Donald Medal

This medal is named after a long-serving Honorary Secretary and former Ramsay Professor at University College London where biochemical engineering was first established in the UK. It is awarded by the Biochemical Engineering Special Interest Group for outstanding services in that area.

Who is it awarded to?

The Donald Medal is awarded to an individual for outstanding services in biochemical engineering.

How is the winner decided?

Nominations are sought from anyone interested in the subject area, including IChemE’s Biochemical Engineering Special Interest Group. The Special Interest Group Committee recommend a winner to the Awards Committee.

How do I nominate somebody?

If you are a member of the Biochemical Engineering Special Interest Group you will be asked to submit nominations. Other nominations of no more than 600 words should be sent to: medals@icheme.org.

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When is the deadline?

31 October 2019

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2018 medal winner

Professor Colin Webb
(University of Manchester, UK)

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