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A selection of case studies
of 1851 award holders and news

Remora

Robert Edwin Rouse
Industrial Design Student 2015

Neurofenix

Guillem Singla Buxarrais
RAEng 1851 Enterprise Fellow 2017

Gravity Sketch

Oluwaseyi Sosanya
RAEng ERA Enterprise Fellow 2017

Prof Peter Higgs awarded Royal Commission Medal

For outstanding influence on science

Recoil

Victoria Hamilton
RAEng 1851 Enterprise Fellow 2017

Vochlea

George Wright
RAEng 1851 Enterprise Fellow 2017

Healthier Cities

Dr Julia King
Design Fellow 2016

The Musician’s Mirror: an objective observer for posture and technique

Arthur Carabott
Industrial Design Student 2015

Lacu: a safe, private environment to take a break from reality

Ben Moffatt
Industrial Design Student 2015

BLINK: Humanising Autonomy

Raunaq Bose
Industrial Design Student 2015

Active Lévy Matter: Emergence and Universality

Dr Andrea Cairoli
Research Fellow 2016

Born to Engineer

Adrian Westaway
Industrial Design Student 2005 and Design Fellow 2008

How midbrain circuits integrate sensory information during target selection

Dr Florencia Iacaruso
Research Fellow 2016

1851 Alumni Reception

1851 Alumni Reception at Buckingham Palace
1 December 2016

Stimuli-responsive molecular containers for biomimetic catalysis

Dr Ben Pilgrim
Research Fellow 2016

Dynamic photonic networks for Ultra High Definition production services

Adam Funnell
Industrial Fellow 2016

Restoring the efficacy of chemotherapy treatments

Thomas Fleming
Industrial Fellow 2016

 

Resonant Acoustic Mixing and its influence on the behaviour of explosives

Jordan Homan
Industrial Fellow 2016

Novel methods of electrical characterisation of materials including fingerprint detection

Susanna Challinger
Industrial Fellow 2016

Network design for Low-Energy Curing

Louisa Waine
Industrial Fellow 2016

Electrochemical ammonia production for energy storage

Tim Sudmeier
Industrial Fellow 2016

Reducing the cost and time of developing antibodies

Sheun Oshinbolu
Industrial Fellow 2016

Hospital biofilms, and their inactivation through Bioquell HPV technology

Fergus Watson
Industrial Fellow 2016

Assessment of tunneling-induced damage for heritage masonry structures

Dr Sinan Açikgöz
Research Fellow 2016 Brunel Fellow

 

Nonlinear evolution and causality beyond general relativity

Dr Mehdi Saravani
Research Fellow 2016

 

Development of snake-robots for in situ inspections of aircraft engines

Arnau Garriga Casanovas
Industrial Fellow 2016

A graphene-organic platform for spin-engineered optoelectronics

Dr Jack Alexander-Webber
Research Fellowship 2016

Quantum information machines in ion-trap systems

Dr Obinna Abah
Research Fellow 2016

High speed analysis of big video data

Aaron Chadha
Industrial Fellow 2016

Linking physics and physiology: Vibration sensing in insects

Dr Beth Mortimer
Research Fellow 2016

Decoding granite microstructures

Dr Brendan Dyck
Research Fellow 2016

Novel liquid crystalline functional materials for new photonic applications

Dr Mamatha Nagaraj
Research Fellow 2012

Physical and statistical approaches to biological shape

Dr John S Biggins
Research Fellow 2010

Towards a new dynamical paradigm for globular star clusters

Dr Anna Lisa Varri
Research Fellow 2012

Metadrift – Exploring Ideas About the world

Wai-chuen Cheung
Industrial Design Student 2013

Tio – animate your world

Peter Spence
Industrial Design Student 2012

Foundations of biomedical microrobots

Dr Tom Montenegro-Johnson
Research Fellow 2014

Best Start

Natalie Vanns
Industrial Design Student 2011

The Beautiful Everyday Journey

Ellen Hadden, Thomas Greenall, Roberta Marcaccio, Astrid Bois d’Enghien
Built Environment Fellows 2015

Harnessing spins in semiconductor nanostructures

Dr Cheuk Chi Lo
Research Fellow 2012

Cohen-Lenstra heuristics for Galois modules

Dr Alex Bartel
Research Fellow 2012

New directions in electrode design for electrochemical energy storage

Daniela Ledwoch
Industrial Fellow 2015

Low cost quantum information processing

Pratyay Poddar
Industrial Fellow 2015

Intelligent mid-infrared active laser-based hyperspectral imaging

Adam Polak
Industrial Fellow 2015

Inhibitor development for ERAP1 for advanced research of Ankylosing Spondylitis

Pavel Guzanov
Industrial Fellow 2015

Airborne radar signal processing for environmental monitoring

Fiona Muirhead
Industrial Fellow 2015

Investigation of novel inorganic materials for printable photovoltaics

Harry Cronin
Industrial Fellow 2015

A molecular modelling tool for predicting hydrocarbon properties

Rachel Fort
Industrial Fellow 2015

Ophthalmic devices with switchable focusing for correction of the ageing eye

Devesh Mistry
Industrial Fellow 2015

3D Reconstruction in paleontology

Dr Russell Garwood
Research Fellow 2012

Model assisted qualification of non-destructive testing methods

Alexander Ballisat
Industrial Fellow 2015

Ion-molecule reactions in Coulomb crystals

Dr Brianna Heazlewood
Research Fellow 2012

Developing a pipeline for rapid enzyme discovery and commercial manufacture

Philip Conti-Ramsden
Industrial Fellow 2015

How does biogeography determine species extinction?

