The E.M. and J.F. Ward Prize

Mr Scott Lillie

Scott is currently completing a Master of Science in Physics at the University of Melbourne, with an experimental condensed matter research group working on quantum sensing.

Presented by: Mr Chris Ward
Presented on: Wednesday 29 July 2015

Established in 1984 by the late Professor Emeritus James Frederick Ward (BSc 1940; BA 1944; DSc 1995), former Reader in Physics at Melbourne, to commemorate his family's association over four generations with the School of Physics and the University of Melbourne.

Edith M Ward graduated honours in Natural Philosophy in 1896 and was among the first 55 women to graduate from the University of Melbourne. James Ward died in 2013.