Immediately after the announcement of the 2011 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, more than 1 600 greetings to the new Chemistry Laureate poured in from Nobelprize.org's visitors and were posted at the website.
Greetings to the 2011 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry
Number of greetings: 1610
"Congratulations from Colombia, Sir. Great job and an amazing story. People like you inspire me to work hard and make me love chemistry more"
"sir heartiest congratulations for your discovery and u have really proved again that hurdles doesn't matter when we determined ."
/Bandita Das MSc First semister from Gauhati University
"I am very happy to see your tremendous achievement, Dan. Keep it up"
/,Dr. Iftikhar Imam Naqvi,
"Congratulations sir, for your success"
"Salutations! I Love your work! don't spend all that money at once :)"
/The Black Ice Parkour Team
Congratulation for you"
/Hiwa Omer Ahmad
"Congrats! I have a request, may you please build me a rocket and take me to the moon? Im out of cheese."
"congratulation,inspiring contribution to science"
"Does anyone know if JB and Selena Gomez are still together? Please im desperate"
"congratulation from the computational and theoretical quantum chemistry team in Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology"
"Congratulation on your discoveries in the microuniverse. You are an inspiration for research and study throughout the population."
"Hello sir...I wish you many many more congratulations for your victory ..and I love chemistry subject verymuch ..it is shocking of knowing q"
"THANKS TO YOU...HUMANITY HAS PROSPERED!"
/p kumar- India
"Congratz! We applaud you and admire your researcg. I'm Israeli and we are all overjoyed,we hope to see investments in Israeli education!"
"congratulations Mr DAN i am from in the Kurdistan in university of Sulaimaniah of chemistry deparment fourth stage..."
"you are really great sir. congratulations sir. i am fulliy inspired by you. thank you sir for showing a new direction in chemistry..."
/Gobinda Chandra Behera, IMMT, BBSR, Odisha, India
"Heartiest congratulations to Dr. Shechtman
Waah what a discovery in crystal..... quasicrystal i have never heard. Really Great...."
/Gobinda Chanadra Behera, CMC Dept. IMMT,BBSR
"Thank you Dan for the discovery and the story behind it! (^_^)"
"Congratulations from Armenia"
"Dear Dan, Many Many Congratulations for this extraordinary recognition, you so so deserve!
I'm looking forward to host you in Paris on 2012"
/Muriel Touaty, General Director French Technion Socity
"Heartiest congratulations from Pakistan"
"Congratulations to you Sir…… Let science work for peace and upliftment of mankind."
/C N Laxminarayana,Education Officer, Gulbarga,India
"May I know a few answers which are related with science?"
""THANK YOU VERY MUCH" SIR"
"Thank you for your glorious contribution to science."
"Congratulations Professor Shechtman."
"Congratulations! Your contributions mean so much to the world."
"no one cares about this shit"
you are inspiration to me
kadiri oseni b.sc . biochemistry
"Good job! You're an inspiration to all of us! (We actually did a research project on you.)"
/Líadan & Keilana
"Nice Catch Sir !!"
/A student from Taiwan
"congratulation Mr DAN SHECHTMAN we are very proud of you"
/Nanditha s from kerala
"Congrats sir,, you are inspire us..."
"heartiest congratulations sir...............................for ur great discovery"
"Congratulation Dany !! Nobel in Chemistry. Best example of some thing which against the conventions !"
/Aleem Syed USA
"and You, yes You are a shining star in the galaxy of scientists. Keep shining Sir!"
/Julius Fernandes, Goa India
"Congratulations to you sir......!!!!!"
"Congrats I hope to one day Win the Nobel In chemistry as well you are truly an Inspiration!!"
/Donald H. White
"it is a great thing that you has done,professor.best wishes"
"Hearty congratulations sir for unveiling fresh vistas in chemistry.the celebrates you"
VNSGU, Surat, Gujarat,India
/fatin raza khan
"Dear Prof. Shechtman, congratulation, this is the time for all crystals to get recognition with you, and our science evolves, finally."
/Luis Sanchez Munoz (ICV-CSIC, Madrid)
"Greetings from "
"I AM THRILLED WITH HIS ACHIEVEMENT AFTER HAVING GONE THROUGH MANY RESISTENCES FROM HIS COLLEGES ."
