Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
Director of Communications
The Kavli Foundation
Fred Kavli, the founder of the Kavli Foundation, has been appointed Grand Officer of the Royal Norwegian Order of Merit by His Majesty King Harald V of Norway.
KIYP China at the Chinese Academy of Sciences and the KIAA at Peking University will be part of a dozen-strong worldwide network.
The 2006 AAAS Fellows Class includes scholars, scientists and artists, along with civic, corporate and philanthropic leaders.
Fred Kavli's remarks at the building dedication ceremony for the Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology.
The Kavli Foundation and the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) have joined forces through a $5 million gift from the Foundation to support the NAS's Frontiers of Science symposia.
The first valve at the nano scale that can trap and release molecules can be controlled.
Fred Kavli has been selected by the board of editors of Scientific American magazine for inclusion in the fourth annual Scientific American 50 as Policy Leader of the Year.
Fred Kavli has been awarded the 2005 "Best of Small Tech Awards: Advocate" by Small Times magazine, which covers developments in the micro and nanotechnology industry.
Theodor W. Hänsch, who earlier this month won the Nobel Prize in Physics, will be among the speakers at the Kavli Nanoscience Institute Inaugural Symposium.
Journalists are invited to attend the Inaugural Symposium of the Kavli Institute for Cosmological Physics at the University of Chicago