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List of Nobel Prize Winners 2015: In Pictures

Oct 12, 2015 18:14 IST

Nobel Prizes 2015 was announced by the Nobel Assembly from 5 October to 12 October 2015. The prizes were announced in different sections, namely Physics, Chemistry, Physiology, Literature, Peace and Economics.

                                        The Nobel Peace Prize 2015

Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet

Nobel Prize 2015

"for its decisive contribution to the building of a pluralistic democracy in Tunisia in the wake of Jasmine revolution of 2011"-Read More

                             The Nobel Prize in Literature 2015

Svetlana Alexievich (Belarus)

Literature

" for her polyphonic writings, a monument to suffering and courage in our time"-Read More

                           The Nobel Prize in Physics 2015

Arthur B McDonald (USA) and Takaaki Kajita (Japan)

Physics

" for their discovery of neutrino oscillations, which shows that neutrinos have mass"-Read More

                          The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2015
William C Campbell (Ireland), Satoshi Omura (Japan) and Youyou Tu (China)

Medicine

"Campbell and Omura for their discoveries concerning a novel therapy against infections caused by roundworm parasites and Youyou Tu for her discoveries concerning a novel therapy against Malaria "-Read More

The Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2015

Angus Deaton (UK)

Economy

" for his analysis of consumption, poverty, and welfare "-Read More

                             The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2015

Tomas Lindahl (UK), Paul Modrich (USA) and Aziz Sancar (USA)

Chemistry

" for having mapped how cells repair damaged DNA and safeguard the genetic information at a molecular level"-Read More

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