Penn physics professor identified as possible Nobel Laureate frontrunner
The Daily Pennsylvanian
Physics professor Charles Kane was chosen as a Thomson Reuters Citation Laureate for his work on unique properties of electrons and how they move through magnetic fields. Citation Laureates are considered strong candidates for Nobel Prizes.
Eighteen Nobel Laureates Call for Immediate Release of Iranian Physicist
International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran
On September 26, 2014, in an open letter to Iran's Leader, Ali Khamenei, eighteen physics Nobel laureates called for the “immediate and unconditional” release of Kokabee. The letter was published in the leading scientific journal Nature. “Omid Kokabee ...
Nobel Prize Predictions See Honors for Pain & LEDs
The Nobel Prize in physics, to be announced on Oct. 7, may also recognize achievement from a past decade. One contender whom Thomson Reuters highlights is Charles Kresge of Saudi Aramco, whose breakthrough invention of molecular sieves, now used ...
Nobel laureates call for release of Iranian physicist Omid Kokabee
Eighteen Physics Nobel laureates have signed an open letter addressed to Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei, calling for the release of Omid Kokabee, a 32-year-old physicist who has spent the last three years and eight months in a Teheran prison.