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Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize 2013

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The new recipients of Germany's most prestigious research funding prize have been announced: On Thursday, 6 December 2012 the Joint Committee of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG, German Research Foundation) named eleven researchers – two women and nine men – as winners of the 2013 Leibniz Prize. The recipients of the prize were selected by the Nominations Committee from 135 nominees. Four of the eleven prizewinners are from the life sciences, three from the humanities and social sciences, another three from the natural sciences, and one from engineering sciences. Nine of the prizewinners will receive 2.5 million euros each, while two will share one prize of 1.25 million euros each.

Prizewinners 2013

Prof. Dr. Thomas Bauer

Prof. Dr. Thomas Bauer

Islamic Studies Interner Linkmore

Prof. Dr. Ivan Dikic

Prof. Dr. Ivan Dikic

Biochemistry/Cellular Biology Interner Linkmore

Prof. Dr. Frank Glorius

Prof. Dr. Frank Glorius

Molecular Chemistry Interner Linkmore

Prof. Dr. Onur Güntürkün

Prof. Dr. Onur Güntürkün

Biological Psychology Interner Linkmore

Prof. Dr. Peter Hegemann

Prof. Dr. Peter Hegemann

Biophysics Interner Linkmore

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Marion Merklein

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Marion Merklein

Forming/Manufacturing Technology Interner Linkmore

Prof. Dr. Roderich Moessner & Prof. Dr. Achim Rosch

Theoretical Solid-Body Physics Interner Linkmore

Prof. Dr. Erika von Mutius

Prof. Dr. Erika von Mutius

Paediatrics, Allergology, Epidemiology Interner Linkmore

Prof. Dr. Vasilis Ntziachristos

Prof. Dr. Vasilis Ntziachristos

Biomedical Imaging with Optical Methods Interner Linkmore

Prof. Dr. Lutz Raphael

Prof. Dr. Lutz Raphael

Modern and Contemporary History Interner Linkmore