Francis Sejersted, 79, Dies; Steered Nobel Peace Prize Into Controversy
New York Times
The Nobel Prizes, first presented in 1901, were fathered by the Swedish chemist, engineer and inventor Alfred Nobel, whose 1895 will established annual awards for surpassing work in chemistry, physics, literature, and physiology or medicine, as well as ...
Yoichiro Nambu (1921–2015)
It was the year that Yoshio Nishina visited Copenhagen and brought back quantum mechanics to Kyoto, Japan's first foray into modern physics. The 'Copenhagen in Kyoto' school included Hideki Yukawa, who won the 1949 Nobel prize for his prediction of ...
Young Indians in Class Now With 15 Nobel Laureates
... Laureates who are teaching this conference gracefully declare it's a learning experience for them as well. "These are really very bright minds and can become leaders of science in times to come," said Dr. Zhores I Alferov, who won the Nobel for ...
US Physics Nobel laureate meets with Binh Dinh students
US Physics Nobel laureate George Smoot had an exchange on August 18 with outstanding students in the central province of Binh Dinh who won awards at the recent International Physics Olympiad and those with excellent scholastic achievements.