The medal is awarded to an engineer resident in the UK whose sustained achievements have had a profound impact upon their engineering discipline. (Previously known as the Sustained Achievement Award).

Nominations for the 2017 Award will open in January. 

The 2016 Award winner will be announced shortly. 

2015 Sir Frank Whittle Medal news release



Professor Peter Clarricoats CBE FREng FRS

Emeritus Research Professor, School of Electronic and Computer Science, Queen Mary, University of London

Internationally renowned British microwave engineer Professor Peter Clarricoats has been awarded one of the Royal Academy of Engineering’s highest accolades for his influential achievements spanning more than half a century.