Nobel Prize in Physics confers to Arthur Ashkin, Gérard Mourou and Donna Strickland
The three physicists Arthur Ashkin, Gérard Mourou and Donna Strickland have been
awarded the 2018 Nobel Prize in Physics.
American scientists Arthur Ashkin, French engineer Gérard
Mourou and English professor Donna Strickland have been awarded the Nobel Prize
in Physics for their work in the field of laser physics.
This was announced on
2 October 2018.
Ashkin has been awarded the Prize “for the optical tweezers
and their application to biological systems, while Mourou and Strickland have
been awarded “for their method of generating high-intensity, ultra-short