Jean-Pierre Sauvage, University of Strasbourg, France
Sir J. Fraser Stoddard, Northwestern University, IL
Bernard L. Feringa, University of Groningen, the Netherlands
"for design and synthesis of molecular machines"
Oliver Hart, Harvard University, Boston, MA
Bengt Holmstrom, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA
"for their contributions to contract theory"
"for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition"
"for his resolute efforts to bring the country's more than 50-year-long civil war to an end, a war that has cost the lives of at least 220 000 Colombians and displaced close to six million people."
Physiology / Medicine:
"for his discovery of mechanisms for autophlagy"
David J. Thouless, University of Washington, Seattle WA (one half of prize)
F. Duncan M. Haldane, Princeton University, NJ (second half of prize)
J. Michael Kosterlitz, Brown University, RI (second half of prize)
"for theoretical discoveries of topological phase transitions and topological phases of matter"