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

Nobel Prizes 2004

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David J. Gross thumb picture
H. David Politzer thumb picture
Frank Wilczek thumb picture
David J. Gross, H. David Politzer and Frank Wilczek

"for the discovery of asymptotic freedom in the theory of the strong interaction"

Aaron Ciechanover thumb picture
Avram Hershko thumb picture
Irwin Rose thumb picture
Aaron Ciechanover, Avram Hershko and Irwin Rose

"for the discovery of ubiquitin-mediated protein degradation"

Richard Axel thumb picture
Linda B. Buck thumb picture
Richard Axel and Linda B. Buck

"for their discoveries of odorant receptors and the organization of the olfactory system"

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Elfriede Jelinek

"for her musical flow of voices and counter-voices in novels and plays that with extraordinary linguistic zeal reveal the absurdity of society's clichés and their subjugating power"

Wangari Muta Maathai thumb picture
Wangari Muta Maathai

"for her contribution to sustainable development, democracy and peace"

Finn E. Kydland thumb picture
Edward C. Prescott thumb picture
Finn E. Kydland and Edward C. Prescott

"for their contributions to dynamic macroeconomics: the time consistency of economic policy and the driving forces behind business cycles"

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