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

Nominations for the 2015 Medal will open in January.


2013 Sir Frank Whittle Medal news release



Professor Lin Li FREng

Head of the Manufacturing Research Group and Director of the Laser Processing Research Centre, The University of Manchester

Awarded for his outstanding and sustained research achievements for engineering innovations in manufacturing that have directly benefited the UK economy.