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2012 Kavli Prize

Kavli Prize Committee Appointments

The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters appoints three Kavli Prize Committees on the basis of nominations received by leading international academies and other equivalent scientific organizations. Nominations for the committees were provided by:

The Kavli Prize in Astrophysics

  • Oddbjørn Engvold (Chair), University of Oslo, Norway
  • Andrew Fabian, University of Cambridge, UK
  • Guinevière Kauffmann, Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics, Germany
  • Claire Max, University of California, Santa Cruz, USA
  • Joseph Silk, University of Oxford Oxford, UK

The Kavli Prize in Nanoscience

  • Arne Skjeltorp (Chair), University of Oslo, Norway
  • Paul Alivisatos, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, USA
  • Evelyn Hu, Harvard University, USA
  • Jianguo Hou, Hefei National Laboratory for the Physical Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
  • Klaus Kern, Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research, Germany

The Kavli Prize in Neuroscience

  • Jon Storm-Mathisen (Chair), University of Oslo, Norway
  • Stanislas Dehaene, INSERM-CEA, France
  • Lily Jan, University of California, San Francisco, USA
  • Bert Sakmann, Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology, Germany
  • Charles F. Stevens, Salk Institute, USA