The Nobel Lectures 2023

Date: 2023-12-08

Time: 09:00 - 14:40

Address: Aula Magna, Stockholm University

Seats remaining: 42

Last date for registration: 2023-12-07 15:00

Welcome to the Academy’s official Nobel Lectures 2023, with this year’s Laureates in Physics, Chemistry and Economic Sciences. 

The event is free of charge and open to the public but registration is required for all participants.

You will recieve a confirmation e-mail upon registration that you must show at the entrence. There will be a security check of participants and bags, so we urge everyone to be at the venue in good time before the event starts.

Programme

09:00–09:05
Welcome address

09:05–10:55
THE NOBEL PRIZE IN PHYSICS: Experiments with light capture the shortest of moments

The route to attosecond pulses
Anne L’Huillier, Lund University, Sweden

The Genesis of an Attosecond Pulse Train
Pierre Agostini, The Ohio State University, Columbus, USA

Attosecond physics: exploring sub-atomic motions
Ferenc Krausz, Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics, Garching and Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany 

11:20–13:10
THE NOBEL PRIZE IN CHEMISTRY: They planted an important seed for nanotechnology

Spatial confinement of electronic & vibronic excitations in QDs
Aleksey Yekimov, Nanocrystals Technology Inc., New York, NY, USA

Chemical Quantum Dots
Louis E. Brus, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA

A Synthesis Born of Necessity Unlocks a Nano-World of Wonders
Moungi G. Bawendi, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA, USA

14:00–14:40
THE PRIZE IN ECONOMIC SCIENCES: She uncovered key drivers of gender differences in the labour market

An Evolving Economic Force
Claudia Goldin, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA

The lectures are organised by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences

Live webcast
The lectures will be available as live webcast at www.kva.se and www.nobelprize.org.

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