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Lists of Nobel Prizes Winners – 2017

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Lists of 2017 Nobel Prize Winners:

Nobel Prize, any of the prizes (five in number until 1969, when a sixth was added) that are awarded annually from a fund bequeathed for that purpose by the Swedish inventor and industrialist Alfred Nobel. The Nobel Prizes are widely regarded as the most prestigious awards given for intellectual achievement in the world. The first distribution of the prizes took place on December 10, 1901, the fifth anniversary of Nobel’s death. The given following table we have list of Noble Prize 2017 winners list

  1. Nobel Prize for Physics 
  2. Nobel Prize for Chemistry
  3. Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine
  4. Nobel Prize forLiterature
  5. Nobel Prize for Peace
  6. Noble Prize for Economic Sciences (Added in 1969)

( Noble prize for Economic Sciences Awarded by The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel, was established in 1968 by the Bank of Sweden and was first awarded in 1969. Although not technically a Nobel Prize, it is identified with the award; its winners are announced with the Nobel Prize recipients, and the Prize in Economic Sciences is presented at the Nobel Prize Award Ceremony)

Lists of 2017 Noble Prize Winners

Lists of Nobel Prizes and Laureates 2017

Nobel Laureates Field Contribution
Rainer Weiss

Barry C. Barish

Kip S. Thorne

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

Joachim Frank

Richard Henderson

  • “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“.

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.

List of 2016 Noble Prize Winners

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