Aimee Stapleton is the winner of the 2015 IOP Rosse Medal.
Aimee's presentation titled 'Piezoelectricity in Proteins' reported piezoelectric response in the classical sense observed in the globular protein Lysozyme. Aimee is a PhD researcher of Biophysics at MSSI, University of Limerick. She is funded by the Irish Research Council and jointly supervised by Dr Tewfik Soulimane, Dr Christophe Silien and Dr Tofail Syed.
The competiton was held in Cork on Saturday 28th March.
Well done, Aimee!