T B Marsden Professional Medal
The T B Marsden Professional Medal is presented in recognition of services to the profession or to the Institute, its objectives and organisation over a period of not less than 20 years.
Nominees should be IOM3 Members not previously recognised.
2020 Mike Chapman, 2019 Deborah Keighley, 2018 Dr Mick J May, 2017 Gervais Sawyer, 2016 Dr Charles Marsden, 2015 Peter Latham, 2014 Dr Irene Turner, 2013 Frank Wild, 2012 Dr Phil J E Bischler, 2011 Dr David Price, 2010 Gwilym Lloyd, 2009 Austin Matthews, 2008 Dixie A Dean, 2007 Dr David Elliott, 2006 Charles Rhodes, 2005 Dr C Lea, 2004 Dr Mike A Hicks, 2003 Dr Paul McIntyre, 2001 EurIng R T Derricott, 2000 Dr M L H Wise, 1999 Dr Ken A Ridal, 1998 R H Johnson, 1997 EurIng Smith, 1996 B D Gibson, 1995 B Smith
T B Marsden was the Secretary of the Institution of Metallurgists and died in office.
Prior to his joining the stadd he had been in the copper industry. He took a partocular interest in encouraging young people to join the profession. He dedicated his life to the encouragement of people to be fully engaged with the profession even before he joined the Institution.
When he died it was decided to commemorate his life and work by instituting an award which would be to make an individual's outstanding contribution to the profession rather than to a paper or technical achievement as the other Institute Awards.