Navigation Links
President Obama Meets U.S. Laureates of 2010 Kavli Prizes
Date:6/6/2011

WASHINGTON, June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At the White House today, President Barack Obama met in the Oval Office with the seven U.S. recipients of the 2010 Kavli Prizes to recognize and honor their seminal contributions to the three fields for which the Prizes are awarded -- astrophysics, nanoscience and neuroscience.

(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110606/DC14848)

Joined by the President's science advisor, John P. Holdren, President Obama greeted Kavli Prize Laureates Roger Angel (University of Arizona), Jerry E. Nelson (University of California, Santa Cruz), Donald M. Eigler (IBM Almaden Research Center), James E. Rothman (Yale University), Richard H. Scheller (Genentech), Nadrian C. Seeman (New York University), and Thomas C. Sudhof (Stanford University).  Accompanying the laureates were Fred Kavli, Founder and Chairman of The Kavli Foundation; Robert W. Conn, President of The Kavli Foundation; and Wegger Chr. Strommen, the Norwegian Ambassador to the United States.

The Kavli Prizes are a partnership between The Kavli Foundation (U.S.), the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters and the Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research.

"We are extremely grateful to the President for the honor of this visit, and for his strong and heartfelt commitment to scientific research and discovery," said Fred Kavli. "It reflects the nation's deep support for innovative research that scientists across the country rely upon, including the foundational research discoveries of the 2010 Kavli Laureates."

The Kavli Laureates received their awards for research that made it possible to look more deeply and clearly into the universe, to control matter on the nano scale, and to understand how the brain's nerve cells communicate.

The 2010 Kavli Prize in Astrophysics was awarded to Roger Angel, Jerry E. Nelson and Raymond N. Wilson (European Souther
'/>"/>

SOURCE The Kavli Foundation
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. AquaStar Holdings, Inc. Subsidiary Appoints Former Beckman Coulter Executive as Vice President of Operations
2. GeoVax Labs Announces Availability of 2010 Annual Report and Presidents Letter to Stockholders
3. ERT Announces Appointment of New President and CEO
4. Kevin Garrity Named President of HollisterStier Allergy
5. TEI Biosciences Chairman, President and CEO Yiannis Monovoukas Named Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2011 New England Award Semifinalist
6. Stem Cell Assurance Announces Hiring of Vice President of Research and Development
7. The American Chamber of Commerce in Spain Awards the Global Business Leader Award 2011 to Victor Grifols Roura, President and CEO of Grifols
8. HumanTouch Founder, President and CEO, Moe Jafari Named Washington Business Journal Minority Business Leader Honoree
9. Access Pharmaceuticals Appoints Industry Executive Anthony Mottola as Vice President of Managed Care and Market Access
10. SeraCare Life Sciences Appoints Sean OConnor as Vice President of Sales and Marketing
11. Laureate Biopharma Appoints Ann M. Daus, Ph.D. Vice President, Quality
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/31/2015)... , July 31, 2015 China Cord ... China,s leading provider of cord blood ... cell storage services, today announced that the Company has ... U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The filed Form 20-F ... March 31, 2015. The Form 20-F can be accessed ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... ... ... Ralco is honored to announce that it is the primary sponsor of the ... in Marshall. The Ralco Enrichment Center is an interactive experience where the public can ... lives. This unique exhibit also features a birthing center for fair goers to watch ...
(Date:7/30/2015)...   GenoSpace , a leading provider of ... of genomic and other biomedical data, today announced ... company as Vice President of Sales and Marketing. ... "GenoSpace partners with its customers to ... explore complex sets of genomic, phenotypic and other ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... ... July 30, 2015 , ... The 2015 Market Research Report on the ... state of the global Propanol market with a focus on the Chinese situation. Major ... Mitsui Chemicals, Oxea, ISU Chemical, Sanofi, Royal Dutch Shell, LG Chem and Zhejiang Xinhua ...
Breaking Biology Technology:China Cord Blood Corporation Files Its Annual Report on Form 20-F 2Ralco Announces Primary Sponsorship of Ralco Enrichment Center at Lyon County Fair 2GenoSpace Introduces Matthew Fischer as Vice President of Sales and Marketing 2Global Propanol Market Technical Data and Manufacturing Analysis 2020 2Global Propanol Market Technical Data and Manufacturing Analysis 2020 3
(Date:7/13/2015)... , Jul. 13, 2015 NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... biometric authentication company focused on the growing mobile ... provisional patent 62/188684 for BEHAVIORAL-DIRECTED AUTHENTIATION ... new convenient and secure method to make payments.  ... payment methods, introduced with its groundbreaking voice-direct payment ...
(Date:7/9/2015)... , July 9, 2015  Synaptics ... developer of human interface solutions, today announced ... industry,s first fully hardware encapsulated fingerprint sensor ... authentication technology is literally off the grid, ... biometric matching within the fingerprint sensor to ...
(Date:7/8/2015)... -- The consumer products industry for innovative tech ... such as wearables, smart wallets & other smart technology are ... continues to rapidly grow.  Biometrics & Wearable Device Companies in ... Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG ), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL ... GPRO ) and Baidu Inc. (NASDAQ: BIDU ) ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):NXT-ID Patents Behavior-Directed Payments 2NXT-ID Patents Behavior-Directed Payments 3NXT-ID Patents Behavior-Directed Payments 4Synaptics Announces World's First Match-in-Sensor Fingerprint Authentication Technology 2Synaptics Announces World's First Match-in-Sensor Fingerprint Authentication Technology 3Consumers Flock to This Summer's Must Have Tech Gadgets as Latest Digital Wallets, Smart Technology & Wearable Products Continue to Grow in Popularity & Functionality 2Consumers Flock to This Summer's Must Have Tech Gadgets as Latest Digital Wallets, Smart Technology & Wearable Products Continue to Grow in Popularity & Functionality 3Consumers Flock to This Summer's Must Have Tech Gadgets as Latest Digital Wallets, Smart Technology & Wearable Products Continue to Grow in Popularity & Functionality 4Consumers Flock to This Summer's Must Have Tech Gadgets as Latest Digital Wallets, Smart Technology & Wearable Products Continue to Grow in Popularity & Functionality 5Consumers Flock to This Summer's Must Have Tech Gadgets as Latest Digital Wallets, Smart Technology & Wearable Products Continue to Grow in Popularity & Functionality 6
... biologists are part of an international research team whose ... Arctic lake provides compelling evidence of unprecedented environmental changes ... findings show that the last several decades have been ... Michelutti, a research scientist at the Paleoecological Environmental Assessment ...
... Physicists, chemists and engineers at the University of Pennsylvania ... of patchy particles, using charged, self-assembling molecules that may ... and perhaps be used in small batteries that store ... electrical charges of calcium ions just like the ...
... Md., October 20, 2009 New research focused ... use as well as increasingly popular botanicals is ... under its 2009� Fellowship Program. USP fellowships are ... or other health care/scientific doctoral or post-doctoral programs ...
Cached Biology News:Queen's scientists on international team discover 'ecologically unique' changes in Arctic lake 2Penn team uses self-assembly to make molecule-sized particles with patches of charge 2New research examining essential drugs, emerging botanicals supported by USP Awards 2New research examining essential drugs, emerging botanicals supported by USP Awards 3
This adapter allows the Thermo-Fast® 96 Semi-Skirted (AB-0900 and AB-0990) PCR plates to be used directly in the ABI PRISM® 3100 sequencer without the need for software changes....
cystatin A (N-18)...
Human Cystatin A MAb (Clone 224705)...
...
Biology Products: