International Solvay Institutes

International Scientific Committees

The Scientific Committees are in charge of the Conseils Solvay. Their outstanding quality is what makes the International Solvay Institutes renowned worldwide. Each member is appointed for a 6-year period term, renewable once. The International Solvay Institutes are proud of their Scientific Committees and most grateful for their remarkable work.

Scientific Committee for Physics

Chair

Prof. David Gross, Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics

(Santa Barbara, USA), Nobel Laureate 2004

Members

Prof. Roger Blandford, Stanford University (USA)

Prof. Steven Chu, Stanford University (USA), Nobel Laureate 1997

Prof. Robbert Dijkgraaf, IAS Princeton (USA)

Prof. Bertrand Halperin, Harvard University (USA)

Prof. Gerard 't Hooft, Spinoza Instituut, Utrecht (The Netherlands) Nobel Laureate 1999

Prof. Giorgio Parisi, Università La Sapienza, Roma (Italy)

Prof. Pierre Ramond, University of Florida, Gainesville (USA)

Prof. Klaus Von Klitzing, Max-Planck-Institut, Stuttgart (Germany) Nobel Laureate 1985

Prof. Peter Zoller, University of Innsbruck (Austria)

Scientific Secretary

Prof. Alexandre Sevrin, Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Belgium)

Scientific Committee for Chemistry

Chair

Professor Kurt Wüthrich , ETH Zurich (Switzerland)

Nobel Laureate 2002

Members

Prof.Thomas Cech, University of Colorado Boulder (USA)

Prof. Ben Feringa, University of Groningen (The Netherlands)

Prof. Gerhard Ertl, Fritz-Haber-Institut der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft Berlin (Germany), Nobel Laureate 2007

Prof. Robert H. Grubbs, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena (USA), Nobel Laureate 2005

Prof. Stefan Hell, Max Planck Institute (Germany)

Prof. JoAnne Stubbe, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge (USA)

Prof. Bert Weckhuysen, Utrecht University (The Netherlands)

Prof. George M. Whitesides, Harvard University, Cambridge (USA)

Scientific Secretary

Prof. Anne De Wit, Université Libre de Bruxelles (Belgium)