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Awards and Funds winners

The Society is delighted to announce the names of the 2019 winners of its medals and funds and offers all the winners its heartiest congratulations.   

Wollaston Medal

Prof Edward Stolper Caltech

Lyell Medal

Prof Nicholas Kusznir

University of Liverpool

Murchison Medal

Prof Marian Holness
University of Cambridge

William Smith Medal

Prof Frances Wall
Camborne School of Mines, University of Exeter

Prestwich Medal

Dr Anthony Barber
Emeritus, University of London

Sue Tyler Friedman Medal

This medal was not awarded in 2019

Dewey Medal

Dr Nigel Woodcock
University of Cambridge

Coke Medals

Prof Richard Law
Virginia Tech

Dr Bramley Murton
National Oceanography Centre

Distinguished Service Award

Mr Colin Day
NERC National Marine Facility, National Oceanography Centre
       

R H Worth Award

Charmouth Heritage Coast Centre

Bigsby Medal

Prof Emily
Rayfield University of Bristol

Aberconway Medal

Dr Andrea Cozzi
Eni Upstream & Technical Services

Wollaston Fund

Dr Andrew Parsons
University of Oxford

Lyell Fund 

Dr Sam Giles
University of Birmingham

Murchison Fund

Dr Jonathan Pownall
Australian National University

William Smith Fund

Dr Brendan McCormick-Kilbride
University of Cambridge

President’s Award

The winners will be announced at a later date



 
 

The awards will be presented on Presidents Day on 6 June 2019.

Following the presentations the recipients of the Wollaston, Lyell, Murchison and William Smith medals will give a short talk on their subject. 
 

Nominations for 2020 Awards

Details for the 2020 Awards will be available shortly.