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Cornell Laboratory for Atomic and Solid State Physics

Eric Betzig '88 and William Moerner '82 awarded 2014 Nobel Prize in Chemistry

The 2014 Nobel Prize in Chemistry was awarded jointly to Eric Betzig, AEP ’88, William E. Moerner, Physics ’82, and Stefan W. Hell “for the development of super-resolved fluorescence microscopy.” Both Betzig and Moerner received their M.S. and Ph.D from Cornell University. Moerner was a student of Professor Albert Sievers in the Laboratory of Atomic and Solid State Phyiscs (LASSP). Read the official Press Release here. 

Check out the Chronicle article as well with more about their work at Cornell.

2014 Nobel Prize in Chemistry