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Cambridge PhD student selected for Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting

Samer Kurdi, a PhD student in the Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy, has been selected to participate in the 69th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting later this year.

MERAC Prize for the Best Early Career Researcher in Theoretical Astrophysics

The 2019 MERAC Prize for the Best Early Career Researcher in Theoretical Astrophysics is awarded to Dr Nikku Madhusudhan from Cambridge's Institute of Astronomy. ...

AHRC/BBC New Generation Thinkers 2019

History of Art PhD candidate Christina J Faraday has been selected as an AHRC/BBC New Generation Thinker 2019.
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Plant Science Educator selected for Antarctic expedition

Alex Jenkin, project manager at the Gatsby Plant Science Education Programme (GPSEP), a team administered by the Sainsbury Laboratory Cambridge University, has been selected to join an international group of 95 women in science on a three-week expedition to the Antarctic Peninsula.

Dr John MacGinnis co-wins the Felicia A. Holton Book Award of the Archaeological Institute of America

Dr MacGinnis co-won the award for the publication of his book 'Ziyaret Tepe: Exploring the Anatolian Frontier of the Assyrian Empire' (2018)...
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Cambridge Professor Ewa Paluch wins 2019 Blavatnik Award

University of Cambridge Professor and Trinity College Fellow Ewa Paluch has won the 2019 Blavatnik Award in the Life Sciences. ...

Hunterian Professor 2019 - Royal College of Surgeons of England

Umar Sadat (Christ's College, 2008), currently a Clinical Lecturer in Vascular Surgery at Addenbrooke's Hospital, has been made Hunterian Professor 2019 by the Royal College of Surgeons of England. ...

Dr Giles Yeo announced as winner of The Genetics Society’s centenary year JBS Haldane Lecture

The Genetics Society has announced Dr Giles Yeo, of the Cambridge University Metabolic Research Laboratories and MRC Metabolic Diseases Unit, as winner of their centenary year JBS Haldane Lecture. The lecture will be given at the Royal Institution, London, in October 2019.

EMBO Young Investigator

Meri Huch from the Gurdon Institute is one of 26 new EMBO Young Investigators 2018.

Silver Medal for Cinematic Virtual Reality awarded to Dr Frederick Baker

Dr Frederick Baker's virtual reality experience "Klimt's Magic Garden" recreates Gustav Klimt's Stoclet frieze as a digital landscape...

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