The $3 million prize will be shared the co-authors of the six papers published by the Event Horizon Telescope collaboration.
The pair were awarded the Enrico Fermi Prize for their outstanding contributions to the experimental evidence of CP violation in the heavy-quark sector.
Yodh was a passionate particle and cosmic-ray physicist and renowned sitar player.
Prior to the BESIII result published in May, the Particle Data Group listing for ⍺- had remained unchanged since 1978.
A European Physical Society commissioned report reveals that physics-based industries generate over 16% of total EU turnover.
Jacques Soffer was a prolific theorist and phenomenologist who played a big part in persuading the elementary particle community of the importance of polarisation-type measurements.
Anton Oed was a passionate inventor whose introduction of micro-strip gas chambers at the Institut Laue-Langevin in 1988 was a decisive breakthrough in the field of radiation detectors.
Astronomers puzzled by galaxy that emits strong bursts of X-rays every nine hours.
The 250-page briefing book of the European Strategy for Particle Physics has been published.
Design phase begins for SEEIIST, a centre for internationally competitive research founded in the spirit of the CERN model.