#Queen Elizabeth Prize

A worthy winner of a worthy prize

7 years ago — Long Read

Robert Langer is a worthy winner of the Queen Elizabeth Prize. Firstly, he’s personally deserving. His work has been vital in saving many lives and promises to be instrumental in improving...

Why engineering should be a woman’s game

7 years ago — Quick Read

Schools can play an important part in encouraging an interest in science. I was lucky. My father was an engineer - a major in the Royal Engineers. My parents encouraged...

Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering 2015 Winner

7 years ago — Quick Read

The ground-breaking chemical engineer Dr Robert Langer has been awarded the QEPrize for his revolutionary advances and leadership in engineering at the interface with chemistry and medicine

Prince Philip: “Great engineers can improve the world”

7 years ago — Long Read

"Engineering is one of the few ways in which human talent can be given the chance to improve, and frequently to transform, the comfort and prosperity of the human community"...