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2018 Kavli Prize 

General media queries for The Kavli Prize:

The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters

Marina Tofting, Director of Communications

Telephone: + 47 22 84 15 17 Mobile:  +47 93 86 63 12

Email: marina.tofting@dnva.no

 

Anne-Marie Astad, Communications Adviser

Telephone: + 47 22 84 15 12 Mobile:  +47 415 67 406

 Email: anne.marie.astad@dnva.no   

 

The Kavli Foundation

James Cohen, Director of Communications and Public Outreach

Telephone: 805-278-7495

Email: jcohen@kavlifoundation.org


2018 Kavli Prize Media Kit

On May 31, the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters awarded the 2018 Kavli Prizes in Astrophysics, Nanoscience and Neuroscience. The Kavli Prizes will be presented in Oslo, Norway on September 4, 2018 during Kavli Prize Week.

To download high-resolution images and pdf copies of The Kavli Prize announcement, citations and explanatory notes, please click on the links below.

Our Flickr album will be updated continously, please see

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Social Media

Use #kavliprize ; Follow @KavliPrize for updates.

Press Release

Weblink

English: Download (pdf)

Norwegian: Download (pdf)

German: Download (pdf)

Chinese: Download (pdf)

Lithuanian: Download (pdf)

French: Download (pdf)

Announcement handout (newspaper) Download (pdf)



Citations

Astrophysics: Download (pdf)

Nanoscience: Download (pdf)

Neuroscience: Download (pdf)



Explanatory Notes

Astrophysics: Download (pdf)

Nanoscience: Download (pdf)

Neuroscience: Download (pdf)



Biographies

Astrophysics: Download (pdf)

Nanoscience: Download (pdf)

Neuroscience: Download (pdf)

Autobiographies

Ewine van Dishoeck

Emmanuelle Charpentier

Jennifer A. Doudna

Virginijus Šikšnys

James Hudspeth

Robert Fettiplace

Christine Petit

Videos

Portrait of the 2018 Kavli Prize laureate in Astrophysics:

 

Portrait of the 2018 Kavli Prize laureates in Nanoscience:

 

Portrait of the 2018 Kavli Prize laureates in Neuroscience:



Photos

Click on each image to download a high resolution file.

These images may be downloaded and distributed only in connection with The Kavli Prize.

Our Flickr album will be updated continously, please see

https://www.flickr.com/photos/144779920@N04/albums

The photographer/photo libraries/artists must be credited if noted.

2018 Laureate portraits:

Astrophysics (1 Laureate):
2018 Laureate in Astrophysics, Ewine van Dishoeck    

Ewine van Dishoeck

© Henrik Sandsjö/Leiden University



 
 

Nanoscience (3 Laureates):

2016 Laureate in Nanoscience, Gerd Binnig 2018 Laureate in Nanoscience, Jennifer Doudna 2018 Laureate in Nanoscience, Virginijus Šikšnys
Emmanuelle Charpentier

© Hallbauer&Fioretti (Braunschweig, Germany)
Jennifer Doudna

© UC Berkeley
Virginijus Šikšnys

© Vilnius University

Neuroscience (3 Laureates):

2016 Laureate in Neuroscience, Eve Marder 2018 Laureate in Neuroscience, Robert Fettiplace 2018 Laureate in Neuroscience, Christine Petit
A. James Hudspeth

© Rockefeller University
Robert Fettiplace

© University of Wisconsin-

Madison
Christine Petit

© William Beaucardet