/K.K.SIVAN, INDIA, KERALA -
"best of luck for ur next achievement and good job...."
"Congratulation! You have gone very near to the genetic cell to be cracked. It is done, there will be possibility for super human on earth"
/Anjani Kumar Verma
/Bharti, Bihar, India
"Your discovery of the Quasicrystals is amazing! Congratulations lad! I'll raise a pint for ye in the bar tonight!"
"DISCOVERY IS EQUAL TO GOD, HEARTLY CONGRATULATION FOR MR.DAN SHECHTMAN"
"congratulations to you sir."
"Please accept my heartiest greetings and congratulation on behalf of all of the chemist of Bangladesh. I salute you for your Exceptional Inv"
/Sk. Mahatabuddin, MS in Physical Chemistry, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh.
"great. thank you.
more evidence on "local rules" is becaming more and more important.
keep the good working."
"CONGRATULATION TO ALL OF U ..."
/Dr Sujit R Acharjee, Hojai College
"Congratulations.!!! :DD <3"
/Diana Davalos :]
/The Journal of Chemical Physics
"Very goor work, we need independent minds!"
"congratulations! i have always been interested in chemistry and am glad that another discovery in this field that can help has been made."
"congratulations! i have always loved chemisty. im happy to hear that another discovery in this field has been made."
"congratulation prof,you're an inspiration to young scientist like us....keep up the good work
pat from south africa"
/pat south africa
"Congratulations to you , Professor Dan Shechtan. on the success of your novel idea."
/Odularu Ayodele Temidayo
"Heartiest Congragulations from all Indians.Continue with you good work."
"best wishes to all nobel prize winners for inspiring the youth to think something greater than you."
/k. vanitha from arni , nesal
"Congratulations, thank you for your discovery!"
"super sir well done"
"You are my bonus question in chemistry!"
/Bryce Robbins, 11th Grade
"Congrats! I'll be writing an essay on you in Chemistry, the word "quadricrystals" sounds neat, by the time I'm done I'll know what it means!"
"Congratulations Dr. Shechtman. Your quasicrytals is being revolutionize our understanding of physical properties of chemical substances."
/Dr. Jashim Uddin - Vanderbilt University
"AWSOME YOU GUYS"
"congratulations on your nobel prize. that's awesome bro. good job on discovering quasicrystals."
/Lauren and Lynn and Tiffany
Saw your interview and say hello to Yossi Ben Asher-Aerospace Engineering Department"
/Pam Johnson and Ellen Applebaum
"yes!!!! im chubby!!!!"
"A discovery that has revolutionized how we perceive the microscopic ordering and symmetry in the crystalline state. About freaking time."
/Jeremy Zolan Chem Major, Keene State College, Keene, NH
"Excellent job, Mr. Shechtman. I will be doing research on quasicrystals for my science class."
"ur quasicrystals rock,professor"
/Dr Manjusha , Dental officer , Ministry of defence , Oman
"congrats by me looooooool"
"Must write essay about you now!"
/Jake 9th grade
again come up &give up"
/Jyothis Mary Joseph
"Congratulations. Felicidades por el descubrimiento, por el empuje para verlo publicado"
"wow! i appreciate u."
/YOHANNES ,DEREJE and MASRESHA from ETHIOPIA
"Congratulation to Mr. Dan Shectman for his wonderful research.Wish you a very very congatulation from our whole school and go on 4 ur success"
/K.V. No.3, Nal, Bikaner, Rajasthan, India
"Sir, I tip my hat to you..."
/a regular Joe
"Accept my heartiest congratulations on you great sucess"
"bloody crystals u"
"Congrats to you sir.I wish that u will get more and more sucess in your life.Keep doing ur work."
"Congratulations Sir, Wish you all the best"
/Wasif from Pakistan
"congratulations uncle and i hate chemistry like shit.i think u r gr8"
"I am very excited to sending this messages to Nobel Laureates.I have no word for this."
"congrats sir.....keep it up...."
/pankaj from chemistry dept. chandigarh(india)