nobel prize in physics]
By Prajval Shastri
PUBLISHED ON JAN 04, 2021 08:18 PM IST
Physicists need to internalise that being allowed to follow one’s passion at taxpayers’ expense is a privilege. All accomplishments are a consequence of that privilege, and from that follows the responsibility to correct the injustices.
Stockholm | By Associated Press| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
UPDATED ON OCT 06, 2020 04:23 PM IST
Noble Prize for Physics 2020: The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences said that Briton Roger Penrose will receive half of this year’s prize “for the discovery that black hole formation is a robust prediction of the general theory of relativity”.
From Abhijit Banerjee to Rabindranath Tagore, complete list of Indian, Indian-origin Nobel laureates
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON DEC 11, 2019 02:44 PM IST
The first Nobel Prize ever won by an Indian was in 1913, 12 years after the prize made its debut. As many as 10 Indians have won the Nobel Prize so far.
Nobel Prize in Physics won by James Peebles, Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz ‘for theoretical discoveries in physical cosmology’
Stockholm | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JUL 08, 2020 01:19 AM IST
The 2019 Nobel Prize in Physics has been awarded with one half to James Peebles “for theoretical discoveries in physical cosmology” and the other half jointly to Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz “for the discovery of an exoplanet orbiting a solar-type star.”
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 11, 2019 09:43 PM IST
The latest edition of the exhibition of the Noble Prize Series aims to promote education for encouraging scientific temper and creativity for a better world. Noble laureates will travel to Ludhiana and Delhi in this edition to take part in lectures.
Hindustan Times, Pune | By Dheeraj Bengrut
UPDATED ON MAR 01, 2019 04:50 PM IST
National Science Day is observed every year to mark the discovery of the Raman effect by Indian physicist Sir CV Raman on February 28, 1928. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1930
Stockholm | By Reuters
UPDATED ON OCT 02, 2018 06:19 PM IST
American, Canadian, French scientists were awarded the Nobel Prize “for groundbreaking inventions” that “revolutionised laser physics”.