Jocelyn Bell Burnell Medal Medal Recipients

2017
Dr Jessica Boland
University of Regensburg

For having developed novel techniques for characterising the charge carrier dynamics of semiconductor nanowires, enabling demonstration of single nanowire terahertz detectors and ultrafast optically switchable nanowire-based terahertz modulators for ultrafast wireless communication.


2016
Dr Jessica Wade
Imperial College London

For her research on the molecular packing of organic semiconductors and how this influences device performance, as well as her work in promoting the field to others.