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Current Affairs Study Notes – Awards and Recognition (Oct 2018)

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Current Affairs Study Notes – October 2018: Awards and Recognitions

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Anna Burns Man Booker prize For her Novel “Milkman”
Arthur Ashkin 2018 Nobel Prize – Physics Awarded for inventing the Optical Tweezers
Donna Strickland 2018 Nobel Prize – Physics For creating the method of generating high-intensity, ultra-short optical pulses
Gerard rou 2018 Nobel Prize – Physics For creating the method of generating high-intensity, ultra-short optical pulses
Chhayanaut Tagore Award for Cultural Harmony (2015) It is a cultural organization of Bangladesh
Frances H. Arnold 2018 Nobel Prize – Chemistry for her work on directed evolution of enzymes
George P. Smith and 2018 Nobel Prize – Chemistry for their work on the phage display of peptides and antibodies.
Sir Gregory P. Winter 2018 Nobel Prize – Chemistry for their work on the phage display of peptides and antibodies.
Minal Patel Davis Presidential award (USA) for her extraordinary contribution towards combating human trafficking in Houston.
MS Swaminathan World Agriculture Prize for his contributions to the development of Indian agriculture
Nadia Murad 2018 Nobel Prize – Peace for their efforts to end the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war & armed conflict.
Denis Mukwege 2018 Nobel Prize – Peace for their efforts to end the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war & armed conflict.
Narendra Modi Seoul Peace Prize for his contribution to world peace, improving human development & furthering democracy in India
Paul Romer 2018 Nobel Prize – Economics for integrating
climate change & technological innovation into macroeconomic analysis.
William Nordhaus 2018 Nobel Prize – Economics for integrating
climate change & technological innovation into macroeconomic analysis.
Piyush Goyal Carnot prize for his contribution to rural electrification and sustainable energy solutions
Rajkumar Singhajit Singh Tagore Award for Cultural Harmony (2014) For his contribution to Manipuri Dance
Ram Vanji Sutar Tagore Award for Cultural Harmony (2016) He is called as India’s greatest sculptor
James P. Allison 2018 Nobel Prize – Medicine for their discovery of ‘Immune checkpoint therapy
Tasuku Honjo 2018 Nobel Prize – Medicine for their discovery of ‘Immune checkpoint therapy

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