Wilhelm Exner Medal

News & Retrospects


The Laureat 2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the medal could not be presented in 2020 and 2021. We are very pleased to be able to welcome Ed Boyden to Vienna for the 101th celebration and to make up for the honor in May, 2023.
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The Wilhelm Exner Medal is an Austrian award and is given by the Wilhelm Exner Foundation of the Austrian Trade Association. For a few years now, there has also been a symposium on the day of the award around the topics of the medal winners, the Exner Lectures, which brings together economic and scientific communities.

A history that ranges from antibody mixtures from horse serum to synthetically producible miniature editions or to monoclonal antibodies or the Higgs particle.