Former Academy President Professor Brian Anderson and polymers pioneer Professor David Solomon have been recognised with Australia's highest honour, Companion in the General Division of the Order of Australia, in the 2016 Queen's Birthday Honours list.
Professor Anderson AC FAFA FRS FTSE received the award for eminent services to information and communications technology, to engineering and higher education, as an academic, researcher and author, to professional scientific associations and as a mentor of young scientists.
Professor Solomon AC FAA FRS FTSE was recognised for eminent service to science in the field of polymer chemistry and plastics, and to professional scientific institutions.
Fellows recognised as Officers in the General Division of the Order of Australia were:
Fellows recognised as Members in the General Division of the Order of Australia were:
The late Professor Michael Raupach AO FAA FTSE received a posthumous award for distinguished service to science in Australia and internationally as a leader in climate change research.
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