Awards & Winners

John E. Walker

Date of Birth 07-January-1941
Place of Birth United Kingdom
(Eurasia, United Kingdom, with Dependencies and Territories, Western Europe, Europe, Littlehampton Lifeboat Station)
Nationality United Kingdom
Also know as John Walker
Profession Chemist
Professor Sir John Ernest Walker is an English chemist who won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1997. He is currently a group leader at the MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit in Cambridge, and a Fellow of Sidney Sussex College.

Awards by John E. Walker

Check all the awards nominated and won by John E. Walker.


Copley Medal
(For his ground-breaking work on bioenergetics, discovering the mechanism of ATP synthesis in the mitochondrion.)


Nobel Prize in Chemistry
(for their elucidation of the enzymatic mechanism underlying the synthesis of adenosine triphosphate (ATP))