The Nobel Prize 2013 Laureates are
François Englert (Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium) and Peter W. Higgs (University of Edinburgh, UK) “for the theoretical discovery of a mechanism that contributes to our understanding of the origin of mass of subatomic particles, and which recently was confirmed through the discovery of the predicted fundamental particle, by the ATLAS and CMS experiments at CERN’s Large Hadron Collider”
Martin Karplus (Université de Strasbourg, France and Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA), Michael Levitt (Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA) and Arieh Warshel (University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA) “for the development of multiscale models for complex chemical systems”
Physiology or Medicine:
James E. Rothman, Randy W. Schekman and Thomas C. Südhof (USA) “for their discoveries of machinery regulating vesicle traffic, a major transport system in our cells”
Alice Munro (Canada) “master of the contemporary short story”.
Eugene F. Fama (University of Chicago, IL, USA), Lars Peter Hansen (University of Chicago, IL, USA) and Robert J. Shiller (Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA) "for their empirical analysis of asset prices”.
The official website of the Nobel Prize
HM King Carl XVI Gustaf presents the Prizes on Tuesday 10th December at the Stockholm Concert Hall at 16.30 Swedish time.
The Nobel Banquet takes place in the Blue Hall of the Stockholm City Hall at 19.00.
Participants: King Carl XVI Gustaf, Queen Silvia, Prince Daniel, Prince Carl Philip
HM King Carl XVI Gustaf hosts the Royal Banquet Dinner at the Royal Palace on Wednesday 11th December at 19.30 Swedish time.
Participants: King Carl XVI Gustaf, Queen Silvia, Crown Princess Victoria, Prince Daniel, Prince Carl Philip