List of Pakistani Nobel laureates
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|1979||Abdus Salam||Physics||Awarded jointly to Sheldon Lee Glashow, Abdul Salam and Steven Weinberg – "for their contributions to the theory of the unified weak and electromagnetic interaction between elementary particles, including, inter alia, the prediction of the weak neutral current"|
|2014||Malala Yousafzai||Peace||Awarded jointly to Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai – "for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education."|
Non-Pakistani laureates born in the Pakistani area of then-British India
The laureates below were born in undivided British India (now Pakistan) but are not Pakistani by nationality.
|1968||Har Gobind Khorana
(born in Raipur, British India)
|India United States||Physiology or Medicine||Awarded along with Robert W. Holley and Marshall W. Nirenberg – "for their interpretation of the genetic code and its function in protein synthesis."|
(born in Lahore, British India)
|India United States||Physics||"For his theoretical studies of the physical processes of importance to the structure and evolution of the stars."|
- "By winning the Nobel prize, Malala joins Pakistan's loneliest club". Washington Post.
- "The Nobel Prize in Physics 1979". Nobel Foundation. Retrieved 2008-10-09.
- Arun Agarwal (2008). Nobel Prize Winners in Physics. APH Publishing. pp. 234–. ISBN 978-81-7648-743-6.
Pakistani physicist Abdul Salam won the 1979 Nobel Prize in physics. He won the award for his work in developing a unification hypothesis concerning electromagnetic and weak interactions between atomic particles.
- "The Nobel Peace Prize 2014". Retrieved 4 May 2015.
- "H. Gobind Khorana". Retrieved 4 May 2015.
- "Subramanyan Chandrasekhar". Retrieved 4 May 2015.