Sunday, March 3, 2019

AWARDS AND HONOURS THE NOBEL PRIZE 2018

The Nobel Prize and India

Current affairs for Nobel prize 2018 For RRB NTPC, RRC,SSC and other exams
  • The Nobel Prize are given under the will of ALFRED BERNARD NOBEL each year on 10 December.
  • He was a noted Swedish chemist and engineer, who discovered Nitroglycerine and it's use in the manufacture of Dynamite.
Field:- The Nobel prize distributed in the field of Physics, Chemistry, Medicine, Peace, Literature and Economics.
  • Nobel Prize winners from India :-

NAME             FIELD       WORKS
1 RABINDRANATH
TAGORE
        LITERATURE GITANJALI
2 DR. C.V.RAMAN         PHYSICS SCATTERING OF
LIGHT
DR. HARGOVIND
KHURANA
       MEDICINE GENETIC CODE
MOTHER TERESA        PEACE DEVOTED TO CARING FOR THE
SIKS, HOMELESS AND HELPLESS
DR. S.CHANDRASEKHAR        PHYSICS STRUCTURE AND
EVOLUTION OF STAR
DR.AMARTYA SEN        ECONOMICS WALFARE ECONOMICS
SIR V.S NAIPAUL        LITERATURE IN A FREE STATE (NOVEL)
VENKATRAMAN
RAMKRISHNA
       CHEMISTRY RIBOSOMES
KAILASH SATYARTHI        PEACE STRUGGLE AGGAINST
CHILD LABOUR
  • NOBEL PRIZE 2018

FIELD NAME WORKS
1 CHEMISTRY GREG WINTER, GEORGE
SMITH AND FRANCE ARNOLD
FOR THE EVOLUTION OF ENZYMES
AND PHASE DISPLAY OF PEPTIDES,
ANTIBODIES 
2 MEDICINE JAMES P. ALISON AND
TASUKA HONJO
DISCOVERY OF CANCER THERAPY BY
INHIBITION OF NEGATIVE IMMUNE
REGULATION
3 PHYSICS GÉRARD MOUROU, DONNA
STRICKLAND AND ARTHUR
ASHKIN
INVENTION IN THE FIELD OF LASER
PHYSICS AND OPTICAL TWEEZERS
AND THEIR APPLICATION TO BIOLOGICAL
SYSTEMS
4 PEACE DENIS MUKWAGE AND
NADIA MURAD
EFFORTS TO END THE USE OF SEXUAL
VIOLENCE AS A WEAPON OF WAR AND
ARMED CONFLICT
5 ECONOMICS WILLIAM NORDHAUS AND
PAUL ROMER
FOR WORK ON CLIMATE CHANGE AND
THE ENDOGENOUS GROWTH THEORY
  • This year NOBEL PRIZE is not distributed in the field of LITERATURE.
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