Lists of Nobel Prizes and Laureates
Lists of Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes 1962

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Lev Davidovich Landau thumb picture
Lev Davidovich Landau

"for his pioneering theories for condensed matter, especially liquid helium"

Max Ferdinand Perutz thumb picture
John Cowdery Kendrew thumb picture
Max Ferdinand Perutz and John Cowdery Kendrew

"for their studies of the structures of globular proteins"

Francis Harry Compton Crick thumb picture
James Dewey Watson thumb picture
Maurice Hugh Frederick Wilkins thumb picture
Francis Harry Compton Crick, James Dewey Watson and Maurice Hugh Frederick Wilkins

"for their discoveries concerning the molecular structure of nucleic acids and its significance for information transfer in living material"

John Steinbeck thumb picture
John Steinbeck

"for his realistic and imaginative writings, combining as they do sympathetic humour and keen social perception"

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