The announcements of the 2016 Nobel Prizes concluded today with announcement of Nobel Prize in Literature. Each year, Nobel Prize awarding institutions choose from among the names recommended by the respective Nobel Committees. Immediately after the vote, a press conference is held by the concerned Nobel Prize awarder. The recipients will be awarded the prizes during Noble Week between 5-10 December 2016 in Stockholm. Following is the list of all the Nobel Prize Winners 2016.

1. The Nobel Prize in Physics 2016

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(Left-To-Right) David J. Thouless, F. Duncan M. Haldane, J. Michael Kosterlitz

Announced By          – Göran K. Hansson
Designation               – Secretary General
Awarding Institute – Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences
Winners                       – David J. Thouless (1/2), F. Duncan M. Haldane (1/4), J. Michael Kosterlitz (1/4)
Prize Motivation      – “for theoretical discoveries of topological phase transitions and topological phases of matter”

2. The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2016

(Left-To-Right) Jean-Pierre Sauvage , Bernard L. Feringa, Sir J. Fraser Stoddart

(Left-To-Right) Jean-Pierre Sauvage
, Bernard L. Feringa, Sir J. Fraser Stoddart

Announced By          – Göran K. Hansson
Designation               – Secretary General
Awarding Institute – Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences
Winners                       – Jean-Pierre Sauvage (1/3), Sir J. Fraser Stoddart (1/3), Bernard L. Feringa (1/3)
Prize Motivation      – “for the design and synthesis of molecular machines”

3. The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2016

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Yoshinori Ohsumi

Announced By          – Thomas Perlmann
Designation               – Secretary
Awarding Institute – Nobel Committee for Physiology or Medicine
Winners                       – Yoshinori Ohsumi
Prize Motivation      – “for theoretical discoveries of topological phase transitions and topological phases of matter”

4. The Nobel Peace Prize 2016

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Juan Manuel Santos

Announced By          – Kaci Kullmann Five
Designation               – Chairman
Awarding Institute – Norwegian Nobel Committee
Winners                       – Juan Manuel Santos
Prize Motivation      – “for his resolute efforts to bring the country’s more than 50-year-long civil war to an end”

5. The Nobel Prize in Literature 2016

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Bob Dylan

Announced By          – Sara Danius
Designation               – Permanent Secretary
Awarding Institute – Swedish Academy
Winners                       – Bob Dylan
Prize Motivation      – “for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition”

6. The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel

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(Left-To-Right) Oliver Hart, Bengt Holmström

Announced By          – Göran K. Hansson
Designation               – Secretary General
Awarding Institute – Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences
Winners                       – Oliver Hart (1/2), Bengt Holmström (1/2)
Prize Motivation      – “for their contributions to contract theory”