Nobel Prize winners 2019

The Nobel Peace Prize 2019

Abiy Ahmed  (Ethiopia) 

For his work in ending the 20-year post-war territorial stalemate between Ethiopia and Eritrea.


The Nobel Prize in Literature 2019

Peter Handke  (Austria) 

For an influential work that with linguistic ingenuity has explored the periphery and the specificity of human experience.


The Nobel Prize in Physics 2019

James Peebles  (Canada, USA)

For theoretical discoveries in physical cosmology.

Michel Mayor  (Switzerland)

For the discovery of an exoplanet orbiting a solar-type star.

Didier Queloz  (Switzerland)

For the discovery of an exoplanet orbiting a solar-type star.


The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2019

John B. Goodenough  (USA)
M. Stanley Whittingham  (United Kingdom, USA)
Akira Yoshino  (Japan)

For the development of lithium-ion batteries.


The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2019

William Kaelin Jr.  (USA)
Peter J. Ratcliffe  (United Kingdom)
Gregg L. Semenza (USA)

For their discoveries of how cells sense and adapt to oxygen availability.


The Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences 2019

Abhijit Banerjee (India)
Esther Duflo (France)
Michael Kremer (USA)

For their experimental approach to alleviating global poverty.


 

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