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Norway: Culture#

World Heritage#

Nobel Prize Winners (12)#

Here persons are counted for the country they born in or if their affiliation is with this country.
Bjørnstjerne Martinus BjørnsonLiterature1903"as a tribute to his noble, magnificent and versatile poetry, which has always been distinguished by both the freshness of its inspiration and the rare purity of its spirit"
Ragnar FrischEconomics1969"for having developed and applied dynamic models for the analysis of economic processes"
Ivar GiaeverPhysics1973"for their experimental discoveries regarding tunneling phenomena in semiconductors and superconductors, respectively"
Trygve HaavelmoEconomics1989"for his clarification of the probability theory foundations of econometrics and his analyses of simultaneous economic structures"
Knut Pedersen HamsunLiterature1920"for his monumental work, Growth of the Soil"
Odd HasselChemistry1969"for their contributions to the development of the concept of conformation and its application in chemistry"
Finn E. KydlandEconomics2004"for their contributions to dynamic macroeconomics: the time consistency of economic policy and the driving forces behind business cycles"
Christian Lous LangePeace1921
May-Britt MoserMedicine2014"for their discoveries of cells that constitute a positioning system in the brain"
Edvard I. MoserMedicine2014"for their discoveries of cells that constitute a positioning system in the brain"
Fridtjof NansenPeace1922
Lars OnsagerChemistry1968"for the discovery of the reciprocal relations bearing his name, which are fundamental for the thermodynamics of irreversible processes"

Partial List of Famous People#

Field Medal Winners#

Atle Selberg1950Institute for Advanced Study

National Parks#

Wolf Prize Winner#

Atle SelbergMathematics1986THE 1986 WOLF FOUNDATION PRIZE IN MATHEMATICS The Mathematics Prize Committee for 1986 unanimously recommends that the Wolf Prize in Mathematics be shared jointly for his profound and original work on number theory and on discrete groups and automorphic forms.