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European Inventor Award finalists Stefan Hell and Shuji Nakamura win Nobel Prize

Hell (Germany) and Nakamura (US) join Peter Grünberg (Germany) in the ranks of European Inventor Award alumni who have gone on to become Nobel Laureates


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40 Years EPC celebrations - welcome speech
President Battistelli's speech at the Symposium, 17 October 2013, Munich, Germany


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