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Nobel Prize Winners 2020

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The following are the nobel prize winners for the year 2020

Field  Name of the laureate Reason Details
Economic Sciences Paul R. Milgrom

Robert B. Wilson

for improvements to auction theory and inventions of new auction formats Click here
Peace United Nations World Food Programme for its efforts to fight hunger Click here
Literature Louise Glück for her unmistakable poetic voice that with austere beauty makes individual existence universal Click here
Chemistry Emmanuelle Charpentier

Jennifer A. Doudna

For developing a method for genome editing, namely ‘CRISPR/Cas9 genetic scissors’. T Click here



Roger Penrose for his discovery that black hole formation is resilient prediction of the general theory of relativity  

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Reinhard Genzel and Andrea Ghez discovery of a supermassive compact object at the centre of our galaxy(Milky Way)
Physiology or Medicine Harvey J. Alter Charles M. Rice Michael Houghton for discovering the Hepatitis C virus Click here