Recipients

2018

2018 winners

A team from University of Nottingham and Teledyne e2v

A multidisciplinary team of engineers from the University of Nottingham and Teledyne e2v are the recipients of the 2018 Colin Campbell Mitchell Award from the Royal Academy of Engineering for developing MicroHammer, a revolutionary process for extracting copper from its ore using microwave technology.

Colin Campbell Mitchell news release 2018

2017

Oxehealth Ltd

Oxehealth Ltd

The Oxehealth team have been awarded the 2017 Royal Academy of Engineering Colin Campbell Award for their development in World-leading non-contact health monitoring technology.

Colin Campbell Mitchell news release 2017

2016

Ultrahaptics

The 2016 Royal Academy of Engineering Colin Campbell Mitchell Award has been rewarded to three researchers from Bristol-based start-up Ultrahaptics for their achievements in bringing virtual reality to life and revolutionising the way people can interact with technology.

Colin Campbell Mitchell news release 2016

2015

University College London's Optical Networks Group

Professor Polina Bayvel FREng, Dr Lidia Galdino, Dr Robert Killey, Dr Robert Maher, Dr Seb Savory and Dr Benn Thomsen.

Awarded for their pioneering contributions to optical communications technology. One of the world’s foremost research teams in this area, the ONG has made revolutionary strides towards maximizing the capacity of fibre optic communication networks, key to successfully transmitting ever-increasing quantities of information over both long- and short-distances.

Colin Campbell Mitchell news release 2015

2014

Ford's 1.0 litre EcoBoost engine

Dr Roland Ernst, Dominic Evans, Steve Johnson, James Saward, Dr Mark Cary and Mike Rowland

The British team behind the development of Ford’s internationally commended, low fuel consumption 1.0 litre EcoBoost engine has been awarded the inaugural Colin Campbell Mitchell Award.

Colin Campbell Mitchell news release 2014