2014 Nobel Prize for Physics awarded for inventing ‘Blue LEDs’ (+video)

Three physicists have taken the Nobel Prize for their work in revolutionizing the way we see light. The three recipients were Isamu Akasaki and Hiroshi Amano, from Japan and Shuji Nakamura of the United States. Their work specifically in “the invention of efficient blue light-emitting diodes,” which created the possibility of “energy-saving white light sources.” … Continue reading 2014 Nobel Prize for Physics awarded for inventing ‘Blue LEDs’ (+video)