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2022 Kavli Prize

Kavli Prize Committee Appointments

The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters appoints three Kavli Prize Committees on the basis of nominations received by leading international academies and other equivalent scientific organizations. Nominations for the committees were provided by:

The Kavli Prize in Astrophysics

  • Viggo Hansteen (Chair), University of Oslo, Norway
  • Alessandra Buonanno, Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics, Germany
  • Andrea Ghez, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
  • Francoise Combes, Observatoire de Paris, France
  • Max Pettini, University of Cambridge, UK

The Kavli Prize in Nanoscience

  • Bodil Holst (Chair), University of Bergen, Norway
  • Gabriel Aeppli, Paul Scherrer Institut, Switzerland
  • Joachim Spatz, Max Planck Institute for Medical Research, Germany
  • Naomi Halas, Rice University, USA
  • Li-Jun Wan, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

The Kavli Prize in Neuroscience

  • Kristine B. Walhovd (Chair), University of Oslo, Norway
  • Mary E. Hatten, The Rockefeller University, USA
  • Angela Friederici, Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Germany
  • John O’Keefe, University College London, UK
  • Antoine Triller, Institut de Biologie de l'École Normale Supérieure, France