Nobel Prize Ceremony Countdown – Summary

Summary feature

Over the last 6 weeks, we have counted down to the Nobel Prize Ceremony. Today, the day has finally come for the laureates to receive their prize tonight in Stockholm and Oslo. The prize comes with a Nobel Prize Medal, diploma and monetary support.  You can follow the Peace Prize ceremony live online at The Nobel Peace Prize livestream.

As you may have seen, we have published six articles based on the most interesting terms of the laureates’ scientific field. In the articles, you will find interesting information about the terms’ definition, origin and history in relation to these fields. Below, we have gathered the articles for you to read.

  • Cellular Metabolism (Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine) – 2019 laureates William G. Kaelin Jr, Sir Peter J. Ratcliffe and Gregg L. Semenza
  • Exoplanet (Nobel Prize in Physics) – 2019 laureates James Peebles, Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz
  • Lithium-ion Battery (Nobel Prize in Chemistry) – 2019 laureates John Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino
  • Field Experiment (Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences) – 2019 laureates Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer
  • Narrative (Nobel Prize in Literature) – 2018 laureate Olga Tokarczuk and 2019 laureate Peter Handke
  • International Cooperation (Nobel Peace Prize) – 2019 laureate Abiy Ahmed Ali

Mads RiseWritten by Mads Rise

Communication Trainee at the Terminology Coordination Unit of the European Parliament in Luxembourg. Holds a BA in English and IT-based Marketing and Communication from the University of Southern Denmark. Mads finished his BA with a thesis on Search Engine Optimisation and E-commerce. He has hands-on experience in web communication, SEO, administration and logistics.