Who Won Nobel Prizes in 2009?

2009 Nobel Prize Winners

Nobel Peace Prize
Barack Obama (For efforts to strengthen international diplomacy) 
Nobel Prize in Physics
Willard S Boyle (Invention of an imaging semiconductor circuit (CCD sensor)) 
Nobel Prize in Physics
Charles K Kao (Transmission of light in fibers for optical communication) 
Nobel Prize in Physics
George E Smith (Invention of an imaging semiconductor circuit (CCD sensor)) 
Nobel Prize in Chemistry
Venkatraman Ramakrishnan (Studies of the structure and function of the ribosome) 
Nobel Prize in Chemistry
Thomas A Steitz (Studies of the structure and function of the ribosome) 
Nobel Prize in Chemistry
Ada E Yonath (Studies of the structure and function of the ribosome) 
Nobel Prize in Medicine
Elizabeth H Blackburn (Discovery of how chromosomes are protected by telomeres and the enzyme telomerase) 
Nobel Prize in Medicine
Carol W Greider (Discovery of how chromosomes are protected by telomeres and the enzyme telomerase) 
Nobel Prize in Medicine
Jack W Szostak (Discovery of how chromosomes are protected by telomeres and the enzyme telomerase) 
Nobel Prize in Literature
Herta Muller (Depicting the landscape of the dispossessed with poetry and prose) 
Nobel Prize in Economics
Elinor Ostrom (For analysis of economic governance especially the commons) 
Nobel Prize in Economics
Oliver E Williamson (For analysis of economic governance especially the boundaries of the firm)