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

Nobel Prizes 2011

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Saul Perlmutter thumb picture
Brian P. Schmidt thumb picture
Adam G. Riess thumb picture
Saul Perlmutter, Brian P. Schmidt and Adam G. Riess

"for the discovery of the accelerating expansion of the Universe through observations of distant supernovae"

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Dan Shechtman

"for the discovery of quasicrystals"

Bruce A. Beutler thumb picture
Jules A. Hoffmann thumb picture
Bruce A. Beutler and Jules A. Hoffmann

"for their discoveries concerning the activation of innate immunity"

Ralph M. Steinman thumb picture
Ralph M. Steinman

"for his discovery of the dendritic cell and its role in adaptive immunity"

Tomas Tranströmer thumb picture
Tomas Tranströmer

"because, through his condensed, translucent images, he gives us fresh access to reality"

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Leymah Gbowee thumb picture
Tawakkol Karman thumb picture
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Leymah Gbowee and Tawakkol Karman

"for their non-violent struggle for the safety of women and for women's rights to full participation in peace-building work"

Thomas J. Sargent thumb picture
Christopher A. Sims thumb picture
Thomas J. Sargent and Christopher A. Sims

"for their empirical research on cause and effect in the macroeconomy"

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