Graduate Studies in Chemistry

Department of Chemistry University of Oxford

The Lilly Prizes for Excellence in Organic Chemistry Research are awarded by Eli Lilly and Company Ltd.  They are awarded for excellence in the first year of postgraduate study and are assessed on the quality of experimental work, written submission and viva voce at the point of examination for PRS transfer of status to DPhil.  Dr Magnus Walter from Lilly’s came to award the prizes on Thursday 8 December.  

The winners of the Lilly prizes for the year 2015-2016 are:

Hau Sun Chan             (Supervisor – Professor Jonathan Burton)

Thomas Davies           (Supervisor – Professor Michael Willis)

Sam Ellis                     (Supervisor – Professor Darren Dixon)

Isabell Gruebner          (Supervisor – Professor Harry Anderson)

Steven Mansfield        (Supervisor – Professor Ed Anderson)

Heyao Shi                   (Supervisor – Professor Darren Dixon)

Yaoyao Xiong             (Supervisor – Professor Harry Anderson)