Lists of Nobel Prizes and Laureates 2016

Nobel Prize is awarded to a person or an organisation known as Nobel Laureate who is awarded for their outstanding contributions in any of the categories including peace, literature, chemistry, physics, physiology or economic sciences and medicine. Let us find out the list of Noble Prize Laureates who received Nobel Prize in the year 2016.

Nobel Prizes and Laureates 2016

Nobel LaureatesFieldContribution
F. Duncan
M. Haldane
J. Michael Kosterlitz
PhysicsFor theoretical discoveries of topological phase transitions and topological phases of matter.
Jean-Pierre Sauvage
Sir J. Fraser Stoddart
Bernard L. Feringa
ChemistryFor designing and synthesising  molecular machines
Yoshinori OhsumiPhysiology or MedicineFor discovering the mechanisms for autophagy.
Bob DylanLiteratureFor creating new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition
Juan Manuel SantosPeaceFor his resolute efforts to bring the country’s more than 50-year-long civil war to an end
Oliver Hart
Bengt Holmström
Economic SciencesFor providing contributions to contract theory

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