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

Nobel Prizes 1981

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Arthur Leonard Schawlow thumb picture
Nicolaas Bloembergen and Arthur Leonard Schawlow

"for their contribution to the development of laser spectroscopy"

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Kai M. Siegbahn

"for his contribution to the development of high-resolution electron spectroscopy"

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Roald Hoffmann thumb picture
Kenichi Fukui and Roald Hoffmann

"for their theories, developed independently, concerning the course of chemical reactions"

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Roger W. Sperry

"for his discoveries concerning the functional specialization of the cerebral hemispheres"

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Torsten N. Wiesel thumb picture
David H. Hubel and Torsten N. Wiesel

"for their discoveries concerning information processing in the visual system"

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Elias Canetti

"for writings marked by a broad outlook, a wealth of ideas and artistic power"

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James Tobin

"for his analysis of financial markets and their relations to expenditure decisions, employment, production and prices"

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