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The Nobel Lectures 2013

The official Nobel Lectures held by this year’s Nobel Laureates in Physics and Chemistry, and the Laureates in Economic Sciences.

Date

2013-12-08

Time

09.00 - 15.20

Venue

Aula Magna, Stockholm University

Address

Directions

Organizer

The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences

Fee

The Nobel lectures are free of charge and open to the public. Registration is not required.

The official Nobel Lectures held by this year’s Nobel Laureates in Physics and Chemistry and the Laureates in Economic Sciences. The Nobel Lectures 2013 will be webcasted live here and at www.nobelprize.org. The lectures will also be available as video on demand at http://kvatv.se on 11 December at the latest.

 

 

09.00–09.05 Welcome address
Barbara Cannon, President of The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences

 

09.05–10.20 The Nobel Prize in Physics

 

The BEH mechanism and its scalar boson
François Englert, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium

 

Evading the Goldstone theorem
Peter W. Higgs, University of Edinburgh, UK

 

 

10.40–12.30 The Nobel Prize in Chemistry

Development of multiscale models for complex chemical systems:

From H+H2 to biomolecules

Martin Karplus, Université de Strasbourg, France and Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA

Computer simulations of biological functions:

From enzymes to molecular machines

Arieh Warshel, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Birth & future of multi-scale modeling of biological macromolecules

Michael Levitt, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA

 

 

13.30–15.20 The Prize in Economic Sciences

Two pillars of asset pricing

Eugene F. Fama, University of Chicago, IL, USA

Uncertainty outside and inside economic models

Lars Peter Hansen, University of Chicago, IL, USA

Speculative asset prices

Robert J. Shiller, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA

 

The lectures will be held in English. The hall will be open from 08.40.  Please note that it is not possible to make reservations.

Contact

Programverksamheten
program@kva.se

Kungl. Vetenskapsakademien