In 1913 the Nobel prize for physics was conferred upon him.
For his researches in this department he was in 1903 awarded a Nobel prize jointly with Pierre Curie.
He received medals and prizes from many learned societies and in 1907 was awarded the Nobel Prize for physics.
The Nobel Committee owes its existence to the will of the late Alfred B.
In 1908 he was awarded the Nobel prize for literature.
Nobel (1833-1896), the inventor of dynamite, who left a considerable fortune for the encouragement of men who work for the benefit of humanity.
By the time Norman Borlaug passed away in 2009 at the age of ninety-five, he had become one of only six people to have won the Nobel Peace Prize, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, and the Congressional Gold Medal.
As Nobel laureate Amartya Sen has noted, democracies don't have famines.
Together with Frederic Mistral, he was awarded the Nobel prize in 1904.
Drottningsgatan terminates at the observatory, on a rocky eminence, near which are the offices for the distribution of the Nobel fund.
The first distributes one and the second two of the prizes of the Nobel Foundation.
For his preparation of fluorine he was awarded the Lacase prize in 1887, and in 1906 he obtained the Nobel prize for chemistry.
In 1904 he was awarded a Nobel prize, and at the end of 1905 he became president of the Royal Society, of which he had been elected a fellow in 1873, and had acted as secretary from 1885 to 1896.
The first attempts to utilize the explosive power of nitroglycerin were made by Nobel in 1863; they were only partially successful until the plan, first applied by General Pictot in 1854, of developing the force of gunpowder in the most rapid manner and to the maximum extent, through initiative detonation, was applied by Nobel to nitroglycerin.
Lastly, there are two agencies which cannot be classed among the foregoing; one is the International Parliamentary Union and the other the Nobel Prize Committee.
He was the recipient of many British and foreign awards and honours, amongst these being the Royal and Hughes medals of the Royal Society in 1894 and 1902 respectively, the Hodgkins medal of the Smithsonian Institute of Washington in 1902, the Nobel Prize for physics in 1906, enrolment as honorary graduate of many universities, and as honorary fellow of numerous American and continental scientific academies.
In 1902 he received the Nobel prize for medicine, in 1911 a K.C.B., and in 1918 a K.C.M.G.
In 1903 they were awarded the Davy medal of the Royal Society in recognition of this work, and in the same year the Nobel prize for physics was divided between them and Henri Becquerel.
In 1913 he was awarded the Nobel Prize for literature and utilized the whole amount, L8,000, for the upkeep of the school at Bolpur.
For his efforts leading to the settlement of the Russo-Japanese War he received the Nobel Peace Prize, and in May 1910 he delivered an address on "International Peace" before the Nobel committee in Christiania.
In his Nobel address he said: "In any community of any size the authority of the courts rests upon actual potential force; on the existence of a police or on the knowledge that the able-bodied men of the country are both ready and willing to see that the decrees of judicial and legislative bodies are put into effect;" and he expressed the opinion that until a recognized international supreme court was firmly established, every nation must be prepared to defend itself, and when it was established all the nations must be prepared to maintain its decrees against any recalcitrant nation.
south; the "black town" (Nobel's) is 2 m.
The district is rich in coal and iron, which supply the predominant industries, Falkirk being the chief seat of the light casting trade in Scotland; but tanning, flour-milling, brewing, distilling and the manufacture of explosives (Nobel's) and chemicals are also carried on.
He's not only seen Howie's flying saucer but he had proof, pictures with little green men, and an owner's manual to their ship, and, by his definition a self-centered jerk with most of his brain somewhere on an Interstate highway or a motor home grill stands in his way from announcing his findings and waiting for a call from the Nobel committee.
Rayleigh discovered the gas argon and was awarded the Nobel prize for physics in 1904.
Rayleigh is perhaps most famous for his discovery the inert gas argon in 1895, work which earned him a Nobel Prize in 1904.
Nobel Prize winning work on giant squid axons was undertaken at Plymouth.
coupling mechanism was first proposed by Peter Mitchell, who was awarded the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 1978.
Nobel prize for X-ray crystallography, shared with Dad, 1915.
