The Institute congratulates the winners of the 2023 IOM3 Awards & Prizes as listed below. The awards were presented at the 2023 IOM3 Awards Day on Thursday 7 December.

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IOM3 celebrates 2023 Awards Day

Contribution to the Institute & Affiliated Local Societies Awards

Jennifer Haigh CEng CEnv FIMMM

IOM3 International Medal (Joint)

Jennifer Haigh CEng CEnv FIMMM

Dr Kenneth Stanton CEng FIMMM

IOM3 International Medal (Joint)

Dr Kenneth Stanton CEng FIMMM

Martin Griffin CEng FIMMM

Outstanding Contribution Award for EDI

Martin Griffin CEng FIMMM

David Evetts CEng FIMMM

Sir Andrew Bryan Medal

David Evetts CEng FIMMM

Keith V Barnes CEnv CSci FIMMM

T B Marsden Professional Medal

Keith V Barnes CEnv CSci FIMMM

Contribution to Knowledge

Prof Iain Todd CEng FIMMM
Prof Robert M McMeeking

Platinum Medal

Prof Robert M McMeeking

Dr Lewis R Owen AIMMM

Silver Medal

Dr Lewis R Owen AIMMM

The Henry Royce Institute Award for Innovation by a Technical Professional (New for 2023)
Dr Andrew M Smith (Technology Manager, British Steel)

The Henry Royce Institute Award for Outstanding Contribution by a Technical Professional (New for 2023)
Dr Zabeada Aslam (Research Officer, The University of Leeds)

Contribution to Outreach

Prof Saiful Islam FIMMM

Robert Perrin Award

Prof Saiful Islam FIMMM

Beverly Maloney

Sir Colin Humphreys Education Award

Beverly Maloney

Technical Specific Awards

2022 Harvey Flower Titanium Prize (Retrospective)
Prof Nicholas G Jones AIMMM (Professor of Metallurgy, University of Cambridge)

Bessemer Gold Medal
Prof Geoffrey A Brooks FIMMM (Professor of Engineering, Swinburne University of Technology)

Chapman Medal
Prof Robert Hill (Professor of Dental Physical Sciences, Queen Mary University London)

Colwyn Medal
Dr Wilma K Dierkes (Associate Professor, University of Twente)

Frank Fitzgerald Medal & Travel Grant
Alice J Robinson CEng MIMMM (Technical Assistant to Services Director, Rolls-Royce plc)

Hadfield Medal & Prize
Dr Laura J Baker CEng FIMMM (Head of Product Management & Development, Tata Steel UK Ltd)

Leslie Holliday Prize
Prof John Summerscales CEng CEnv CSci FIMMM (Professor of Composite Engineering, University of Plymouth)

Stokowiec Medal & Prize
Mark Tomlinson CEng FIMMM (Technical & Quality Director, Independent Forges & Alloys Ltd)

Thomas Medal & Prize
Dr Stuart Southern CEng FIMMM (Heavy End Improvement Manager, Tata Steel UK)

Thornton Medal
Rethinking industrial policy in an uncertain world (COP26 & beyond… the pathway to Net Zero)
Christopher McDonald FREng FIMMM (Chief Executive, Materials Processing Institute)

Tom Colclough Medal & Prize
Dr Andy Trowsdale CEng FIMMM (Manager UK R&D, British Steel)

Verulam Medal
Prof Shaowei Zhang FIMMM (Exeter University)

Publication Awards

2022 Vanadium Award (Retrospective)
Assessing the Role of Vanadium Technologies in Decarbonising Hard-to-abate Sectors and Enabling the Energy ransition
David A Santos, Manish K Dixit, Pranav Pradeep Kumar, Sarbajit Banerjee

Adrian Normanton
General mass balance for oxygen steelmaking
N Madhavan, G A Brooks, M A Rhamdhani, B K Rout, F N H Schrama & A Overbosch

Alan Glanvill Award
Shear Processing Maps: A New Design Guide for Melt Processors
Ben Robertson, Ian M Robinson, D Stocks & Richard L Thompson

Composite Award
Contact resistance heating of unidirectional carbon fibre tows in a powder-epoxy towpregging line
Murat Çelik, Thomas Noble, Abdul Haseeb, James Maguire, Colin Robert & Conchúr M Ó Brádaigh

James S Walker Award
Biodegradable and Water Resistant Poly(vinyl) Alcohol (PVA)/Starch (ST)/Glycerol (GL)/Halloysite Nanotube (HNT) Nanocomposite Films for Sustainable Food Packaging
Zainab Waheed Abdullah & Yu Dong

Materials World Medal
Hidden Value
Anita Parbhakar-Fox

Pfeil Award
Temperature dependence in ageing process in commercial zirconia dental ceramics
Shafique Ahmed, Chunxiao Song, Jiyue Wu, Bo Li & Haixue Yan

Williams Award
Review of hydrogen-rich ironmaking technology in blast furnace
Yanbiao Chen & Haibin Zuo

Awards from other bodies

Beilby Medal & Prize
Assistant Professor Charlotte Vogt (Faculty of Chemistry, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology)

Charles Hatchett Award
Design Principles for Zero-Strain Li-ion Cathodes
Xinye Zhao, Yaosen Tian, Zhengyan Lun, Zijian Cai, Tina Chen, Bin Ouyang & Gerbrand Ceder