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The Labs to Riches 2011 event was held on 10 November 2011.

The event celebrates the Royal Society's support for innovation in science and technology. The highlight of the event is the formal presentation of the Brian Mercer Award for Innovation and the Brian Mercer Feasibility Awards.

Profiles of the winners in 2011 are included in the event brochure (PDF). A video about the winners of the Brian Mercer Award for Innovation 2011, Professor Tim Leighton and Dr Peter Birkin from University of Southampton, is also available.

Posters at the event

At the event a selection of current Industry Fellows, a selection of companies currently supported by the Enterprise Fund and last year's Brian Mercer Award for Innovation winner present posters of their work. These are available for download below.

Please note that these posters are in PDF format and were originally designed to be printed at A1 size.

Enterprise Fund posters: Sphere Fluidics (PDF), OrganOx (PDF) and Novacem (PDF).

Dr Paul Hopewell

Enhancing Aerospace Efficiency Through Integrated Electrical Power

Industry Fellow 2010 – 2012

Dr Glenn Jones

Multiscale Computational Catalysis

Industry Fellow 2010 – 2014

Dr A S Kaddour

Benchmarking of triaxial and damage models for composites: The World-Wide Failure Exercises (WWFE-II &III)

Industry Fellow 2009 – 2012

Professor Jonathan R Lloyd

The microbiology of radioactive environments

Industry Fellow 2010 – 2014

Dr Peter Rodgers

Real-Time Schematics

Industry Fellow 2010 – 2013

Dr Martin Ward

An Industrial Strength Software Re-engineering Approach (ISSRA)

Industry Fellow 2010 - 2014

Professor Will Zimmerman

Applications of Energy Efficient Microbubbles

Royal Society Brian Mercer Innovation Award Winner 2010