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Awards News

Dr David Witty, Distinguished Service Award recipient 2017

19 Jun 2017

Dr David Witty is one of three recipients of this year’s Distinguished Service Awards (DSA). Here, Dr Witty talks about his involvement with SCI.

John Fifield, Distinguished Service Award recipient 2017

19 Jun 2017

John Fifield is one of three recipients of this year’s Distinguished Service Awards (DSA). John has been an SCI member for approaching 50 years in total and is a member of the Construction Materials, Science & Enterprise and London Groups. Here he talks about his involvement with SCI and how it has impacted on his professional career.

Dr Trevor Rhodes, Distinguished Service Award recipient 2017

19 Jun 2017

Dr Trevor Rhodes is one of three recipients of this year’s Distinguished Service Awards (DSA). Here, Dr Rhodes talks about his involvement with SCI, first joining as a member in April 2007 and as a Liverpool and North West Committee member since 2008.

Sir Geoffrey Allen, Lampitt Medal recipient 2017

18 Jun 2017

Sir Geoffrey Allen is this year's Lampitt Medallist. Here, he talks about how he first became involved with SCI and the development opportunities he sees for the future.

David Miller Award recipients 2017

14 Jun 2017

SCI is pleased to announce the winners of the David Miller Travel Bursary Awards 2017 are Siobhan Gardiner (Cranfield University) and Floren Scrafton (University of Birmingham).

Messel Travel Bursary recipient, James Frost, reports from the 253rd American Chemical Society National Meeting in San Francisco, California

13 Jun 2017

James Frost was awarded the Messel Travel Bursary to attend the 253rd American Chemical Society National Meeting in San Francisco, California. Here, he tells us about the conference and his opportunity to give an oral presentation on hydrogen borrowing catalysis to an international audience.

Rideal Travel Bursary Recipient, Matthew Cheetham, reports from New Orleans, USA

13 Jun 2017

Matthew Cheetham was awarded the Rideal Travel Bursary for travel to New Orleans in February 2017 to attend the 61st Annual Meeting of the Biophysical Society. The session on Anomalous Membrane Dynamics was particularly relevant to his research on anomalous diffusion, and he was able to meet with a number of experts in the field and clarify details of his own work.

Messel Travel Bursary Recipient, Rosemary Croft, reports from the 253rd American Chemical Society National Meeting in San Francisco, California

12 Jun 2017

Rosemary Croft was awarded a Messel Travel Bursary, which enabled her to travel to the 253rd American Chemical Society National Meeting in San Francisco, California. Here, she reports on this large-scale conference and her experience presenting a talk and poster on her PhD research in synthetic chemistry.

Rideal Travel Bursary recipient, Amy Miller, reports from Italy

12 Jun 2017

Amy Miller, recipient of the Rideal Travel Bursary, reports on her visit to Italy in February 2017 to attend the Gordon Research Conference on Chemical Reactions at Surfaces in Tuscany. She was able to present a poster detailing her PhD research on developing a new reactivity index to measure the chemical softness of metal surfaces.