The 2014 Grove Medal is being awarded to David Wilkinson, professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering and Canada Research Chair in Clean Energy and Fuel Cells. The medal is awarded in honour of Sir William Grove, the inventor of the fuel cell. Prior to UBC, Wilkinson spent nearly 15 years building and leading Ballard Power Systems’ technological leadership in PEM fuel cells.
The presentation of the medal and Wilkinson’s plenary address opened the Fuel Cells 2014 Science and Technology conference in Amsterdam on April 3, 2014. For more information, click here.