Ian McDonald

(b. 1960)
Ian McDonald is a British SF novelist, living in Belfast. His themes include nanotechnology, postcyberpunk settings, and the impact of rapid social and technological change on non-Western societies.

He has received quite a few Hugo Nominations:

Awards, Honors and GoHships:

See also: http://sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/mcdonald_ian

He has been nominated for several genre awards, and in 2011 won the John W. Campbell Memorial Award and the British Science Fiction Association Award for his novel The Dervish House.