2015 Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science – photos of winners

Media releases, Prime Minister's Prizes for Science
  • For photos from the night, email Niall on niall@scienceinpublic.com.au
  • Graham Farquhar – Prime Minister’s Prize for Science
  • Graeme Jameson – Prime Minister’s Prize for Innovation
  • Cyrille Boyer – Malcolm McIntosh Prize for Physical Scientist of the Year
  • Jane Elith – Frank Fenner Prize for Life Scientist of the Year
  • Ken Silburn – Prime Minister’s Prize for Excellence in Science Teaching in Secondary Schools
  • Rebecca Johnson – Prime Minister’s Prize for Excellence in Science Teaching in Primary Schools

Graham Farquhar

Graham Farquhar (Photo credit: WildBear)

Graham Farquhar (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Graham Farquhar (Photo credit: WildBear)

Graham Farquhar (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Graham Farquhar (Photo credit: WildBear)

Graham Farquhar (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Graham Farquhar (Photo credit: WildBear)

Graham Farquhar (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Graham Farquhar (Photo credit: WildBear)

Graham Farquhar (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Graham Farquhar (Photo credit: WildBear)

Graham Farquhar (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Graham Farquhar (Photo credit: WildBear)

Graham Farquhar (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Graeme Jameson

Graeme Jameson (Photo credit: WildBear)

Graeme Jameson (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Graeme Jameson (Photo credit: WildBear)

Graeme Jameson (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Graeme Jameson (Photo credit: WildBear)

Graeme Jameson (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Graeme Jameson (Photo credit: WildBear)

Graeme Jameson (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Graeme Jameson (Photo credit: WildBear)

Graeme Jameson (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Graeme Jameson (Photo credit: WildBear)

Graeme Jameson (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Graeme Jameson (Photo credit: WildBear)

Graeme Jameson (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Graeme Jameson (Photo credit: University of Newcastle)

Graeme Jameson, 1992 (Photo credit: University of Newcastle)

Moorlarben (coal mine in NSW) Credit: Glencore Technology

Moorlarben (coal mine in NSW) Credit: Glencore Technology

Coal flotation facility in the Hunter Valley, NSW (Credit: Hunter H2O)

Coal flotation facility in the Hunter Valley, NSW (Credit: Hunter H2O)

Coal flotation facility in the Hunter Valley, NSW (Credit: Hunter H2O)

Coal flotation facility in the Hunter Valley, NSW (Credit: Hunter H2O)

Brewery wastewater (Credit: Hunter H2O)

Brewery wastewater (Credit: Hunter H2O)

Environmental pollution reduction; Algae removal - municipal effluent (Credit: Hunter H2O)

Environmental pollution reduction; Algae removal – municipal effluent (Credit: Hunter H2O)

Algae removal - municipal effluent (Credit: Hunter H2O)

Algae removal – municipal effluent (Credit: Hunter H2O)

Algae removal - municipal effluent (Credit: Hunter H2O)

Algae removal – municipal effluent (Credit: Hunter H2O)

Phu Kham (copper/gold mine in Laos) Credit: Jameson Cell installations

Phu Kham (copper/gold mine in Laos) Credit: Glencore Technology

Prominent Hill (copper/gold mine in SA) Credit: Jameson Cell installations

Prominent Hill (copper/gold mine in SA) Credit: Glencore Technology

Lumwana ( copper mine in Zambia) Credit: Jameson Cell installations

Lumwana ( copper mine in Zambia) Credit: Glencore Technology

Cyrille Boyer

Cyrille Boyer (Photo credit: WildBear)

Cyrille Boyer (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Cyrille Boyer (Photo credit: WildBear)

Cyrille Boyer (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Cyrille Boyer (Photo credit: WildBear)

Cyrille Boyer (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Cyrille Boyer (Photo credit: WildBear)

Cyrille Boyer (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Cyrille Boyer (Photo credit: WildBear)

Cyrille Boyer (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Cyrille Boyer (Photo credit: WildBear)

Cyrille Boyer (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Jane Elith

Jane Elith (Photo credit: WildBear)

Jane Elith (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Jane Elith (Photo credit: WildBear)

Jane Elith (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Jane Elith (Photo credit: WildBear)

Jane Elith (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Jane Elith (Photo credit: WildBear)

Jane Elith (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Jane Elith (Photo credit: WildBear)

Jane Elith (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Jane Elith (Photo credit: WildBear)

Jane Elith (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Ken Silburn

Ken Silburn (Photo credit: WildBear)

Ken Silburn (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Ken Silburn (Photo credit: WildBear)

Ken Silburn (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Ken Silburn (Photo credit: WildBear)

Ken Silburn (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Ken Silburn (Photo credit: WildBear)

Ken Silburn (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Ken Silburn (Photo credit: WildBear)

Ken Silburn (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Student experiences Space Camp Credit: Ken Silburn

Student experiences Space Camp (Credit: Ken Silburn)

Students participate in Space Camp. Credit: Ken Silburn

Students participate in Space Camp (Credit: Ken Silburn)

Students participate in Space Camp. Credit: Ken Silburn

Students participate in Space Camp (Credit: Ken Silburn)

Student experiences Space Camp Credit: Ken Silburn

Student experiences Space Camp (Credit: Ken Silburn)

Students participate in Space Camp. Credit: Ken Silburn

Students participate in Space Camp (Credit: Ken Silburn)

Ken Silburn at Space Camp Credit: Ken Silburn

Ken Silburn (Credit: Ken Silburn)

Credit: Ken Silburn

Space Camp participants (Credit: Ken Silburn)

Ken (second left) with Space Camp colleagues Credit: Ken Silburn

Ken (second left) with Space Camp colleagues (Credit: Ken Silburn)

Students participate in Space Camp Credit: Ken Silburn

Students participate in Space Camp (Credit: Ken Silburn)

Rebecca Johnson

Rebecca Johnson (Photo credit: WildBear)

Rebecca Johnson (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Rebecca Johnson (Photo credit: WildBear)

Rebecca Johnson (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Rebecca Johnson (Photo credit: WildBear)

Rebecca Johnson (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Rebecca Johnson (Photo credit: WildBear)

Rebecca Johnson (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Rebecca Johnson (Photo credit: WildBear)

Rebecca Johnson (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Rebecca Johnson (Photo credit: WildBear)

Rebecca Johnson (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Rebecca Johnson (Photo credit: WildBear)

Rebecca Johnson (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Rebecca Johnson (Photo credit: WildBear)

Rebecca Johnson (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Rebecca Johnson's science room specimens (Photo credit: WildBear)

Rebecca Johnson’s science room specimens (Photo credit: Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science/WildBear)

Rebecca Johnson (Photo credit: Windaroo State School)

Rebecca Johnson (Photo credit: Windaroo State School)