Each year the recipient, or laureate, receives a gold medal, a diploma and a sum of money, which is decided by the Nobel Foundation. As of 2012, each prize was worth 8 million SEK (c. US$1.2 million, €0.93 million). The prize is not awarded posthumously; however, if a person is awarded a prize and dies before receiving it, the prize may still be presented. The prize may not be shared among more than three people.
Nobel Prize in Literature 2012. The 2012 Nobel Prize in Literature has gone to Mo Yan, the Chinese Author.The Nobel Prize for Literature from 2001 to 2011 is listed below
Nobel prize in chemistry 2012. This Year (2012) The Nobel Prize in Chemistry was given to Americans Robert J Lefkowitz and Brian K Kobilka have for their work on G-protein-coupled receptors,
The Nobel Prize in Literature 2011 Laureate: Tom Gosta Transtromer (Sweden) Contribution: Nobel Prize in Literature 2011 was awarded to Tomas Transtromer “because, through his condensed, translucent images, he gives us fresh access to reality”. Some of the famous works… Continue Reading →
2011 to be observed as ‘Year of Chemistry’.Indian scientists and research scholars are observing 2011 as the International Year of Chemistry (IYC) for the achievements and contributions made by this important branch of science to the well-being of humankind.
Awards, Honours and Prizes Nobel Prize 2008 Chemistry, Medicine, Economics, Literature, Peace