Eduncle posted an Article
February 22, 2019 • 12:58 pm

List of Nobel Prize Winners & Laureates 2016-17 for Banking, SSC Exam

List of Nobel Prize Winners & Laureates 2016-17 for Banking, SSC Exam



The greatest inner satisfaction comes when we do something good to others for no reason!


There are so many people around the world, who everyday wish to do something really inspirational to others. But do they really make indeed efforts to actualize their wishes?


Here in this blog, I’m going to share out the list of those influential people who through their wonderful deeds have conferred ‘greatest benefits to mankind’ - The Noble Prize Winner and Laureates across the World!



Let’s start knowing more about the Nobel Prize and its Winners! 




Download the Complete List of Nobel Prize Winners 2016 and 2017 in PDF Format for Free!




What is the Nobel Prize and Why it is Given?



The Nobel Prize is a set of international awards which are presented to those intellectual persons who have performed outstandingly in the fields of academic, cultural or scientific advances.


The award is named after Alfred Nobel, the inventor of Swedish and Norwegian Institutions. Alfred Nobel established Nobel Prizes in 1895.


Whoever receives this prestigious award gets the benefit of worldwide recognition that highlights his entire life and work and the required funds to continue their further missions.


Below we have listed the names of all the Nobel Prize Winners of 2016 and 2017. Please scroll down and read the names of those amazing people who have left their positive marks globally.



Must Read – 5 Things Everyone should know for Successful Life [Sure Shot Mantras]




Nobel Prize Winners 2017 – Know the Achievers and their Achievement!



Winning a Nobel Prize is a life-changing honor! Whether the laureate is an internationally known figure or a scientist or a person who has done something really exceptional to confer the ‘Greatest Benefits to Mankind’, is awarded this most prestigious honor.




Some Important Points to Know about Nobel Prize
The Nobel Prize Categories are – Physics, Chemistry, Literature, Peace, Physiology or Medicine and Economic Sciences.


 All the Prizes except Peace Prize is awarded in Stockholm, Sweden.


 The Nobel Peace Prize is awarded in Oslo, Norway.


 The Nobel Prize is not awarded posthumously.


 The Nobel Prize in Physics, Chemistry, and Economic Science is presented by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.


 The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine is presented by the Nobel Assembly at Karolinska Institute.


 The Nobel Prize in Literature is presented by the Swedish Academy.


 The Norwegian Nobel Committee present the Nobel Prize in Peace.


 The Youngest Awardee of Nobel Prize is Malala Yousafzai who had received the prize for Peace in 2014.


 The Oldest Awardee of Nobel Prize is Leonid Hurwicz who had received the prize for Economics in 2007.




You can also read - List of Padma Awards & Winners 2017!



Below you can check the complete Nobel Prize Winners List for the following years:


List of Nobel Prize 2017 Winners List of Nobel Prize 2016 Winners





List of Nobel Prize Winners 2017- Important for Banking & SSC Exams



Below is the list of Nobel Prize 2017 Winners with the details of their work for which they are awarded the prize.



1. Nobel Prize in Physics


“For decisive contributions to the LIGO detector and the observation of gravitational waves”.


Rainer Weiss Barry C. Barish Kips S. Thorne
 Rainer Weiss  Barry C. Barish  Kips S. Thorne
Prize Share: 1/2 Prize Share: 1/4 Prize Share: 1/4



 2. Nobel Prize in Chemistry


“For developing cryo-electron microscopy for the high-resolution structure determination of biomolecules in solution”.



Jacques Dubochet Joachim Frank Richard Henderson
 Jacques Dubochet  Joachim Frank  Richard Henderson
Prize Share: 1/3 Prize Share: 1/3 Prize Share: 1/3



3. Nobel Prize in Literature


“In his novels of great emotional force, has uncovered the abyss beneath our illusory sense of connection with the world”.


