Department awards

Mechanical Engineering Department Awards

Title of AwardDescription
JW Dodds Prize A prize and medal awarded annually to the most outstanding student in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering completing final year of the Mechanical Engineering course.
Bill Melbourne Medal A prize and medal awarded annually to a student in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering who has obtained a PhD degree on the basis of quality and number of research publications, quality and originality of research.
IMechE Frederic Barnes Waldron (FBW) 'Best Student' awards. A prize awarded annually by the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering to the student with the highest overall HWA completing final year in the field of Mechanical Engineering
Top Student for Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering (Mechanical Engineering) A prize awarded annually by the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering to the student with the highest overall HWA completing final year in the field of Mechanical Engineering
Top Student for Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering (Mechatronic Engineering) A prize awarded annually by the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering to the student with the highest overall HWA completing final year in the field of Mechatronic Engineering
Top Student for Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering (Aerospace Engineering) A prize awarded annually by the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering to the student with the highest overall HWA completing final year in the field of Aerospace Engineering
Top Student for Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering (Masters by Coursework) A prize awarded annually by the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering to the student with the highest overall average completing Masters by Coursework
The R. J. Alfredson Prize for Excellence in Engineering Fluid Dynamics (MEC3451 – Fluid 2) A prize are awarded annually by the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering to the Mechanical Engineering student who completes the unit MEC3451 Fluid mechanics 2 with the highest result.
The R. J. Alfredson Prize for Excellence in Engineering Fluid Dynamics (MAE3401 – Aerodynamics 2) A prize are awarded annually by the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering to Aerospace Engineering student who completes MAE3401 Aerodynamics 2 with the highest result.
The T.F. Berreen Prize for Excellence in Engineering Dynamics (MEC3453 – Dynamics 2) A prize awarded annually by the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering to the Mechanical Engineering student who completes the unit MEC3453 Dynamics 2 with the highest result
The T.F. Berreen Prize for Excellence in Engineering Dynamics (MAE3404 – Flight Vehicle Dynamics) A prize awarded annually by the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering to the Aerospace Engineering student who completes MAE3404 Flight Vehicle Dynamics with the highest result.
The T.F. Berreen Prize for Excellence in Engineering Dynamics (TRC3200 – Dynamical Systems) A prize awarded annually by the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering to the Mechatronics Engineering student who completes the unit TRC3200 Dynamical Systems with the highest result.
The R. Gani Prize for Excellence in Engineering Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer (MEC3453 – Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer) A prize awarded annually by the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering to the Mechanical Engineering student who completes the unit MEC3454 Thermodynamics and heat transfer with the highest result.
The R. Gani Prize for Excellence in Engineering Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer (MAE3405 – Flight Vehicle Propulsion) A prize awarded annually by the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering to the Aerospace Engineering student who completes MAE3405 Flight Vehicle Propulsion with the highest result
The R. Gani Prize for Excellence in Engineering Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer (TRC4802 – Thermo-fluids and Power Systems) A prize awarded annually by the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering to the Mechatronics Engineering student who completes the unit TRC4802 Thermo-fluids and power systems with the highest result.
The I.H. Marshall Prize for Excellence in Engineering Solid Mechanics (MEC3455 – Solid Mechanics) A prize awarded annually by the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering to the Mechanical Engineering student who completes the units MEC3455 Solid Mechanics with the highest result.
The I.H. Marshall Prize for Excellence in Engineering Solid Mechanics (MAE3407 – Aircraft Structures 2) A prize awarded annually by the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering to the Aerospace Engineering student who completes the units MAE3407 Aircraft Structures 2 with the highest result.
The P. Dransfield Prize for Excellence in Systems and Control Engineering (MEC3457 – Systems and Control) A prize awarded annually by the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering to the Mechanical Engineering student who completes the unit MEC3457 Systems and control with the highest result.
The P. Dransfield Prize for Excellence in Systems and Control Engineering (MAE3408 – Aerospace Control or TRC3600 – Modelling and Control) A prize awarded annually by the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering to the the Aerospace or Mechatronics student who completes the co-taught unit MAE3408 Aerospace control / TRC3600 Modelling and control with the highest result..
Robotics Prize (TRC4800 - Robotics or MEC4456 – Robotics) A prize awarded annually by the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering to the Mechanical or Mechatronics student who completes the co-taught unit MEC4456 Robotics / TRC4800 Robotics with the highest result.
Design Team Prize (MEC4407 – Design 3) A prize awarded annually by the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering to the team of Mechanical Engineering students who complete the unit MEC4407 Design 3 with the highest in-semester team-based results.
Design Team Prize (MAE4410 – Flight Vehicle Design) A prize awarded annually by the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering to the team of Aerospace Engineering students who complete the unit MAE4410 Flight Vehicle Design with the highest in-semester team-based results.
Design Team Prize (TRC3000 – Mechatronics Project 2) A prize awarded annually by the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering to the team of Mechanical Engineering students who complete the unit TRC3000 Mechatronics Project 2 with the highest in-semester team-based results.