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Stefan Ritter receives the Philip Turner Prize 2016

last modified Oct 17, 2016 11:46 AM
Stefan Ritter receives the Philip Turner Prize 2016

Stefan Ritter receives the Philip Turner Prize

Philip Turner was an outstanding mechanical engineer, who designed a wide range of innovative devices. He made major formative contributions to the design of geotechnical centrifuges for the Schofield Centre. He was a design engineer in the Department of Engineering for many years and when he died he bequeathed in his will a prize to be awarded annually for "outstanding work in geotechnical centrifuge testing conducted by a research student working at the Schofield Centre in Cambridge".

This year the prize was awarded to Stefan Ritter for his outstanding and innovative research.