The 2008 Thomson Reuters Citation Laureates by Nobel Prize category are as follows:
Charles M. Lieber
Mark Hyman, Jr., Professor of Chemistry, Department of Chemistry and
Chemical Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass., USA
-- For his transformational research on nanowires, nanomaterials, and their
J.C. Warner University Professor of Natural Sciences, Department of
Chemistry, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pa., USA
-- For his development of atom transfer radical polymerization (ATRP) and
other methods of "living" polymerization.
Roger Y. Tsien
Professor of Pharmacology and Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry,
University of California San Diego, La Jolla, Calif., USA; Howard Hughes
Medical Institute Investigator
-- For his development and application of fluorescent protein probes as
visual indicators of cellular function.
Andre K. Geim, F.R.S.
Langworthy Research Professor, Chair of Condensed Matter Physics and Director of Manchester Centre for Mesoscience and Nanotechnology, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
Royal Society Research Fellow, Department of Condensed Matter Physics,
University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
-- For their discovery and analysis of graphene.
Vera C. Rubin
Senior Fellow, Department of Terrestrial Magnetism, Carnegie
Institution for Science, Washington, D.C., USA
-- For her pioneering research indicating the existenc
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