The following came to the Royal Palace of Stockholm:Michael Sohlman, Executive Director of the Nobel Foundation External link, opens in new window.Staffan Normark, Permanent Secretary of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences External link, opens in new window.Göran K Hansson, secretary of the Nobel Assembly at Karolinska Institutet External link, opens in new window.Peter Englund, Permanent Secretary of the Swedish Academy External link, opens in new window.
The Nobel Prize External link, opens in new window.s will be presented by The King on Friday 10 December at Stockholm Concert Hall.
This year's Nobel Laureates are:
Professor Robert Edwards
Professor Andre Geim and Dr Konstantin Novoselov
Richard F Heck, Ei-ichi Negishi and Akira Suzuki
Mario Vargas Llosa
The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel:
Peter A. Diamond, Dale T. Mortensen and Christopher A. Pissarides