Glazebrook medal recipients
Professor Sir Tejinder Virdee
Imperial College London
For his leadership of the Compact Muon Solenoid (CMS) experiment at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) where evidence for the Higgs boson was revealed after 20 years of research involving design, construction and data-taking.
Professor Gerhard Materlik
University College London and Diamond Light Source
For outstanding leadership in establishing a world-leading laboratory at the Diamond Light Source and for his innovations in X-ray diffraction physics.
Professor Lyndon Rees Evans
CERN, Geneva and Imperial College London
For his outstanding leadership of the Large Hadron Collider Project.
Professor Steven Cowley
UK Atomic Energy Authority / Imperial College
For his leadership of the United Kingdom’s magnetic fusion programme and of Culham Laboratory and for his seminal contributions to plasma and fusion science.
Professor Richard J Parker, Dr Mike Howse and Professor Philip C Ruffles
Rolls Royce Group
For the creation, development and expansion of the Rolls-Royce University Technology Centre (UTC) network, widely held to be the exemplary model for University/ Industry interaction.
Professor Peter Roberts
For his leadership in the design, physics and safety of nuclear weapons.
Professor Sir Peter Knight
Imperial College London
For his outstanding contributions to Physics in the UK and globally through both his scholarship as a pre-eminent Atomic and Molecular Optics theoretician and as a charismatic and effective leader of research and research organisations.
Professor William George Stirling
European Synchrotron Radiation Facility, Grenoble, France, and University of Liverpool
For his outstanding leadership in managing and taking forward a world-leading laboratory, and for his innovative work in neutron and X-ray scattering science.
The Institut Laue Langevin, Grenoble
For his contributions to neutron science, in particular through his leadership of the Institut Laue-Langevin.
Andrew Dawson Taylor
CCLRC Rutherford Appleton Laboratory
For his contributions to neutron scattering physics through his leadership as director of the ISIS facility at the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, and in the realisation of the second target station at ISIS.
The Engineering and Technology Board
For his outstanding contributions to physics-based industry through his leadership of world-class companies such as Oxford Instruments and through his work with Government, the Research Councils and professional bodies.
Ian M Ward
Terence John Quinn
George Ernest Kalmus
Colin Edward Webb
Christopher Llewellyn Smith
Edgar William John Mitchell
John Leslie Beeby
Paul Randall Williams
John Theodore Houghton
Rendel Sebastian Pease
Derek H Roberts
Brian Hilton Flowers
John Currie Gunn
Peter Eugene Trier
Alan Frank Gibson