Tollestrup was one of the world’s most influential modern physicists, writes George Zweig.
One half of the prize was granted to James Peebles for theoretical discoveries in cosmology, while the other was shared between Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz for the discovery of an exoplanet orbitin...
Spiro contributed, among other things, to the discovery of the W and Z bosons with the UA1 experiment.
Pierre Sikivie won the Sakurai Prize for work recognising the potential visibility of the axion.
Bentvelsen has overseen Nikhef’s involvement in international projects such as KM3NeT, XENON, Auger and a test facility of the proposed Einstein Telescope.
The CERN Council unanimously decided to renew her mandate.
He was awarded the honour for his outstanding contributions to applied quantum field theory.
Smith agrees to remain in position, with a search for a successor being revisited during 2020.
One of the eminent Italian theoretical physicists of the past century, Radicati passed a few days before his 100th birthday.
The former director of the Swiss Institute of Nuclear Research passed away at the age of 96.