Imperial College London

Professor Bill Rutherford FRS

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Life Sciences

Chair in Biochemistry of Solar Energy



+44 (0)20 7594 5329a.rutherford Website




702Sir Ernst Chain BuildingSouth Kensington Campus





  • Fellow of the Royal Society, The Royal Society, 2014
  • Doctores honoris causa, Faculty of Science and Technology; Honorary Doctor, TeknD (Honorary Doctor of Philosophy in Science), Uppsala University, Sweden, 2013
  • Royal Society Wolfson Merit Award, Royal Society, 2011
  • Craig Professor of Chemistry, Australian National University, 2005
  • EMBO member, EMBO, 2001
  • Medaille d'Argent of the CNRS, Centre National de Recherche Scientifique, 2001

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