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The finalists 2013

Industry

Gómez (JPG)

Winner: José Luis López Gómez (Spain)
Independent wheel guidance for high-speed trains

Research

Small and medium-sized enterprises

Berge (JPG)

Bruno Berge (France)
Small, resilient liquid lenses

Gow (JPG)

David Gow (United Kingdom)
Prosthetic hand with precise control

Nyrén (JPG)

Winner: Pål Nyrén (Sweden)
Rapid, low-cost DNA sequencing

Non-European countries

Lifetime achievement

Jongen (JPG)

Yves Jongen (Belgium)
Proton beams to treat cancer

Wilson (JPG)

Sophie Wilson (United Kingdom)
Low-power processors perfect for smartphones

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