Martin Lee Chalfie

Martin Lee Chalfie

Martin Lee Chalfie is an American scientist. He is University Professor at Columbia University. He shared the 2008 Nobel Prize in Chemistry along with Osamu Shimomura and Roger Y. Tsien “for the discovery and development of the green fluorescent protein,...
Takaaki Kajita

Takaaki Kajita

Takaaki Kajita is a Japanese physicist, known for neutrino experiments at the Kamiokande and its successor, Super-Kamiokande. In 2015, he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics jointly with Canadian physicist Arthur B. McDonald. Kajita was born in 1959 in...
Serge Haroche

Serge Haroche

Serge Haroche was born on September 11, 1944 in Casablanca, Morocco. Haroche worked in the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS) as a research scientist from 1967 to 1975, and spent a year (1972–1973) as a visiting post-doc in Stanford University. In...
Ei-ichi Negishi

Ei-ichi Negishi

Ei-ichi Negishiwas born on July 14, 1935 in Hsinking, capital of Manchukuo, now Changchun of China. He graduated from the University of Tokyo in 1958 and did his internship at Teijin. He went on to study in the United States and obtained his PhD from University of...
Venkatraman Ramakrishnan

Venkatraman Ramakrishnan

Venkatraman Ramakrishnanwas born in the year 1952 in Chidambaram, Tamil Nadu, India. He pursued his Undergraduate studies at the Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda under a National Science Talent Scholarship and obtained a degree in Physics in 1971. He then moved...
Anthony James Leggett

Anthony James Leggett

Anthony James Leggett was born on March 26, 1938 in Camberwell, London, U.K. Professor Leggett is widely recognized as a world leader in the theory of low-temperature physics. He was awarded the 2003 Nobel Prize in Physics (with V. L. Ginzburg and A. A. Abrikosov) for...