The Nobel Prizes 2014
Les Prix Nobel
2014

Karl Grandin, editor

October 2015 lvi+ 520pp., illustrated, full color, ISBN 978-0-88135-125-5, $70.00

The Nobel Prizes 2014

The Nobel Prizes is the official yearbook of the Nobel Foundation. This edition provides extensive information about the 2014 Laureates: their Nobel and Prize Lectures and their autobiographies, as well as presentation speeches and background about the Nobel festivities.

Table of Contents

THE NOBEL INSTITUTIONS

THE NOBEL LAUREATES AND CITATIONS

THE NOBEL PRIZE AWARD CEREMONY IN STOCKHOLM

Programme

Opening Address

Presentation of the Laureates

in Physics

in Chemistry

in Physiology or Medicine

in Literature

The Nobel Banquet in Stockholm

Presentation of the NOBEL PEACE Prize in Oslo

The Nobel Peace Prize

THE NOBEL INSIGNIA AND THE AMOUNT OF THE PRIZE

THE NOBEL LECTURES AND BIOGRAPHIES

Isamu Akasaki, Fascinated Journeys into Blue Light

Hiroshi Amano, Growth of GaN on Sapphire via Low-Temperature Deposited Buffer Layer and Realization of p-type GaN by Mg Doping Followed by Low-Energy Electron Beam Irradiation

Shuji Nakamura, Background Story of the Invention of Efficient Blue InGaN Light Emitting Diodes

Eric Betzig, Single Molecules, Cells, and Super-Resolution Optics

Stefan W. Hell, Nanoscopy with Focused Light

William E. Moerner, Single-Molecule Spectroscopy, Imaging, and Photocontrol: Foundations for Super-Resolution Microscopy

John O’Keefe, Spatial Cells in the Hippocampal Formation

May-Britt Moser, Grid Cells, Place Cells and Memory

Edvard I. Moser, Grid Cells and the Enthorinal Map of Space

Patrick Modiano, Nobel Lecture

Kailash Satyarthi, Let Us March!

Malala Yousafzai, Nobel Lecture

THE SVERIGES RIKSBANK PRIZE IN ECONOMIC SCIENCES IN MEMORY OF ALFRED NOBEL

Jean Tirole, Market Failures and Public Policy

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