Nobel prize

The Nobel Prize is a set of annual international awards bestowed in a number of categories by Swedish and Norwegian committees in recognition of academic, cultural and/or scientific advances. 

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CERN congratulates 2021 physics Nobel Prize winners

Syukuro Manabe, Klaus Hasselmann and Giorgio Parisi receive the prize for their groundbreaking contributions to our understanding of complex physical systems

News
Knowledge sharing
06 October, 2021
Knowledge sharing
News
06 October, 2021

CERN congratulates 2019 physics Nobel Prize winners

James Peebles, Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz receive the prize for discoveries in cosmology and astronomy

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Knowledge sharing
08 October, 2019
Knowledge sharing
News
08 October, 2019

Nobel work shines a light on particle physics

Find out how the laser physics recognised by the 2018 Nobel Prize in Physics opens up new perspectives in particle physics

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Physics
12 October, 2018

CERN pays tribute to Leon Lederman

The Nobel laureate Leon Lederman passed away at 96 on 3 October

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Physics
05 October, 2018
Physics
News
05 October, 2018

Waves of congratulations for the Nobel Prize

The 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics has been awarded to Rainer Weiss, Barry C. Barish and Kip S. Thorne for the detection of gravitational waves

News
At CERN
03 October, 2017

Happy birthday, Jack Steinberger

Jack Steinberger, Nobel Prize in Physics 1988 and one of the pioneers of neutrino research, celebrates his 95th birthday today.

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Accelerators
25 May, 2016
Accelerators
News
25 May, 2016

Neutrinos: after the Nobel Prize, the hunt continues

The 2015 Nobel Prize for physics rewards the long quest for understanding of the elusive neutrino

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Physics
06 October, 2015

François Englert talks Higgs bosons and supersymmetry

On his first trip to CERN since sharing the Nobel prize in physics last year with Peter Higgs, François Englert talks Higgs bosons and supersymmetry

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Physics
10 March, 2014

Solid groundwork underlies a high-profile year

This year has shown how decades of diligent groundwork lay the foundations for success, says CERN Director-General Rolf Heuer

Opinion
At CERN
19 December, 2013
At CERN
Opinion
19 December, 2013