Awarded for his groundbreaking work on some of the world’s most iconic bridges. His portfolio includes the world’s second longest cable-stay Stonecutters Bridge in Hong Kong, the multi award-winning Hulme Arch Bridge in Manchester and the Oresund road and rail crossing between Sweden and Denmark.
2012 Prince Philip Medal news release
Professor John Davidson FREng FRS
Professor Davidson has made major contributions to chemical engineering on a global scale, most notably in the area of research in multi-phase flow in fluidisation and bubble flow, publishing over 250 papers in this field. He is currently working on key projects such as clean coal combustion which looks to underpin the design of zero-emission coal-fired power plants.
2010 Prince Philip Medal news release
Recognising him for his leadership and entrepreneurial skills in building the McLaren Group into a major international brand. Through his leadership he has not only contributed to the discipline of engineering but also to the public perception of engineering inspiring future young engineers in the process.
2008 Prince Philip Medal news release
Professor Olek Zienkiewicz CBE FREng FRS
Emeritus Professor and former Director of the Institute for Numerical Methods in Engineering at the University of Wales, Swansea
He is widely regarded as the 'Father of the Finite Element Method', for outstanding contributions spanning the wide field of mechanics and engineering.
2006 Prince Philip Medal news release
Professor James Dooge FREng
Retired Chair in Civil Engineering, University College Dublin
2005 Prince Philip Medal news release
Professor William Bonfield
Professor of Medical materials at the University of Cambridge
Professor David Rhodes
Executive Chairman of Filtronic plc
Philip Ruffles CBE FREng FRS RDI
Former engineering and Technology Director, Rolls-Royce plc
Sir Alec Broers FREng FRS
Vice-Chancellor, University of Cambridge
Sir John Browne FREng
Group Chief Executive, BP AMOCO plc
Professor John Argyris FREng FRS
Formerly Director, Institute of Computer Applications, University of Stuttgart, Germany
Dr Ray W Clough
Nishkian Professor of StructuralEngineering, Emeritus,University of California, Berkeley, USA
Dr Charles Kao CBE FRS FREng
Formerly Vice-Chancellor of the Chinese University of Hong Kong
Sir Denis Rooke OM CBE FRS FREng
Formerly Chairman, British Gas plc
Air Commodore Sir Frank Whittle OM KBE CB FREng FRS