Dr Alexander Dunhill
Research Fellow 2012

Group Actions on Real Cubings

Dr Ilya Kazachkov
Research Fellow 2011

Ally – A Lifeline for Families

Thomas Tredinnick
Industrial Design Student 2012

Life assessment methods for industrial steam and gas turbine blade to disc interfaces

Dr Katherine Soady
Industrial Fellow 2010

Advanced hybrid structure for aerospace / defence applications

Dr Daniel Graham
Industrial Fellow 2011

Nonlinear optomechanics: towards macroscopic non-classical states

Dr André Xuereb
Research Fellow 2011

Designing functionality at oxide interfaces

Dr Nicholas Bristowe
Research Fellow 2014

doppel

Jack Hooper
Industrial Design Student 2013
RAEng 1851 Enterprise Fellow 2016

Energy in curved spacetime

Dr Luke Butcher
Research Fellow 2014

Born to Engineer

Yusuf Muhammad
Industrial Design Student 2006

Quantifying magmatic timescales associated with super-eruptions

Dr Naomi Matthews
Research Fellow 2011

Brain evolution in butterflies

Dr Stephen Montgomery
Research Fellow 2011

A new tool for synthetic biology

Stephen McColm
Industrial Fellow 2014

Engineering drug-eluting embolisation systems

Alice Hagan
Industrial Fellow 2014

Improving reliabilty of radiography through image processing

Misty Haith
Industrial Fellow 2014

Magnetically geared electrical drives for industrial applications

Radu-Stefan Dragan
Industrial Fellow 2014

Modelling the flow of influence in social networks

Ben Chamberlain
Industrial Fellow 2014

3D realtime imaging for ultrasound enhanced drug delivery

Shuning Bian
Industrial Fellow 2014

Born to Engineer

Mathew Holloway
Industrial Fellow 2014

3D ultrasonic pipe inspection system

Thomas Barber
Industrial Fellow 2014

Thermal memory materials for mission critical components

Silvia Araguas-Rodriguez
Industrial Fellow 2014

Design and development of a robotic machining system

Joseph Morgridge
Industrial Design Student 2013

High performance computing with FPGAs

Dr Thomas Perry
Industrial Fellow 2010

UGO – Urban Great Outdoors

Jack Hooper
Industrial Design Student 2013

IO and Obscura

Jeff Gough
Industrial Design Student 2011

The Internet of You

Tim Sadler
Industrial Design Student 2012

The degradation of complex hybrid propellants

Dr Ruth Tunnell
Industrial  Fellow 2011

Coral3

Nell Bennett
Industrial Design Student 2012

Haemobility

James Wright
Industrial Design Student 2012

 

Holographic methods for cosmology and condensed matter physics

Dr Benjamin Withers
Research Fellow 2010

Enhanced Evaporation Module

Josh Brownlow
Industrial Design Student 2013

Relativistic quantum information science

Dr David Jennings
Research Fellow 2011

Reduced fat emulsion based foods via an in-mouth lubrication understanding

Dr David Garrec
Industrial Fellow 2010

Morph: Folding Wheel

Duncan Fitzsimons
Industrial Design Student 2005

Auroras ‘shine light’ on solar flares

Dr Alexander Russell
Research Fellow 2010

Drawing a metabolic map for stem cells

Dr Michalis Agathocleous
Research Fellow 2010

Practical capacity achieving error correction codes for data storage

Oliver Hambrey
Industrial Fellow 2010

Control improvement of cast turbine blades for the industrial gas turbine industry

Dominic Hudson
Industrial Fellow 2010

Homogeneous hydrogenation of C02 to liquid hydrocarbon fuels

Dr Andrew Ashley
Research Fellow 2010

Automated key generation in texture coding

Dr Philip Ingrey
Research Fellow 2010

Architectured materials through selective laser sintering

Sarat Babu
Industrial Fellow 2011

Large-scale simulations of granular soils

Dr Kevin Hanley
Research Fellow 2011
Brunel Fellow

Putting the “mechanics” into quantum mechanics

Dr André Xuereb
Research Fellow 2011

Design: The link between technology and productive industry

Adrian Westaway
Design Fellow 2008

Spatially resolved acoustic spectroscopy technology development project

Jethro Coulson
Industrial Fellow 2013

Rapid realisation of novel nanosatellite mission concepts

Steve Greenland
Industrial Fellow 2013

Realisation of a hot carrier solar cell

James Palles-Dimmock
Industrial Fellow 2013
ERA Foundation Fellow

Design: Connecting the Old Economy with the New

Michael Korn & Denis Anscomb
Design Fellows 2010

Massive Small: Smart urbanism in an upside down world

Kelvin Campbell
Built Enviroment Fellow 2013

Novel fabric construction methods for solar thermal chimney power plants

Patrick Cottam
Industrial Fellow 2013

Creative control of fluid simulations for animation in computer graphics

Julian Hodgson
Industrial Fellow 2013

A monobloc that turns into a fire protection device

Yusuf Muhammad
Industrial Design Student 2006

News – 13 Nobel Laureates

From the Commission’s awards
1891 to date

Novel materials for bone growth

Jordan Conway
Industrial Fellow 2013

Effects of Ketosis on human performance

Brianna Stubbs
Industrial Fellow 2013

Powerful beams from elegant machines

Dr Suzie Sheehy
Research Fellow 2010
Brunel Fellow