Dr. Stephen Butler awarded RSC Bob Hay Lectureship in Macrocyclic and Supramolecular Chemistry

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In a remarkable recognition of excellence in the field of macrocyclic and supramolecular chemistry, Dr Stephen Butler from Loughborough University has been awarded the prestigious RSC Bob Hay Lectureship.

Dr Stephen Butler receiving his award
Dr Stephen Butler receiving his RSC Bob Hay Lectureship.

Dr Butler's ground breaking work of macrocyclic and supramolecular chemistry has earned him this esteemed honour. The annual award, given in memory of the renowned Professor Bob Hay, celebrates the outstanding contributions of young chemists within 15 years of completing their PhD.

This year's meeting, hosted at the University of Birmingham, was an opportunity for Dr Butler to share insights into his cutting-edge research.

The Bob Hay Lecture has become known for pushing the boundaries of scientific knowledge, and Dr Butler's presentation was a highlight of the MASC2023 event.

The RSC Bob Hay Lectureship stands as a testament to the commitment of researchers like Dr Butler, who play a pivotal role in shaping the future of scientific discovery. 

The School of Science congratulates Dr Stephen Butler on this achievement.