This award is now presented to the overall winner of the RAEng Engineers Trust Young Engineer of the Year award.  It recognises the potential of engineers working in the UK who have demonstrated excellence in the early stage of their career (less than ten years since graduation from a first degree in engineering). 

Nominations for the 2016 award are now closed. The winner will be announced later this year.


2015 Sir George Macfarlane Medal news release



Dr Matthew Cole

Oppenheimer Research Fellow at the Centre for Advanced Photonics and Electronics, University of Cambridge

Dr Matthew Cole received the Sir George Macfarlane Medal for his work in nanoscale materials science.