Nobel Prize Winners 2007

2007 Nobel Prize Winners in Physics

Year Name Rational
Albert FertFranceFor the discovery of giant magnetoresistance
Peter Gr?nbergGermany

2007 Nobel Prize Winners in Chemistry

Name Country Rational
Gerhard ErtlGermanyFor his studies of chemical processes on solid surfaces

2007 Nobel Prize Winners in Economics

Name Country Rational
Leonid HurwiczUSAFor having laid the foundations of mechanism design theory
Eric MaskinUSA
Roger MyersonUSA

2007 Nobel Prize Winners in Physiology or Medicine

Name Country Rational
Mario R. CapecchiUSAFor their discoveries of principles for introducing specific gene modifications in mice by the use of embryonic stem cells.
Sir Martin J. EvansUK
Oliver SmithiesUSA

2007 Nobel Prize Winners in Peace

Name Country Rational
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate ChangeUnited Nations For their efforts to build up and disseminate greater knowledge about man-made climate change, and to lay the foundations for the measures that are needed to counteract such change
Al GoreUSA

2007 Nobel Prize Winners in Literature

Name Country Language Rational
Doris LessingUKEnglishThat epicist of the female experience, who with scepticism, fire and visionary power has subjected a divided civilisation to scrutiny