Edward C Stone
 
"for his leadership in the Voyager project, which has, over the past four decades, transformed our understanding of the four giant planets and the outer solar system, and has now begun to explore interstellar space."
(Photo of Prof Edward Stone©NASA/JPL-Caltech)
 
 
Maria Jasin
 
"for her work showing that localized double strand breaks in DNA stimulate recombination in mammalian cells. This seminal work was essential for and led directly to the tools enabling editing at specific sites in mammalian genomes."
(Photo of Prof Maria Jasin©Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center)
 
 
Michel Talagrand
 
"for his work on concentration inequalities, on suprema of stochastic processes and on rigorous results for spin glasses."