The Kavli Prize Week in Trondheim 2022

The Kavli Prize Week in Trondheim 2022

Kavli Nanoscience Symposium 9 September 2022

The Kavli Laureates of 2020 and 2022 will present their prize-awarded research on Friday 9 September at the NTNU Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience in Trondheim. Kindly find the program below. The Kavli Laureate's lectures will be recorded and made available on our YouTube channel and our website.

NTNU kvelder om Kavliprisene

NTNU Kveld - Presentation of the Kavli Prizes awarded in Nanoscience 2020 and 2022

19:00 - 21:00 Wednesday September 7, Dokkhuset

2020: Transmission Electron Microscopy - Randi Holmestad and Emil Christiansen 
2022: Self Assembly of Monolayers on Solid Surfaces - Kristofer Paso

These presentations will be given in Norwegian

Meet the Laureates 2020 and 2022

Meet the Kavli Prize Laureates 2020 and 2022

- Interviews of the Kavli Prize Laureates

Thursday September 8, Auditorium R1, Natural Sciences Building, Gløshaugen

10:00 - 11:30 Interviews of the Laureates in Nanoscience 
12:30 - 14:00 Interviews of the Laureates in Neuroscience 

Kavli Prize Symposium on Nanoscience 2022

Kavli Prize Symposium on Nanoscience 2022

– Prize Lectures by the Laureates in Nanoscience 2020 and 2022 

Friday September 9, Auditorium R5, The Natural Science Building, NTNU

10:00    Welcome  
             Øyvind Gregersen, NTNU
Session 1 - The Kavli Prize Laureates in nanoscience 2020
Chair: Bodil Holst, University of Bergen, Norway
10:05    Introduction of 2020 Laureate Harald Rose
10:10    Harald Rose, Ulm University and Technical University of Darmstadt, Germany 
10:45    Introduction of 2020 Laureate Maximillan Haider
10:50    Maximillan Haider, CEOS GmbH and KIT, Heidelberg and Karlsruhe, Germany
11:25    Coffee
11:40    Introduction  of  2020 Laureate Knut Urban
11:45    Knut Urban, Forschungszentrum Jülich, Germany
12:20    Introduction  of  2020 Ondrej L. Krivanek
12:25    Ondrej L. Krivanek, Nion Co and Arizona State University, USA, UK and Czechia
13:00    Lunch
Session 2 - The Kavli Prize Laureates in nanoscience 2022
Chair: Naomi Halas, Rice University, USA
14:00    Introduction  of 2022 Laureates George Whitesides, Ralph G. Nuzzo and David L. Allara
14:10    Ralph G. Nuzzo, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
15:00    Coffee
15:15    Introduction  of 2022 Laureate Jacob Sagiv
15:20    Jacob Sagiv, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
15:55   Closing remarks 
            John de Mello, NTNU Nano 
16:00    End

The prize winners

The winners in Nanoscience 2020

For sub-ångström resolution imaging and chemical analysis using electron beams

A man. Photo Harald Rose
Ulm University and Technical University of Darmstadt
A man. Photo Maximilian Haider
A man. Photo Knut Urban
Forschungszentrum Jülich
A man. Photo Ondrej L. Krivanek
Nion Co and Arizona State University
USA, UK and Czechia


The winners in Nanoscience 2022

For self-assembled monolayers (SAMs) on solid substrates: molecular coatings to control surface properties

A man. Photo George Whitesides
Harvard University
A man. Photo Ralph G. Nuzzo
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
A man. Photo David L. Allara
Pennsylvania State University
A man. Photo Jacob Sagiv
Weizmann Institute of Science


The Kavli Prizes

The Kavli Prizes

The Kavli Prize honors scientists for breakthroughs in astrophysics, nanoscience and neuroscience – transforming our understanding of the big, the small and the complex.

Features and events: An overview of activities and events in Norway

The Kavli Prize logo


Registration Kavlievents2022

Registration for "Meet the Laureates" and the Kavli Prize Nanosymposium in Trondheim


Both events are free of charge and open to everyone.We kindly ask you to help us with the planning by registering your participation here.

Register here