The 2014 Nobel Prize laureates (1st row LtoR) Isamu Akasaki, Hiroshi Amano and Shuji Nakamura in Physics, Eric Betzig, Stefan W Hell and William E Moerner in Chemistry, John O'Keefe, May-Britt Moser and Edvard Moser in Physiology or Medicine, Patrick Modiano in Literature and Jean Tirole in Economic Science hold their awards during the 2014 Nobel prize award ceremony at the Stockholm Concert Hall

The Nobel 2014 Physics laureate Shuji Nakamura poses after recieving the diploma and medal from King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden (R) standing next to Queen Silvia and Crown Princess Victoria (back R) during the Nobel award ceremony at the Concert Hall in Stockholm, Sweden

King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden (3rdr) standing next to Queen Silvia (L), Prince Daniel (2ndR) and his wife Crown Princess Victoria during the 2014 Nobel prize award ceremony at the Stockholm Concert Hall

Sweden's royal family attends the Nobel award ceremony in Stockholm. From L-R: Queen Silvia, Prince Daniel, King Carl XVI Gustaf and Crown Princess Victoria.