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Professor Daan Frenkel awarded Institute of Physics Sam Edwards Medal and Prize

Daan Frenkel, Emeritus Professor at the Yusuf Hamied Department of Chemistry has been awarded the 2022 Institute of Physics Sam Edwards Medal and Prize.

Professor Christine Holt awarded 52nd Rosenstiel Award for Distinguished Work in Basic Medical Research

The award recognises Holt for her pioneering work to shed light on the role of local protein synthesis in neuronal development and function.
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Dr Lynn Dicks wins British Ecological Society's Ecological Engagement Award

This Award recognises an ecologist who has bridged the gap between ecology and other groups.

Cavendish Laboratory PhD student awarded 2022 IET Hudswell International Research Scholarship

PhD student Krishanu Dey has been announced as the winner of 2022 IET Hudswell International Research Scholarship, which will allow him to explore exciting light emission applications of emerging halide perovskite materials beyond his PhD.

Professor Daan Frenkel awarded Lorentz Medal

Professor Daan Frenkel ForMemRS has been awarded the Lorentz Medal for his pioneering use of computer simulations.
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Parliamentary success for Cambridge early-career researchers

Cambridge PhD students won a trio of silver awards and a prize from the Nutrition Society, as part of the STEM for Britain poster competition organised by the Parliamentary and Science Committee.
Dr Rajna Golubic

Royal College of Physicians 2021 Turner-Warwick Lecturer Scheme

Rajna Golubic, a member of Dr Mark Evans’ research group at the Wellcome-MRC Institute of Metabolic Science, has been announced as the overall winner of the Royal College of Physicians 2021 Turner-Warwick lecturer scheme.
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Dr. Sunny Vagnozzi and Prof. Anne-Christine Davis awarded the 2021 Buchalter Cosmology Prize

This prestigious annual prize recognises boundary-pushing, ground-breaking work in cosmology with the potential to produce a breakthrough advance in our understanding of how the Universe works.
Professor Sharon Peacock

Professor Sharon Peacock awarded the MRC Millennium Medal 2021

Sharon Peacock, Professor of Public Health and Microbiology in the Department of Medicine, and Executive Director of the COVID-19 Genomics UK (COG-UK) Consortium, has been awarded the MRC Millennium Medal 2021.

Bene Merito medal of honour

Professor John Rink has received the Bene Merito, an honorary decoration of the Republic of Poland for contributions to activities strengthening Poland’s position in the international arena.

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