Shaw prize presentation
The presentation ceremony for this year’s Shaw Prize brought together numerous global luminaries from the fields of astronomy, life science and medicine, and mathematical sciences. Each year, the prize honours individuals who have recently achieved significant breakthroughs in academic and scientific research or applications, and whose work has resulted in a positive and profound impact on mankind. Among this year’s award recipients were biochemist Peter Walter, physicist Shaun Cole and mathematician George Lusztig.
Sebastián Bernales and Peter Walter Daniel Eisenstein