Award for Innovation in Defence, Safety & Security Materials

For innovation in any scientific/technological field.

Award for Innovation in Defence, Safety & Security Materials

The Award for Innovation in Defence, Safety & Security Materials is presented in recognition of innovation in any scientific/technological field in any sector that supports materials for Defence, Safety or Security applications. The Award may be at any development stage of the material’s final use from R&D to application in the field. 

The supporting citation for this award should cover:

1. what is the nominee expected to do as part of their normal working role

2. what materials innovation have they achieved

3. how do they see it being applied now and in the future.

Given alternate (even) years, the recipient will be providing a lecture on their work in the intervening years.

The winner will receive a medal.

Award judging

The Award for Innovation in Defence, Safety & Security Materials is judged by the Defence, Safety & Security Committee.

Past winners

2022 Dr Eoin O’Keefe FIMMM, 2020 not awarded