Royal Society Medal Awards

    Abstract

    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.

    Rights and permissions

    Reprints and Permissions

    About this article

    Cite this article

    Royal Society Medal Awards. Nature 156, 596 (1945). https://doi.org/10.1038/156596b0

    Download citation

    Comments

    By submitting a comment you agree to abide by our Terms and Community Guidelines. If you find something abusive or that does not comply with our terms or guidelines please flag it as inappropriate.