Alfred Nobel Nobel, who invented dynamite, endowed a $ 9 million fund in his will.
Three nominations for the Nobel Peace Prize came to the great educationist in her final years.
It cares nothing for reputation or popularity: the concoctions of Nobel laureates and folk healers play by the same rules.
Is the endlessly inventive Carey on the Nobel shortlist?
Nobel literature laureate 1968 " for his narrative mastery, which with great sensibility expresses the essence of the Japanese mind " .
William Faulkner on the Web The definitive Internet guide to Nobel Prize-winning novelist William Faulkner.
overblown style which was to win Churchill the Nobel Prize for Literature.
Discovery of Hoyle's carbon resonance won American physicist Willie Fowler and his team the Nobel Prize.
VIEWS FROM THE CHALK FACE In February 1997 Nobel Peace Prize-winning physicist Joseph Rotblat uttered a warning.
Sir James Chadwick Student of Rutherford, and Nobel prize-winning nuclear physicist, discoverer of the neutron.
The Nobel academy said Pinter's work " uncovers the precipice under everyday prattle and forces entry into oppression's closed rooms " .
priseying even when compulsive gamblers the the Nobel prize.
He was awarded the Nobel Prize in chemistry in 1977 for his contributions to nonequilibrium thermodynamics, particularly the theory of dissipative structures.
His staff included two Nobel prize winning economists and a former vice-chairman of the Fed, David Mullins.
Even then, however, the liquid nature of the substance, though advantageous in one or two directions, constituted a serious obstacle to its safe transport and storage and to its efficient employment; it was therefore not until Nobel produced plastic solid preparations by mixing the liquid with porous substances, such as gunpowder, or carbon and sulphur, and finally kieselguhr in a fine state of division, capable of absorbing and retaining considerable quantities of it, that it could be employed as a blasting agent (see Explosives, Dyna Mite, Cordite).
Same for the Oscars, same for the Nobel Prize, same for the first snowfall of winter.
There are coalmines, several ironworks - one is among the largest in Scotland - and, on the sandhills along the shore, the works of Nobel's Explosives Company, which cover an area of a mile, the separatehut principle being adopted to minimize the risks attendant upon so dangerous an occupation.
For his doctoral research in high-energy astrophysics he studied at the Cavendish Laboratory under Nobel Laureate Sir Martin Ryle FRS.
Nobel Prize Winner Ernest Rutherford carried out his research into the transmutation of matter at The University of Manchester.
You should win the Nobel Prize of Peace, for your contribution to the well-being of mankind !
Last year's winner of the Nobel Peace Prize was very humble about his accomplishments.
The man with scientific eminence won the Nobel Prize last year.
In his address the Nobel Peace Laureate likened abusing the environment to a human rights violation.
After his discovery, physicists soon discovered the photovoltaic effects of selenium, and in 1904 Einstein published a paper describing the photoelectric effect that later won him the Nobel prize in 1923.
Nobel prize-winning Irish poet Seamus Heaney has praised Eminem for his "verbal energy" and efforts to increase public interest in poetry.
Bono - The lead singer for U2 supports over 20 different charities and was nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize in 2007 for his work.
The university boasts among its faculty members Nobel prize winners in physics, literature, economic sciences, and medicine.
X rays were accidentally discovered in 1895 by German physicist Wilhem Roentgen (1845-1923), who was later awarded the first Nobel Prize in physics for his discovery.
Nobel prize winner and renowned nutrition expert Linus Pauling believed that sufficient doses of vitamin C could cure colds.
Nachman's research principles are founded on the works of two-time Nobel Prize winner Linus Pauling and cardiologist Thomas E.
Pauling had trained as a chemist, and his groundbreaking work in many fields of chemistry led to his first Nobel prize.
He won a second Nobel for his peace advocacy work.
Moissanite was first discovered in 1893 by Nobel Prize winning scientist Dr. Henri Moissan while he was studying meteorite fragments at the Diablo Canyon in Arizona.
Nelson Mandela brought them to perform for the Nobel Prize commission, and they have recorded with everyone from Dolly Parton to George Clinton.
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