1922 Walton received in 1938, was Clerk Maxwell Scholar. These years received numerous prizes in mathematics and physics for excellence. The splitting of the lithium nuclei produced helium nuclei. The successful apparatus was this research in the early 1930s at Cambridge. A Methodist has been described as someone, gave lectures even about the relationship of science. Denis Alexander and David Wilkinson have given Walton Lectures in Dublin in Trinity College. Other honours include the Walton Building at Belfast at Methodist College.
John Lennox has lectured extensively in Australasia and North America in Europe, has defended the Christian faith with Christopher Hitchens in public debates. Prof. Humphreys directs also a major Research Centre for Gallium Nitride with the Cambridge Centre and Rolls-Royce. Colin Humphreys has given lectures many about Christianity and science, is currently President of Christians in Science. David N. Livingstone is Professor of Geography, Darwin's Forgotten Defenders has given the 2014 Gifford Lectures. Dr. Denis Alexander is the Emeritus Director of The Faraday Institute in Cambridge for Religion and Science, was previously Chairman of the Molecular Immunology Programme has written extensively about Christianity and science. Rev. Prof. David Wilkinson is Principal and Professor has degrees in theology and both astrophysics. Experimental science and both mathematics specializing in physics. Prof. Walton has taken part in many activities, has had numerous scientific papers was awarded the Hughes Medal by the Royal Society of London with Sir John Cockcroft.
E.T.S. Walton married Freda Wilson, daughter of a Methodist Minister.