"to promote the sciences and strengthen their influence in society"

Press releases

November

  • Thirty young researchers to become the first Wallenberg Academy Fellows

    2012-11-30 Press release: Wallenberg Academy Fellows is the largest private initiative to support young researchers in Sweden. It is a new career programme aimed at promising researchers in all disciplines. The programme provides long-term funding and enables the best researchers to focus on their research and it contributes to the internationalization of the Swedish research environment.

October

  • The Prize in Economic Sciences 2012

    2012-10-15 Press release: The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has decided to award the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel for 2012 to Alvin E. Roth , Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA, and Harvard Business School, Boston, MA, USA, and Lloyd S. Shapley , University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2012

    2012-10-10 Press release: The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has decided to award the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for 2012 to Robert J. Lefkowitz , Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA, and Brian K. Kobilka , Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
  • The Nobel Prize in Physics 2012

    2012-10-09 Press release: The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has decided to award the Nobel Prize in Physics for 2012 to Serge Haroche , Collège de France and Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, France, and David J. Wineland , National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and University of Colorado Boulder, CO, USA

September

  • The Aminoff Prize 2013

    2012-09-13 Press release: The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences (RSAS) has awarded the Gregori Aminoff Prize in Crystallography 2013 to Carlo Gatti , Institute of Molecular Sciences and Technology, Italian National Research Council (CNR-ISTM), Milan, Italy and Mark Spackman , University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia

August

February

January