1. Nobel Prize in Physics 2016 - For theoretical discoveries of topological phase transitions and topological phases of matter”
- David J. Thouless - USA
- F. Duncan M. Haldane
- Princeton University, NJ, USA
- J. Michael Kosterlitz - USA
2. Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2016 - For the design and synthesis of molecular machines.
- Jean-Pierre Sauvage,
- Sir J. Fraser Stoddart
- Bernard L. Feringa
3. Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2016 - For Discoveries of mechanisms for autophagy
- Yoshinori Ohsumi
4. Nobel Prize in Literature 2016 - The Nobel Prize in Literature 2016 was awarded to Bob Dylan "for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition"..
5. Nobel Peace Prize 2016 - The Nobel Peace Prize 2016 was awarded to Juan Manuel Santos (Colombian President) "for his resolute efforts to bring the country's more than 50-year-long civil war to an end".
6. Nobel 2016 Prize in Economic Sciences: The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2016 was awarded jointly to Oliver Hart and Bengt Holmström "for their contributions to contract theory"