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

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The Nobel Lectures 2017 will be webcast live here and at www.nobelprize.org. The lectures will also be available as video on demand at www.kva.se/videos

The lectures will be held in English. The hall will be open from 08.40, the lectures start at 09.00. Please note that it is not possible to make reservations. Registration is not needed. The lectures are free of change and open to the public.

Programme

09.00―09.05 Welcome address

Christina Moberg, President of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences

09.05―10.55 The Nobel Prize in Physics

LIGO and Gravitational Waves I
Rainer Weiss, LIGO/Virgo Collaboration

LIGO and Gravitational Waves II
Barry C. Barish, LIGO/Virgo Collaboration

LIGO and Gravitational Waves III
Kip S. Thorne, LIGO/Virgo Collaboration

11.20―13.10 The Nobel Prize in Chemistry

From Electron Crystallography to Single Particle cryoEM
Richard Henderson, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, UK

Early cryo-electron microscopy
Jacques Dubochet, University of Lausanne, Switzerland

Single-Particle Reconstruction – Story in a Sample
Joachim Frank, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA

14.00―14.40 The Prize in Economic Sciences

From Cashews to Nudges: The Evolution of Behavioral Economics
Richard H. Thaler, University of Chicago, IL, USA

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The lectures will be held in English. The hall will be open from 08.40, the lectures start at 09.00. Please note that it is not possible to make reservations.