Winners of Nobel Prize 2015 – Full List for Competitive Exams Winners of Nobel Prize 2015 – Full List for Competitive Exams
Winners of Nobel Prize 2015 Friends, Nobel Prize 2015 Winners for all categories have been announced. There are total 6 categories for which Nobel... Winners of Nobel Prize 2015 – Full List for Competitive Exams

Winners of Nobel Prize 2015

Friends, Nobel Prize 2015 Winners for all categories have been announced. There are total 6 categories for which Nobel Prizes are awarded viz. Physiology/Medicine, Physics, Chemistry, Literature, Peace and Economic Sciences.  In the upcoming competitive exams for the year 2015-16, there is a high probability that at least one question on this topic will be asked. Thus readers are advised to memorise the names of winners for each category. The area of work for which they have won award also needs to be memorised.

THE NOBEL PRIZE 2015 WINNERS
Winners of Nobel Prize 2015 for Physiology or Medicine

William C. Campbell

Prize Share: 1/4

Satoshi Omura

Prize Share: 1/4

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Youyou Tu

Prize Share: 1/2

Recognition For: “their discoveries concerning a novel therapy against infections caused by roundworm parasites” – (To William C. Campbell and Satoshi Nomura)
Recognition for “her discoveries concerning a novel therapy against Malaria” – (To Youyou Tu)
Winners of Nobel Prize 2015 for Physics
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Takaaki Kajita

Prize Share: 1/2

Arthur B. McDonald

Prize Share: 1/2

Recognition For: “the discovery of neutrino oscillations, which shows that neutrinos have mass”
Winners of Nobel Prize 2015 for Chemistry
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Tomas Lindahl

Prize Share: 1/3

Paul Modrich

Prize Share: 1/3

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Aziz Sancar

Prize Share: 1/3

Recognition For: “mechanistic studies of DNA repair”
Winner of Nobel Prize 2015 for Literature

Svetlana Alexievich

 

Prize Share: 1/1

Recognition For“her polyphonic writings, a monument to suffering and courage in our time”
Winners of Nobel Prize 2015 for Peace

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National Dialogue Quartet

Prize Share: 1/1

Recognition For: “its decisive contribution to the building of pluralistic democracy in Tunisia in the wake of Jasmine Revolution of 2011”
Winner of Nobel Prize 2015 for Economic Sciences

Angus Deaton

Prize Share: 1/1

Recognition For: “his analysis of consumption, poverty and welfare”

Winners of each category will share the 8 million Swedish kronor (about $960,000) prize money, as per above mentioned prize share. Each winner will also get a diploma and a gold medal at the annual award ceremony on Dec. 10, the anniversary of the death of prize founder Alfred Nobel.

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