Successful Nobel Predictions

Since the inception of the Citation Laureates in 2002, our analysis has identified 59 eminent scientists and economists who went on to receive the Nobel Prize.

Rainer Weiss

Rainer Weiss

Professor of Physics Emeritus, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA United States

Kip S. Thorne

Kip S. Thorne

Feynman Professor of Theoretical Physics Emeritus, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA, United States

Brian P. Schmidt

Brian P. Schmidt

Australian Research Council Federation Fellow, Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics,
Australian National University, Weston Creek, Australia

Adam G. Riess

Adam G. Riess

Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD United States,
and Senior Member, Space Telescope Science Institute, Baltimore, MD, United States

Didier Queloz

Didier Queloz

Professor, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England, United Kingdom, and Professor, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland

Saul Perlmutter

Saul Perlmutter

Professor, Department of Physics, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA United States,
and Senior Scientist, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, United States

Roger Penrose

Roger Penrose

O.M., F.R.S., Emeritus Rouse Ball Professor of Mathematics, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Kostya Novoselov

Kostya Novoselov

Royal Society Research Fellow, Department of Condensed Matter Physics, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom

Shuji Nakamura

Shuji Nakamura

Professor, Materials Department, Director of the Center for Solid State Lighting and Displays, University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CCA, United States

Arthur B. McDonald

Arthur B. McDonald

Director, Sudbury Neutrino Observatory Institute; Gordon and Patricia Gray Chair in Particle Astrophysics,Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada

Michel Mayor

Michel Mayor

Emeritus Professor, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland

Peter W. Higgs

Peter W. Higgs

Professor Emeritus, University of Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

† Peter Grünberg

† Peter Grünberg

Professor, Institute of Solid-State Physics, Julich Research Center, Julich, Germany

Andre K. Geim

Andre K. Geim

FRS, Langworthy Research Professor, Chair of Condensed Matter Physics,
and Director of Manchester Centre for Mesoscience and Nanotechnology,University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom

Albert Fert

Albert Fert

Professor of Physics, University of Paris-Sud, Orsay, France

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