Nobel Prize winners by name 2


Nobel Prize winners by name 2

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Nobel Prize winners by name (P through R)
name year category country* achievement literary area
Palade, George E. 1974 physiology/ medicine U.S. research on structural and functional organization of cells
Pamuk, Orhan 2006 literature Turkey novelist
Passy, Frédéric 1901 peace France
Pasternak, Boris Leonidovich (declined) 1958 literature U.S.S.R. novelist, poet
Paul, Wolfgang 1989 physics West Germany methods to isolate atoms and subatomic particles for study
Pauli, Wolfgang 1945 physics Austria discovery of the exclusion principle of electrons
Pauling, Linus 1954 chemistry U.S. study of the nature of the chemical bond
Pauling, Linus 1962 peace U.S.
Pavlov, Ivan Petrovich 1904 physiology/ medicine Russia work on the physiology of digestion
Paz, Octavio 1990 literature Mexico poet, essayist
Pearson, Lester B. 1957 peace Canada
Pedersen, Charles J. 1987 chemistry U.S. development of molecules that can link with other molecules
Penzias, Arno 1978 physics U.S. discovery of cosmic microwave background radiation, providing support for the big-bang theory
Peres, Shimon 1994 peace Israel
Pérez Esquivel, Adolfo 1980 peace Argentina
Perl, Martin Lewis 1995 physics U.S. discovery of the tau subatomic particle
Perrin, Jean 1926 physics France work on the discontinuous structure of matter
Perutz, Max Ferdinand 1962 chemistry U.K. determination of the structure of hemoproteins
Phelps, Edmund S. 2006 economics U.S. analysis of intertemporal trade-offs in macroeconomic policy
Phillips, William D. 1997 physics U.S. process of trapping atoms with laser cooling
Pinter, Harold 2005 literature U.K. playwright
Pirandello, Luigi 1934 literature Italy dramatist
Pire, Dominique 1958 peace Belgium
Planck, Max 1918 physics Germany discovery of the elemental quanta
Polanyi, John C. 1986 chemistry Canada development of methods for analyzing basic chemical reactions
Politzer, H. David 2004 physics U.S. discovery of asymptotic freedom in the theory of the strong interaction
Pontoppidan, Henrik 1917 literature Denmark novelist
Pople, John A. (Pople, Sir John A.) 1998 chemistry U.K. development of computational methods in quantum chemistry
Porter, Sir George (Porter, Sir George, Baron Porter of Luddenham) 1967 chemistry U.K. studies of extremely fast chemical reactions
Porter, Rodney Robert 1972 physiology/ medicine U.K. research on the chemical structure of antibodies
Powell, Cecil Frank 1950 physics U.K. photographic method of studying nuclear processes; discoveries concerning mesons
Pregl, Fritz 1923 chemistry Austria method of microanalysis of organic substances
Prelog, Vladimir 1975 chemistry Switzerland work in stereochemistry
Prescott, Edward C. 2004 economics U.S. contributions to dynamic macroeconomics
Prigogine, Ilya 1977 chemistry Belgium widening the scope of thermodynamics
Prokhorov, Aleksandr Mikhaylovich 1964 physics U.S.S.R. work in quantum electronics leading to construction of instruments based on maser-laser principles
Prusiner, Stanley B. 1997 physiology/ medicine U.S. discovery of the prion, a type of disease-causing protein
Pugwash Conferences 1995 peace (founded 1957)
Purcell, E.M. 1952 physics U.S. discovery of nuclear magnetic resonance in solids
Quasimodo, Salvatore 1959 literature Italy poet
Quidde, Ludwig 1927 peace Germany
Rabi, Isidor Isaac 1944 physics U.S. resonance method for registration of various properties of atomic nuclei
Rabin, Yitzhak 1994 peace Israel
Rainwater, James 1975 physics U.S. work on the atomic nucleus that paved the way for nuclear fusion
Raman, Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata 1930 physics India work on light diffusion; discovery of the Raman effect
Ramón y Cajal, Santiago 1906 physiology/ medicine Spain work on the structure of the nervous system
Ramos-Horta, José 1996 peace East Timor
Ramsay, Sir William 1904 chemistry U.K. discovery of inert gas elements and their places in the periodic system
Ramsey, Norman Foster 1989 physics U.S. development of the atomic clock
Rayleigh (of Terling Place), John William Strutt, 3rd Baron (Rayleigh, John William Strutt, 3rd Baron) 1904 physics U.K. discovery of argon
Reichstein, Tadeus 1950 physiology/ medicine Switzerland research on adrenal cortex hormones, their structure and biological effects
Reines, Frederick 1995 physics U.S. discovery of the neutrino
Renault, Louis 1907 peace France
Reymont, Wladyslaw Stanislaw (Reymont, Władysław Stanisław) 1924 literature Poland novelist
Richards, Dickinson Woodruff 1956 physiology/ medicine U.S. discoveries concerning heart catheterization and circulatory changes
Richards, Theodore William 1914 chemistry U.S. accurate determination of the atomic weights of numerous elements
Richardson, Sir Owen Willans 1928 physics U.K. work on electron emission by hot metals
Richardson, Robert C. 1996 physics U.S. discovery of superfluidity in the isotope helium-3
Richet, Charles 1913 physiology/ medicine France work on anaphylaxis
Richter, Burton 1976 physics U.S. discovery of a new class of elementary particles (psi, or J)
Robbins, Frederick Chapman 1954 physiology/ medicine U.S. cultivation of the poliomyelitis virus in tissue cultures
Roberts, Richard J. 1993 physiology/ medicine U.K. discovery of "split," or interrupted, genetic structure
Robinson, Sir Robert 1947 chemistry U.K. investigation of alkaloids and other plant products
Rodbell, Martin 1994 physiology/ medicine U.S. discovery of cell signalers called G-proteins
Rohrer, Heinrich 1986 physics Switzerland development of electron microscopes
Rolland, Romain 1915 literature France novelist
Röntgen, Wilhelm Conrad 1901 physics Germany discovery of X-rays
Roosevelt, Theodore 1906 peace U.S.
Root, Elihu 1912 peace U.S.
Rose, Irwin 2004 chemistry U.S. discovery of ubiquitin-mediated protein degradation
Ross, Sir Ronald 1902 physiology/ medicine U.K. discovery of how malaria enters an organism
Rotblat, Joseph (Rotblat, Sir Joseph) 1995 peace U.K.
Rous, Peyton 1966 physiology/ medicine U.S. research on causes and treatment of cancer
Rowland, F. Sherwood 1995 chemistry U.S. explanation of processes that deplete Earth's ozone layer
Rubbia, Carlo 1984 physics Italy discovery of subatomic particles W and Z, which supports the electroweak theory
Ruska, Ernst 1986 physics West Germany development of electron microscopes
Russell, Bertrand 1950 literature U.K. philosopher
Rutherford, Ernest (Rutherford, Ernest, Baron Rutherford of Nelson, of Cambridge) 1908 chemistry U.K. investigations into the disintegration of elements and the chemistry of radioactive substances
Ruzicka, Leopold (Ružička, Leopold) 1939 chemistry Switzerland work on polymethylenes and higher terpenes
Ryle, Sir Martin 1974 physics U.K. work in radio astronomy
*Nationality given is the citizenship of recipient at the time award was made. Prizes may be withheld or not awarded in years when no worthy recipient can be found or when the world situation (e.g., World Wars I and II) prevents the gathering of information needed to reach a decision.
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