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Lists of Nobel Prizes and Laureates

10-OCT-2017 13:18

    The Nobel Prize is given for the spectacular contributions for humanity in chemistry, economics, literature, peace, physics, or physiology or medicine. Here, we are giving the list of Nobel Prizes and Laureates which will helps the students to crack examinations like UPSC, State Services, LIC, AAO, SSC, CGL, Railways, RRB, SBI Clerk, IBPS PO and other exams.

    Nobel Prizes and Laureates

     Lists of Nobel Prizes and Laureates

    Lists of Nobel Prizes and Laureates 2017

    Nobel Laureates

    Field

    Contribution

    Rainer Weiss

    Barry C. Barish

    Kip S. Thorne

    Physics

    For decisive contributions to the LIGO detector and the observation of gravitational waves

    Jacques Dubochet

    Joachim Frank

    Richard Henderson

    Chemistry

    "For developing cryo-electron microscopy for the high-resolution structure determination of biomolecules in solution".

    Jeffrey C. Hall

    Michael Rosbash

    Michael W. Young

    Physiology or Medicine

    "For their discoveries of molecular mechanisms controlling the circadian rhythm".

    Kazuo Ishiguro

    Literature

    "Who, in novels of great emotional force, has uncovered the abyss beneath our illusory sense of connection with the world".

    International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN)

    Peace

    "For its work to draw attention to the catastrophic humanitarian consequences of any use of nuclear weapons and for its ground-breaking efforts to achieve a treaty-based prohibition of such weapons".

    Richard H. Thaler

    Economic Sciences

    "For his contributions to behavioural economics".

    Lists of Nobel Prizes and Laureates 2016

    Nobel Laureates

    Field

    Contribution

    F. Duncan

    M. Haldane

    J. Michael Kosterlitz

    Physics

    For the theoretical discoveries of topological phase transitions and topological phases of matter"

    Jean-Pierre Sauvage

    Sir J. Fraser Stoddart

    Bernard L. Feringa

    Chemistry

    For the design and synthesis of molecular machines

    Yoshinori Ohsumi

    Physiology or Medicine

    For the discoveries of mechanisms for autophagy

     

    Bob Dylan

    Literature

    For having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition

     

    Juan Manuel Santos

    Peace

    For his resolute efforts to bring the country's more than 50-year-long civil war to an end

    Oliver Hart

    Bengt Holmström

    Economic Sciences

    For their contributions to contract theory

    It is a set of annual international awards bestowed in a number of categories by Swedish and Norwegian institutions in recognition of academic, cultural, and/or scientific advances. In Physics, Chemistry, and Economic Sciences is awarded by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences; in Physiology or Medicine; Literature; and the Nobel Peace Prize are awarded by the Karolinska Institute, Swedish Academy and Norwegian Nobel Committee respectively.  In the above list of Nobel Prizes and Laureates that will be helpful for the students for enhancing general knowledge to crack Competitive Exams, Interviews, Entrance tests and quizzes.

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