Lists of Nobel Prizes and Laureates 2017

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 2017.

Nobel Prizes and Laureates 2017

Nobel LaureatesFieldContribution
Rainer Weiss
Barry C. Barish
Kip S. Thorne
PhysicsFor constructing Ligo and detection of gravitational waves.
Jacques Dubochet
Joachim Frank
Richard Henderson
ChemistryFor developing cryoelectron microscopy 
Jeffrey C. Hall
Michael Rosbash
Michael W. Young
Physiology or MedicineFor generating molecular mechanisms that control the circadian rhythm.
Kazuo IshiguroLiteratureFor the novel “The Remains of the Day”
International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN)PeaceTo draw attention to the catastrophic humanitarian consequences of any use of nuclear weapons and for a treaty base on prohibition of such weapons
Richard H. ThalerEconomic SciencesFor his great contribution to behavioural economics

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