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List Of Prizes Named After People - C
... men's college basketball Crafoord !Crafoord Prize Crafoord, HolgerHolger Crafoord Science Outstanding basic research in astronomy and mathematics, biosciences, geosciences or ...
Crafoord Prize
... The Crafoord Prize is an annual science prize established in 1980 by Holger Crafoord, a Swedish industrialist, and his wife Anna-Greta Crafoord ... A Crafoord Prize is only awarded for polyarthritis when a special committee decides that substantial progress in the field has been made ... The recipient of the Crafoord Prize is announced each year in mid-January on Crafoord Day in April, the prize is presented by the King of Sweden, who also presents the Nobel Prize ...
List Of Columbia University People - Crafoord Prize
... Wallace Smith Broecker—(alumnus and faculty) Crafoord Prize in Geoscience (2006), Balzan Prize, National Medal of Science, Vetlesen Prize, among other awards Walter Munk—(undergrad attendee ...
Clarence Crafoord
... Clarence Crafoord (1899 – 1984) was a Swedish cardiovascular surgeon, best known for performing the first successful repair of aortic coarctation on 19 October 1944, one year before Robert E ... Crafoord also introduced heparin as thrombosis prophylaxis in the 1930s and he pioneered mechanical positive-pressure ventilation during thoracic operations ... Crafoord was professor of thoracic surgery at Karolinska Institutet from 1948 to 1966 ...