Laureates of the Japan Prize

2020 Japan Prize Laureates Announced

2020 Japan Prize Laureates Announced

"Electronics, Information, Communication" field
Pioneering contribution to information and coding theory

PhotoProf. Robert G. Gallager (USA)
Professor Emeritus, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

"Life Science" field
Pioneering contributions to paleoanthropology through decoding ancient human genome sequences

PhotoDr. Svante Pääbo (Sweden)
Director, Department of Evolutionary Genetics
Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology


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