Recipients of Nobel Prize for the year 2018:
The world’s most respected awards “Nobel Prize” distribution has been started. This award demonstrates the dream of those people who have the ability to change the world by their activities like Alfred Nobel. Alfred Nobel invented the dynamite which make him world’s greatest chemist ever. This award was started on 10th December 1896 for remember the death anniversary of Alfred Nobel. Every year, Nobel Prizes are awarded in the world for its contribution in the fields of medicine, physics, chemistry, literature and peace, as well as for the important contribution in the field of economics.
Nobel Prize Winner Receives:
The Nobel Prize winners were paid 8 million Swedish Crown Prizes for the past years, but this year it has been increased to 9 million Swedish Crown (around 7 crore rupees).
Winners List of Nobel Prize 2018 in All Fields:
Physics Nobel Prize 2018:
- Arthur Ashkin (USA)
- Gerard Mourou (France)
- Donna Strickland (Canada)
For: Groundbreaking inventions in the field of laser physics.
Chemistry Nobel Prize 2018
- Frances H. Arnold (USA)
- George P. Smith (USA) and
- Sir Gregory P. Winter (UK)
For: 1. the directed evolution of enzymes. 2. The phage display of peptides and antibodies.
Physiology or Medicine Nobel Prize 2018:
- James P Allison (USA)
- Tasuku Honjo (Japan)
For: their discovery of cancer therapy by inhibition of negative immune regulation.
Nobel Peace Prize 2018:
- Denis Mukwege (Congo) and
- Nadia Murad (Iraq)
For: their efforts to end the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war and armed conflict.
Economics Nobel Prize 2018:
- William D. Nordhaus (USA)
- Paul M. Romer (USA)
For: 1. integrating climate change into long-run macroeconomic analysis. 2. Integrating technological innovations into long-run macroeconomic analysis.
Literature Nobel Prize 2018:
This year nobody was honored by Nobel Prize in Literature.
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