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.

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

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 to nominate

Nominations open on 1 September and close on 31 October each year unless specified otherwise.

If you are a member of the Biochemical Engineering Special Interest Group you will be asked to submit nominations.

For more information and to submit other nominations, visit the make a nomination section >>

Medal winners
  • 2020 — A Osborne
  • 2018/19 — C Webb
  • 2017 — C J Hewitt
  • 2016 — D J Williams
  • 2015 — A Mantalaris
  • 2014 — C Brown
  • 2013 — N J Titchener-Hooker
  • 2012 — M A Carver
  • 2010 — H A Chase
  • 2009 — N K H Slater
  • 2008 — M Al-Rubeai
  • 2007 — A Lyddiatt
  • 2006 — G Hamer
  • 2005 — J Birch
  • 2004 — C R Thomas
  • 2003 — S C Chaudhary
  • 2002 — M Hoare
  • 2001 — B Buckland
  • 2000 — A Nienow
  • 1999 — P Edwards
  • 1997 — N Emery
  • 1996 — G E Guidoboni
  • 1995 — B Atkinson
  • 1994 — P Dunnill
  • 1993 — S P Vranch
  • 1992 — M Lilly
  • 1991 — A Stankiewicz
  • 1990 — N Blakebrough
  • 1989 — D Shore