Dr. Fleming has received the 2016 Batterham Medal, an award from the Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering, that recognises an early career engineer who has achieved substantial peer and industry recognition in the past five years.
The medal was presented to Associate Professor Fleming by Professor Robin Batterham AO FREng FAA FTSE at the Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering’s Oration Dinner in Melbourne on Friday (25 November, 2016).
The award recognises the contribution to engineering made by Professor Batterham, the Kernot Professor of Engineering at the University of Melbourne, and former Chief Scientist of Australia and Academy President.
The award is presented annually by ATSE on behalf of the Go8 & Associates Deans of Engineering (the Group of Eight plus the universities of Newcastle and Wollongong, as well as Auckland).
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