2016 Kyoto Prize Laureates

Advanced TechnologyInformation Science

Pioneering Contributions, both Theoretical and Practical, to Computer Vision and Robotics

Takeo Kanade
Takeo Kanade
  • Japan / October 24, 1945
  • Roboticist
  • U. A. and Helen Whitaker University Professor, Carnegie Mellon University
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Basic SciencesLife Sciences (Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Neurobiology)

Discovery of the Mechanism Responsible for the Functional Diversification of Antibodies, Immunoregulatory Molecules and Clinical Applications of PD-1

Tasuku Honjo 写真
Tasuku Honjo
  • Japan / January 27, 1942
  • Medical Scientist
  • Professor, Kyoto University
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Arts and PhilosophyThought and Ethics

A Philosopher Who Has Developed a New Theory of Justice Advocating the Capabilities Approach

Martha Craven Nussbaum 写真
Martha Craven Nussbaum
  • U.S.A. / May 6, 1947
  • Philosopher
  • Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Ethics, The University of Chicago
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