Professor Randles is named to the 2016 World Economic Forum Annual Meeting of New Champions Young Scientist list. 50 Young Scientists from around the world under the age of 40 are selected for their contributions to advance the frontiers of science, engineering or technology in areas of high societal impact. These scientists will be honored at the Annual Meeting of New Champions in Tianjin, People’s Republic of China. These Young Scientists are being honoured for their contributions to advancing the frontiers of science, engineering or technology in areas of high societal impact. Nominations were submitted by leading global science institutions, including the European Research Council, Imperial College London, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), Sydney University, Keio University, Carnegie Mellon University, the National Institute of Health and the New Einstein Forum.