Nobel Prizes - 2007

In Chemistry

"For his Studies of Chemical Processes on Solid Surfaces"

Gerhard Ertl
Fritz-Haber-Institut der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft
, Germany
b. 1936




In Physiology or Medicine

"For their Discoveries of Principles For Introducing Specific Gene Modifications in Mice by the Use of Embryonic Stem Cells"

Mario R. Capecchi Sir Martin J. Evans Oliver Smithies
1/3 of the prize 1/3 of the prize 1/3 of the prize
USA United Kingdom USA
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT, USA; Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Cardiff University
Cardiff, United Kingdom
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
b. 1937
(in Italy)
b. 1941 b. 1925
(in United Kingdom)




In Physics

"For the Discovery of Giant Magnetoresistance"

Albert Fert Peter Grünberg
1/2 of the prize 1/2 of the prize
France Germany
Université Paris-Sud; Unité Mixte de Physique CNRS/THALES
Orsay, France
Forschungszentrum Jlich
, Germany
b. 1938 b. 1939