Physics 10 Lecture - The Nobel Prize - The Nobel Prize...

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The Nobel Prize Jesus Felix B. Valenzuela National Institute of Physics University of the Philippines 1st Semester 2012-2013 Acknowledgements: some slides courtesy of C. Saloma and P. Esguerra
Questions to think about:
Questions to think about: What is the Nobel Prize?
Questions to think about: What is the Nobel Prize? How are Nobel Prize winners selected?
Questions to think about: What is the Nobel Prize? How are Nobel Prize winners selected? Give examples of scientific achievements that have been recognized with Nobel Prizes
Questions to think about: How do we maximize the chances of an x year old (where x can be 5, 10, 20, 30 ...) of being awarded a Nobel Prize in the future? (alternatively: If you yourself are aspiring for a Nobel Prize recognition how do you maximize your chances?)
(alternatively: If you yourself are aspiring for a Nobel Prize recognition how do you maximize your chances?)Is it possible to predict who will win the Nobel Prize?
(alternatively: If you yourself are aspiring for a Nobel Prize recognition how do you maximize your chances?)Is it possible to predict who will win the Nobel Prize?Why is it that the typical “achievement to awarding time lag” is much longer for a Nobel Prize in Physics than for a Nobel Peace Prize?

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