William E. Moerner


Interview, December 2014

Interview with 2014 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry William E. Moerner, 6 December 2014.

Transcript of the interview

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Nobel Minds 2014

The 2014 Nobel Laureates met at the Grünewald Hall in the Stockholm Concert Hall in Stockholm on 11 December 2014 for the traditional round-table discussion and TV program ‘Nobel Minds’. The Nobel Laureates discussed the discoveries for which they’ve been honored, how these can be applied in a practical way, and the role of science in today’s society. The discussion was hosted by Zeinab Badawi of the BBC.

Interview, October 2014

Telephone interview with William E. Moerner following the announcement of the 2014 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 8 October 2014. The interviewer is Adam Smith, Chief Scientific Officer of Nobel Media.

William E. Moerner was in Brazil to take part in a conference when his wife in California forwarded the news that he had been awarded the 2014 Nobel Prize in Chemistry together with Stefan W. Hell and Eric Betzig. Hear an interview, over a less than clear hotel phone line, about how he reacted when he got the call from Stockholm.

Transcript of the telephone interview with William E. Moerner

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