Student and Group Prize

The Printing and Graphics Science Group makes awards each year, if there are suitable applicants.

Printing and Graphics Science Group Student Presentation Prize

This prize is open to all research students currently undertaking work at a university in the UK or Ireland, leading to a PhD or Masters degree, who present their work at the annual Printing and Graphic Science Group Student Conference. The Group will award a prize of £50 for the best Student Presentation in each of two days of the conference.

Day 1: James Bannock, Imperial College London : Scalable Droplet Flow Techniques for the Controlled Synthesis of Semiconducting Polymers

Day 2: Andrew Musser, University of Cambridge: Singlet Exciton Fission in Unconventional Systems

In addition a prize was given for the best poster at the Student Conference.

Poster Prize: George Richardson, Imperial College London: Refractive index patterning for polymer photonics

Printing and Graphics Science Group Prize

The 2013 Group Prize was awarded to Dr Laura Gonzalez-Macia and Professor Tony Killard of the University of the West of England for their paper 'Inkjet Printing at the Heart of Sensors and Diagnostics'.

The Printing and Graphics Science Group of the Institute of Physics will present an annual prize to an individual or organisation that has contributed a significant theoretical or practical application of physics in the area of printing and graphics science.

The winner will be invited to present their work and receive their prize at the Group AGM towards the end of the year.

Submissions for the prize should explain the contribution for the non-specialist and its significance, in 4 A4 pages including figures. They should be sent to