Congratulations to the following Fellows of the Academy whose achievements have been recognised in The Queen’s Birthday Honours List:

Knights Bachelor

Knighthoods

Richard L Olver FREng, Chairman, BAE Systems plc. For services to business.

Professor Nigel Richard Shadbolt FREng, Professor of Artificial Intelligence, University of Southampton. For services to Science and Engineering.

Order of the British Empire

Commanders of the Order of the British Empire – CBE

Professor Jeremy Daniel McKendrick Watson FREng, Director, Global Research, Arup. For services to Engineering.

Order of the British Empire

Officers of the Order of the British Empire - OBE

Stephen Myers FREng, Director of Accelerators and Technology, CERN. For services to Science and Technology.

Professor Julia Alison Noble FREng, Professor of Biomedical Engineering, University of Oxford. For services to Science and Engineering.

Order of the British Empire

Members of the Order of the British Empire – MBE

Professor Neil McNeill Alford FREng, Head, Department of Materials and Vice-Dean Research, Faculty of Engineering, Imperial College London. For services to Engineering.

William Tudor Brown FREng, Co-Founder and lately President, ARM Holdings. For services to the Electronics Industry.

Dr Christopher James Elliott FREng, Proprietor, Pitchill Consulting. For services to Engineering.

Notes for editors

  1. Founded in 1976, The Royal Academy of Engineering promotes the engineering and technological welfare of the country. Our fellowship – comprising the UK’s most eminent engineers – provides the leadership and expertise for our activities, which focus on the relationships between engineering, technology, and the quality of life. As a national academy, we provide independent and impartial advice to Government; work to secure the next generation of engineers; and provide a voice for Britain’s engineering community.

For more information please contact

For more information please contact: Jane Sutton at The Royal Academy of Engineering Tel. 020 7766 0636; email: Jane Sutton