Royal Society Medal Awards


    THE King has approved the recommendations made by the Council of the Royal Society for the award of the two Royal Medals for the current year as follows: Prof. J. D. Bernal, professor of physics at Birkbeck College, University of London, for his work on the structure of proteins and other substances by X-ray methods, and for the solution of many other problems requiring a physical approach; Dr. E. J. Salisbury, director of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, for his notable contributions to plant ecology and to the study of the British flora generally.

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    Royal Society Medal Awards. Nature 156, 596 (1945).

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