The Nobel Committee
The Nobel Committee consists of five members and the Secretary of the Nobel Assembly. The members are elected for a period of three years. Each year, ten associate members are elected for a term running from March until October. The Nobel Committee is the working body of the Nobel Assembly.
The Nobel Committee 2016
Seated left to right: Patrik Ernfors, Juleen Zierath, Anna Wedell (Chairman), Ole Kiehn (Deputy Chairman), Christer Höög
Standing middle left to right: Edvard Smith, Rune Toftgård (Chairman, Nobel Assembly), Nils-Göran Larsson, Thomas Perlmann (Secretary), Hans Forssberg,
Rikard Holmdahl, Maria Masucci
Standing back left to right: Klas Kärre, Klas Wiman, Jesper Haeggström, Bo Angelin, Carlos Ibáñez, Jan Andersson (Deputy Chairman, Nobel Assembly)