Nobel Prize Winners 1960

1960 Nobel Prize Winners in Physics

Year Name Rational
Donald Arthur GlaserUSAFor the invention of the bubble chamber

1960 Nobel Prize Winners in Chemistry

Name Country Rational
Willard Frank LibbyUSAFor his method to use carbon-4 for age determination in archaeology, geology, geophysics, and other branches of science

1960 Nobel Prize Winners in Economics

Name Country Rational
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1960 Nobel Prize Winners in Physiology or Medicine

Name Country Rational
Sir Frank Macfarlane BurnetAustraliaFor discovery of acquired immunological tolerance
Peter Brian MedawarBrazil/UK

1960 Nobel Prize Winners in Peace

Name Country Rational
Albert LutuliSouth AfricaPresident of the African National Congress, "was in the very forefront of the struggle against apartheid in South Africa."

1960 Nobel Prize Winners in Literature

Name Country Language Rational
Saint-John PerseFranceFrenchFor the soaring flight and the evocative imagery of his poetry which in a visionary fashion reflects the conditions of our time