|Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physics|
|Number:||22 - 1|
|Profession:||member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences|
|Comments:||First choice: Either V. Bjerknes alone or a division between V. Bjerknes, T. Bergeron, J. Bjerknes and H. Solberg (see entry 22-2, 1938). The nomination was made jointly by prof C. Benedicks, deputy director J.W. Sandström, both in Stockholm, and prof O. Pettersson, Gothenburg, SE.|
Twelve laureates were awarded a Nobel Prize in 2020, for achievements that have conferred the greatest benefit to humankind.
Their work and discoveries range from the formation of black holes and genetic scissors to efforts to combat hunger and develop new auction formats.
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