Nobel Prize 2018 List of Nobel Prizes Winner Physics, Peace, Chemistry, Economics

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Nobel Prize 2018 List of Nobel Prize Winner

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The Swedish Academy has decided to postpone the 2018 Nobel Prize in Literature, with the intention of awarding it in 2019. So Nobel Prize in Literature will not awarded this Year.

The Nobel Prize is a set of annual international awards bestowed in several categories by Swedish and Norwegian institutions in recognition of academic, cultural or scientific advances. The will of the Swedish inventor Alfred Nobel established the prizes in 1895. The prizes in Chemistry, Literature, Peace, Physics and Physiology or Medicine were first awarded in 1901. Medals made before 1980 were struck in 23 carat gold, and later from 18 carat green gold plated with a 24 carat gold coating. Between 1901 and 2016, the Nobel Prizes and the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences were awarded 579 times to 911 people and organisations. With some receiving the Nobel Prize this makes a total of 23 organisations, and 881 individuals.

List of Nobel Prize Winners in 2018 :

This Year’s Maths Nobel Prize i.e. Fields Medal is given to Indian Origin’s Akshay Venkatesh. In the International Congress of Mathematicians in Rio De Janeiro, Field Medal was given to Him. 

The Nobel Prize in Physics 2018

Arthur Ashkin Prize Motivation: “for the optical tweezers and their application to biological systems”
Gérard Mourou Prize Motivation: “for their method of generating high-intensity, ultra-short optical pulses”
Donna Strickland Prize Motivation: “for their method of generating high-intensity, ultra-short optical pulses”

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2018

James P. Allison Prize Motivation: “for their discovery of cancer therapy by inhibition of negative immune regulation”
Tasuku Honjo Prize Motivation: “for their discovery of cancer therapy by inhibition of negative immune regulation”

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2018

Frances H. Arnold Prize Motivation: “for the directed evolution of enzymes”
George P. Smith Prize Motivation: “for the phage display of peptides and antibodies”
Sir Gregory P. Winter Prize Motivation: “for the phage display of peptides and antibodies”

The Nobel Peace Prize 2018

Denis Mukwege Prize Motivation: “for their efforts to end the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war and armed conflict”
Nadia Murad Prize Motivation: “for their efforts to end the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war and armed conflict”

The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2018

William D. Nordhaus Prize Motivation: “for integrating climate change into long-run macroeconomic analysis”
Paul M. Romer Prize Motivation: “for integrating technological innovations into long-run macroeconomic analysis”

The Nobel Prize in Literature 2018

The 2018 Nobel Prize in Literature has been postponed.

List of Nobel Prize Winners in 2017 :

Physics :

Winners – Rainer Weiss, Barry C. Barish and Kip S. Thorne

Recognition For – “for decisive contributions to the LIGO detector and the observation of gravitational waves”.

Chemistry :

Winners – Jacques Dubochet, Joachim Frank and Richard Henderson

Recognition For – “for developing cryo-electron microscopy for the high-resolution structure determination of biomolecules in solution”

Medicine/ Physiology :

Winners – Jeffrey C. Hall, Michael Rosbash and Michael W. Young

Recognition For – “for their discoveries of molecular mechanisms controlling the circadian rhythm”

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Literature :

Winner – Kazuo Ishiguro

Recognition For – “who, in novels of great emotional force, has uncovered the abyss beneath our illusory sense of connection with the world”

Peace :

Winner – International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN)

Recognition For – “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”.

The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2017

Winner – Richard H. Thaler

Recognition For – “for his contributions to behavioural economics”

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