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A Week on Mount Olympus

Gérard Mourou

A Week on Mount Olympus

Gérard Mourou, Nobel Laureate in Physics 2018, reflects on his experiences at the 69th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting and shares his impressions on being at the summit of science.

Experimentelle Forschung, Entwicklungsökonomie und Armutsbekämpfung – Preis der Schwedischen Reichsbank für Wirtschaftswissenschaften 2019

Romesh Vaitilingam

Experimentelle Forschung, Entwicklungsökonomie und Armutsbekämpfung – Preis der Schwedischen Reichsbank für Wirtschaftswissenschaften 2019

Der Preis der Schwedischen Reichsbank für Wirtschaftswissenschaften 2019 geht an Abhijit Banerjee und Esther Duflo sowie Michael Kremer gemeinsam „für ihren experimentellen Ansatz zur Bekämpfung der globalen Armut“.

Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences 2019: Experimental Research, Development Economics and Poverty Reduction

Romesh Vaitilingam

Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences 2019: Experimental Research, Development Economics and Poverty Reduction

This year’s Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences was awarded jointly to Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer for their experimental approach to alleviating global poverty.

Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2019: What Cells Do When the Air Gets Thin

Neysan Donnelly

Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2019: What Cells Do When the Air Gets Thin

This year’s Nobel Prize in Medicine or Physiology honours discoveries concerning how cells sense and respond to low oxygen levels. The findings illuminate a fundamental aspect of normal cellular metabolism and have important implications for understanding – and perhaps treating – cancer.

Flashes of Brilliance: The Posters at #LINO19

Andrei Mihai

Flashes of Brilliance: The Posters at #LINO19

The posters presented by young scientists at #LINO19 were ultra-hot. They were so brilliant that five posters shared the first three positions.

A Bit(e) of Science: Grill & Chill in Lindau

Andrei Mihai

A Bit(e) of Science: Grill & Chill in Lindau

At the Grill & Chill event, Nobel Laureates, young scientists and citizens of Lindau gathered for an informal, inclusive and culturally-diverse event.

Pushing Laser Intensity to Its Limit

Meeri Kim

Pushing Laser Intensity to Its Limit

Last year's Nobel Laureates in Physics, Donna Strickland and Gérard Mourou, kick off the first full day of #LINO19 with complementary lectures on high-intensity laser physics.

How to Leverage Mentor-Protégé Partnerships: Some Helpful Advice

Alaina G. Levine

How to Leverage Mentor-Protégé Partnerships: Some Helpful Advice

Alaina G. Levine on strategies and tactics for development, cultivation and management of mentor-protégé partnerships.

‘Nobel Heroes’: New Photographs of the 2018 Laureates

Matthias Bock

‘Nobel Heroes’: New Photographs of the 2018 Laureates

The new photographs of this year's Nobel Laureates by Peter Badge are now available.

“Es war ein einmaliges Ereignis”: Zwei Rückblicke auf #LINO18

Forschungszentrum Jülich

“Es war ein einmaliges Ereignis”: Zwei Rückblicke auf #LINO18

Lindau Alumni Sofie Valk und Arnim Gaebler berichten von ihren Tagungserfahrungen und den inspirierenden Begegnungen mit Robert Lefkowitz und anderen Nobelpreisträgern.Lindau Alumni berichten von ihren Erfahrungen und den inspirierenden Begegnungen mit Robert Lefkowitz und anderen Nobelpreisträgern.

Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences 2018 – Innovation, Climate Change and Economic Growth

Romesh Vaitilingam

Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences 2018 – Innovation, Climate Change and Economic Growth

This year’s Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences was awarded to William D. Nordhaus and Paul M. Romer for their studies on sustainable economic growth.

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2018 Nobel Prize in Physics

On Tuesday, 2 October 2018, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics 2018 to Arthur Ashkin, Gérard Mourou and Donna Strickland for their breakthrough inventions in the field of laser physics. Find out more about the 2018 Nobel Prize in Physics here.