley, 2003 W M Rainforth, 2002 Robin W Grimes, 2001 P J Withers, 2000 P Bowen, 1999 W E Lee, 1998 V Randle, 1997 J B Pethica, 1996 P Gregson, 1995 A Donald, 1994 H K D Bhadeshia, 1993 B Cantor, 1992 R O Ritchie, 1991 G D W Smith, 1990 W M Stobbs, 1989 C J Humphreys, 1988 H M Flower, 1987 A H Windle, 1986 M McLean, 1985 F J Humphreys, 1984 B Ralph.

Rowbotham

2013 Emeka Ikwueze, 2012 Steve Vanes, 2011 Dr Valentine Cerato, 2010 Dr Steven Maggs, 2009 Dr Mark White, 2008 J E Sellors, 2007 M Ellis, 2006 T A Turner.

Sir Andrew Bryan

2013 Christopher Hallas, 2012 Stephen Pye, 2011 Norman Riley, 2010 Dr Chris Corti, 2009 Professor Andrew Strang, 2008 R Watmore, 2007 J Weston, 2006 J Harris, 2001 C T Massey OBE, B J Breen and H E K Allen, 1999 J V Bramley and J C H Longden, 1989/90 J F Tunnicliffe, 1988/89 P I Allsop, 1983/84 G R Strong, 1982/1983 F B Hinsley, 1981/82 H J King CBE, 1980/81 W J W Bourne, 1975/1976 J Brass CBE, 1973/74 S W Potts OBE, 1972/73 Sir Andrew Bryan.

Silver Medal

2013 Sarah Haigh, 2012 Dr Michelle Moram, 2011 Dr Finn Giuliani, 2010 Dr Christopher Gourlay, 2009 Dr Sophie Williams, 2008 S Heutz, 2007 M Hall, 2006 S McArthur, 2005 G R McDowell, 2004 J Jones, 2002 L Minervini, 1997 A I Yushanov, D Schworm, A Tukachinsky.

Stokowiec

2013 not awarded, 2012 Philip Harry Bateson, 2010 John Martin, 2008 N G Needham, 2006 P C Morgan, 2004 P Hart, 2002 J Beardwood, 2000 K J King, 1998 H Everson, 1997 G K Allan, 1996 P Beckley, 1995 J Wilkinson, 1994 J E Truman, 1993 S Bernhardsson, 1992 D Dulieu, 1991 I G Davies, 1990 R A E Hooper, 1989 P Brewin, 1987 D A A Reeves, 1984 K C Barraclough.

Swinburne

2014 not awarded, 2013 not available, 2012 Professor Robert Young, 2010 Professor Ton Peijs, 2008 P Coates, 2006 M Gilbert, 2004 J M Courtney, 2002 M H Wagner, 2000 A F Johnson, 1998 C B Bucknall, 1996 E J Kramer, 1994 W J Feast, 1992 A H Windle, 1990 M J Bevis, 1988 I M Ward, 1986 J G Williams, 1984 J B Rose, 1982 G Menges, 1980 G Allen, 1978 P W Morgan, 1976 H Schnell, 1974 A Keller, 1972 R F Boyer, 1970 L R G Treloar, 1968 H F Mark, 1966 C E H Bawn, 1964 K Ziegler, 1962 J C Swallow, 1960 G Gee.

Thomas

2013 John Charles Twiselton, 2012 Douglas Anthony Jones, 2011 Dr Stuart Millman, 2010 Haydn Chilcott, 2009 Mr Ian Martin, 2008 K Broome, 2007 P F Morris, 2006 V Ludlow, 2005 R Ruddlestone, 2004 K Wunnenburg, 2003 M Cristinacce, 2002 K Schwedtfeger, 2001 D J Price, 2000 W Cook, 1999 J Richardson, 1992 B F Dyson, 1991 P J Goodhew, 1990 D J Naylor, 1989 B L Mordlike, 1988 M H Loretto, 1987 G C Smith, 1986 J W Martin, 1985 G A Chadwick, 1984 A Nicholson, Turton, D J Howarth, 1982 N A McPherson & R E Mercer.

Verulam

2013 Porfessor Paolo Colombo, 2012 Dr Richard Todd, 2011 Professor Jon Binner, 2010 Professor Michael Reece, 2009 Dr Markys Cain, 2008 J Yeomans, 2007 R Freer, 2006 D Thonpson, 2005 J Kilner, 2004 R Morrell, 2003 A Boccaccini, 2002 J Driscoll, 2001 M H Lewis, 2000 F T Palin, 1998 W J Clegg, 1997 C L Jackson, 1996 R C Hudd, 1995 G R Jones, 1994 K G Lewis, 1993 K A Graharn, 1992 J Madden, 1991 J H Craig, 1990 W R Harrison, 1989 M D Ward, 1988 P A Blenkinsop.