Awards & Winners

1997 Nobel Prize

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Nobel Peace Prize

International Campaign to Ban Landmines, Jody Williams

(for their work for the banning and clearing of anti-personnel mines)

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Nobel Prize in Literature

Dario Fo

(who emulates the jesters of the Middle Ages in scourging authority and upholding the dignity of the downtrodden)
Nobel Prize in Physics

Steven Chu, William Daniel Phillips, Claude Cohen-Tannoudji

(for development of methods to cool and trap atoms with laser light)
Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences

Myron Scholes, Robert C. Merton

(for a new method to determine the value of derivatives)
Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

Stanley B. Prusiner

(for his discovery of Prions - a new biological principle of infection)
Nobel Prize in Chemistry

Paul D. Boyer, John E. Walker

(for their elucidation of the enzymatic mechanism underlying the synthesis of adenosine triphosphate (ATP))
Nobel Prize in Chemistry

Jens Christian Skou

(for the first discovery of an ion-transporting enzyme, Na+, K+ -ATPase)