{Subject} Laureates

2020

“for his groundbreaking research in the field of observational X-ray astronomy, covering a wide range of topics from gas flows in clusters of galaxies to supermassive black holes at the heart of galaxies.”


2020

"for sub-ångström resolution imaging and chemical analysis using electron beams."


2020

“for their transformative discovery of receptors for temperature and pressure.”


2020

2018

2018 Astrophysics Laureates

“for her combined contributions to observational, theoretical, and laboratory astrochemistry, elucidating the life cycle of interstellar clouds and the formation of stars and planets”


2018
2018 Nanoscience Laureates

“for the invention of CRISPR-Cas9, a precise nanotool for editing DNA, causing a revolution in biology, agriculture, and medicine”


2018
2018 Neuroscience Laureates

“for their pioneering work on the molecular and neural mechanisms of hearing.”


2018

2016

2016 Nanoscience Laureates

“for the invention and realization of atomic force microscopy, a breakthrough in measurement technology and nanosculpting that continues to have a transformative impact on nanoscience and technology.”


2016
2016 Neuroscience Laureates

“for the discovery of mechanisms that allow experience and neural activity to remodel brain function.”


2016
2016 Astrophysics Laureates

“for the direct detection of gravitational waves.”


2016

2014

“for pioneering the theory of cosmic inflation.”


2014

“for their transformative contributions to the field of nano-optics that have broken long-held beliefs about the limitations of the resolution limits of optical microscopy and imaging.”


2014

“for the discovery of specialized brain networks for memory and cognition."


2014

2012

"for elucidating basic neuronal mechanisms underlying perception and decision"


2012

"for discovering and characterizing the Kuiper Belt and its largest members, work that led to a major advance in the understanding of the history of our planetary system"


2012

"for her pioneering contributions to the study of phonons, electron-phonon interactions, and thermal transport in nanostructures"


2012

2010

"for their contributions to the development of giant telescopes"


2010

"for their development of unprecedented methods to control matter on the nanoscale"


2010

"for discovering the molecular basis of neurotransmitter release"


2010

2008

"for their seminal contributions to understanding the nature of quasars"


2008

"for their large impact in the development of the nanoscience field of the zero and one-dimensional nanostructures in physics, chemistry, and biology"


2008

"for discoveries on the developmental and functional logic of neuronal circuits."


2008

“for his groundbreaking research in the field of observational X-ray astronomy, covering a wide range of topics from gas flows in clusters of galaxies to supermassive black holes at the heart of galaxies.”


2020

"for sub-ångström resolution imaging and chemical analysis using electron beams."


2020

“for their transformative discovery of receptors for temperature and pressure.”


2020