The Nobel Prizes 2015
Formerly LES PRIX NOBEL

Karl Grandin, editor

October 2016, vii+396pp., illustrated, full color, ISBN 978-0-88135-487-2, $65.00.

The Nobel Prizes 2015

Table of Contents

THE NOBEL INSTITUTIONS vii
THE NOBEL LAUREATES AND CITATIONS xi
THE NOBEL PRIZE AWARD CEREMONY IN STOCKHOLM xv
Opening Address xix
PRESENTATION OF THE LAUREATES
in Physics xxiii
in Chemistry xxvii
in Physiology or Medicine xxix
in Literature xxxi
The Nobel Banquet in Stockholm xxxiii
PRESENTATION OF THE NOBEL PEACE PRIZE IN OSLO xli
The Nobel Peace Prize xlv
THE NOBEL INSIGNIA AND THE AMOUNT OF THE PRIZE li
THE NOBEL LECTURES AND BIOGRAPHIES 1
Takaaki Kajita, Discovery of Atmospheric Neutrino Oscillations 3
Arthur B. McDonald, The Sudbury Neutrino Observatory: Observation
of Flavor Change for Solar Neutrinos 25
Tomas Lindahl, The Intrinsic Fragility of DNA 57
Paul Modrich, Mechanisms in E. coli and Human Mismatch Repair 85
Aziz Sancar, Mechanisms of DNA Repair by Photolyase and Excision Nuclease 123
William C. Campbell, Ivermectin: A Reflection on Simplicity 183
Satoshi Ōmura, A Splendid Gift from the Earth: The Origins and
Impact of the Avermectins 211
Tu Youyou, Artemisinin—A Gift from Traditional Chinese Medicine
to the World 271
Svetlana Alexievich, On the Battle Lost 315
National Dialogue Quartet, Nobel Lecture 333
THE SVERIGES RIKSBANK PRIZE IN ECONOMIC SCIENCES IN MEMORY OF ALFRED NOBEL 345
Angus Deaton, Measuring and understanding behavior, welfare, and poverty 353