2020 Kavli Prize

2020kavliprize

The 2020 Kavli Prize laureates were selected for their research in observational X-ray astronomy, inventions of aberration-corrected lenses in electron microscopes, and the discovery of sensory receptors for temperature and pressure.

2020 KAVLI PRIZE ASTROPHYSICS

Recognized “for his groundbreaking research in the field of observational X-ray astronomy, covering a wide range of topics from gas flows in clusters of galaxies to supermassive black holes at the heart of galaxies.”

andrew fabian

Andrew Fabian

University of Cambridge, UK

 

2020 KAVLI PRIZE NANOSCIENCE

Recognized “for sub-ångström resolution imaging and chemical analysis using electron beams."

harald rose

Harald Rose

Ulm University and Technical University of Darmstadt, Germany

maximilian haider

Maximilian Haider

CEOS GmbH, Germany

knut urban

Knut Urban

Forschungszentrum Jülich, Germany

ondrej krivanek

Ondrej L. Krivanek

Nion Co., US

 

2020 KAVLI PRIZE NEUROSCIENCE

Recognized “for their transformative discovery of receptors for temperature and pressure."

david julius

David Julius

University of California, San Francisco

ardem patapoutian

Ardem Patapoutian

Scripps Research