Lists of Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Lists of Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes 1964

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Nicolay Gennadiyevich Basov thumb picture
Aleksandr Mikhailovich Prokhorov thumb picture
Charles Hard Townes, Nicolay Gennadiyevich Basov and Aleksandr Mikhailovich Prokhorov

"for fundamental work in the field of quantum electronics, which has led to the construction of oscillators and amplifiers based on the maser-laser principle"

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Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin

"for her determinations by X-ray techniques of the structures of important biochemical substances"

Konrad Bloch thumb picture
Feodor Lynen thumb picture
Konrad Bloch and Feodor Lynen

"for their discoveries concerning the mechanism and regulation of the cholesterol and fatty acid metabolism"

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Jean-Paul Sartre

"for his work which, rich in ideas and filled with the spirit of freedom and the quest for truth, has exerted a far-reaching influence on our age"

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