Dr Caroline Roney and Dr Christopher Chen are among 84 promising leaders awarded fellowships totalling £98 million.
The fellowships support the most promising science and research leaders to tackle major global issues and to commercialise their innovations in the UK.
Professor Wen Wang, Queen Mary's Vice-Principal and Executive Dean for Science and Engineering, said: “Congratulations to Dr Roney and Dr Chen - the scale of their ambitions, from the heart to the universe, is impressive and captures the breadth of Queen Mary's science and engineering research. I am looking forward to seeing the impact of their work grow even further."
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