Three out of nine Kavli Prize winners from LERU universities

10 June 2014

Nine pioneering scientists have been named this year’s recipients of the Kavli Prizes – prizes that recognize scientists for their seminal advances in astrophysics, nanoscience and neuroscience. This year’s laureates were selected for pioneering the theory of cosmic inflation, for transformative contributions to the field of nano-optics and for the discovery of specialized brain networks for memory and cognition.

The 'LERU winners' are Thomas W. Ebbesen of the University of Strasbourg, John B. Pendry of Imperial College London and John O’Keefe of University College London.

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