Kazuo Ishiguro
 Kazuo Ishiguro
Prize Share: 1/1



4. Nobel Prize in Peace


“For its work to draw attention to the catastrophic humanitarian consequences of any use of nuclear weapons and for its ground-breaking efforts to achieve a treaty-based prohibition of such weapons”.


International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN)
 International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN)
Prize Share: 1/1



5. Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine


“For their discoveries of molecular mechanisms controlling the circadian rhythm.”.


Jeffrey C. Hall Michael Rosbash Michael W. Young
  Jeffrey C. Hall  Michael Rosbash  	Michael W. Young
Prize Share: 1/3 Prize Share: 1/3 Prize Share: 1/3



6. Nobel Prize in Economics


The Sveriges Riksbank Nobel Prize in Economics in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2017 is awarded to Richard H. Thaler.


“For his contributions to behavioral Economics”.


Richard H.Thaler
 Richard H.Thaler
Prize Share: 1/1






List of Nobel Prize Winners and Laureates in 2016!



1. Nobel Prize in Physics


"for theoretical discoveries of topological phase transitions and topological phases of matter"



David J. Thouless F. Duncan M. Haldane J. Michael Kosterlitz
David-J-Thouless  F.-Duncan-M.-Haldane  J.-Michael-Kosterlitz
Prize share: 1/2 Prize share: 1/4 Prize share: 1/4



2. Nobel Prize in Chemistry


"for theoretical discoveries of topological phase transitions and topological phases of matter."



Jean-Pierre Sauvage Sir J. Fraser Stoddart Bernard L. Feringa
Jean-Pierre-Sauvage Sir-J.-Fraser-Stoddart Bernard-L.-Feringa
Prize share: 1/3 Prize share: 1/3 Prize share: 1/3



3. Nobel Prize in Literature


"for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition."



Bob Dylan
Prize share: 1/1



4. Nobel Prize in Peace


"for his resolute efforts to bring the country's more than 50-year-long civil war to an end."



Juan Manuel Santos
Prize share: 1/1



5. Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine


"for his discoveries of mechanisms for autophagy."



Yoshinori Ohsumi
Prize share: 1/1



6. Nobel Prize in Economics


"for their contributions to contract theory."



Oliver Hart  Bengt Holmström
Oliver-Hart   Bengt-Holmström 
Prize share: 1/2 Prize share: 1/2



You can also visit – List of Nobel Prize Winners & Laureates from India!




Nobel Prize Money- Know the Details of How Much Money Does the Winners Get!



The Nobel Prize Winner receives an 18-karat gold medal and a cheque of nearly $1 million. The amount of the Nobel Prize Money depends on how much money the Nobel Foundation is awarding each year.


In 2017, the Nobel Prize amount is set at Swedish kronor (SEK) 9.0 million per full Nobel Prize. In case a Nobel Prize is shared (between two winners), the committee can either divide the prize money equally or if there are three recipients then the money can be divided equally between the three or one-half to one winner and the other half equally between the other two.


The 9 million Swedish Kronor prize money will be INR 72,227,297.37 (INR Seven Crore twenty-two lakh twenty-seven thousand two hundred and ninety-seven and thirty-seven paise) in Indian currency.




You can get the daily dose of such useful information through the Email! Subscribe to Us and Boost Up your Knowledge Level!




Hope we have quenched your curiosities to know the names of Nobel Laureates for 2016.


If you wish to share out your valuable suggestions regarding the above article, then please leave your message in the comment box below! We would love to hear from you and respond you as soon as possible.


For more such updates, you can join us on Facebook and YouTube!




Head Office :
MPA 44, 2nd floor, Rangbari Main Road,
Mahaveer Nagar II, Kota (Raj.) – 324005

Corporate Office:
212, F-1, 2nd Floor, Evershine Tower,
Amrapali Marg,
Vaishali Nagar, Jaipur (Raj.) – 302021

All Rights Reserved ©