Kyoto Prize in Basic Sciences

Recipient

Year awarded

2017

Awarding institution

The Kyoto Prize Selection Organization

Professor Graham Farquhar AO has become the first Australian to win a Kyoto Prize - the most prestigious international award for fields not traditionally honoured with a Nobel Prize.

Watch Graham talk about his research on YouTube.

Read more about Graham's research and the Kyoto Prize.
 

Below from left to right: RSB Plant Sciences Head, Professor Owen Atkin, RSB Director Professor Allen Rodrigo, Distinguished Professor Graham Farquhar, and ANU Vice-Chancellor Professor Brian Schmidt toast Graham's achievement. Photo: Sharyn Wragg

Professor Owen Atkin, RSB Director Allen Rodrigo, Professor Graham Farquhar, and ANU Vice-Chancellor Professor Brian Schmidt toast Graham's achievement

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