Nobel Laureates

Did you know that between 2000 and 2012 a Nobel Prize was given almost every year for work in Optics related areas? This page will show you all the Optics related Nobels won since 1901.

Ahmed H. Zewail

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Albert Abraham Michelson

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Albert Einstein

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Aleksandr Mikhailovich Prokhor

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Alfred Kastler

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Arno Penzias

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Arthur L. Schawlow

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Carl Weiman

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Charles H. Townes

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Charles K. Kao

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Claude Cohen-Tannoudji

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David J Wineland

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Dennis Gabor

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Eric Cornell

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Ernst Ruska

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Erwin Schrödinger

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Frederik Zernike

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Gabriel Lippmann

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George E. Smith

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George Porter

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George Smoot

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George Wald

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Gerd Binnig

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Gerhard Herzberg

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Guglielmo Marconi

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Haldan Keffer Hartline

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Hans G. Dehmelt

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Heinrich Rohrer

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Hendrik Antoon Lorentz

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Herbert Kroemer

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Isidor Isaac Rabi

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Johannes Stark

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John B. Fenn

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John C. Mather

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John L. Hall

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Julian Schwinger

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Kai M. Seigbahn

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Karl Ferdinand Braun

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Koichi Takana

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Lord Rayleigh (John W. Strutt)

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Manfred Eigen

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Martin Chalfie

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Max Born

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Max Planck

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Max von Laue

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Nicolaas Bloembergen

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Nicolay Gennadiyevich Basov

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Niels Bohr

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Norman F. Ramsey

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Osamu Shimomura

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Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac

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Pieter Zeeman

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Polykarp Kusch

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Ragnar Granit

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Richard P. Feynman

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Robert Andrews Millikan

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Robert W. Wilson

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Roger Y. Tsien

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Ronald George Wreyford Norrish

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Roy J. Glauber

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Serge Haroche

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Sin-Itro Tomonaga

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Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata Ram

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Sir William Henry Bragg

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Steven Chu

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Theodor W. Hänsch

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Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen

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Willard S. Boyle

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William D. Phillips

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William Lawrence Bragg

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Willis Eugene Lamb

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Wolfgang Ketterle

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Wolfgang Paul

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Zhores I. Alferov

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