Laureates of the Japan Prize

Year Field Photo Name (b.-d.) Achievements
[Nationality]Affiliation (Titles at the time)
         

2020
(36th)

Electronics, Information, Communication photo Prof. Robert G. Gallager (1931-) Pioneering contribution to information and coding theory
[USA]Professor Emeritus, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Life Science photo Dr. Svante Pääbo (1955-) Pioneering contributions to paleoanthropology through decoding ancient human genome sequences
[Sweden]Director, Department of Evolutionary Genetics
Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
         
         

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