Stefan Walter Hell (born 23 December 1962) is a German physicist. He is one of the directors of the Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry in Göttingen, Germany. He received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 2014 "for the development of super-resolved fluorescence microscopy", together with Eric Betzig and William Moerner.
Stefan Walter Hell
|Alma mater||Heidelberg University|
|Known for||STED microscopy|
|Awards||Nobel Prize in Chemistry (2014)|
Kavli Prize in Nanoscience (2014)
Otto Hahn Prize (2009)
Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize (2008)
|Institutions||European Molecular Biology Laboratory|
Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry
German Cancer Research Center
|Thesis||'Imaging of transparent microstructures in a confocal microscope' (1990)|
|Doctoral advisor||Siegfried Hunklinger|
- "Homepage". www.mpibpc.mpg.de. Retrieved 11 June 2017.
- "Nobelprize.org" (PDF). Retrieved 11 June 2017.
- (in Romanian) Răzvan Băltăreţu, "Un cercetător născut în judeţul Arad este printre câştigătorii premiului Nobel pentru chimie", Adevărul, October 8, 2014
- Andreea Ofiţeru, "Stefan W. Hell, pentru Gândul: 'Am avut profesori extraordinari în România'", Gândul, October 9, 2014