W. E. (William Esco) Moerner


(photo credit: Linda Cicero, Stanford News Service)


W. E. Moerner on Wikipedia

CV without publications and invited presentations

Publication List (reverse chronological order)

Publication List (chronological order)

Invited presentations

Full CV

Condensed CV

Short CV

One slide bio

Nobel Lecture Page with full details: Video, written article, and slides: "William E. Moerner - Nobel Lecture: Single-Molecule Spectroscopy, Imaging, and Photocontrol: Foundations for Super-Resolution Microscopy". Nobelprize.org. Nobel Media AB 2014. Web. 19 Nov 2015. <http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/chemistry/laureates/2014/moerner-lecture.html>

Nobel Lecture Article with a few typos corrected: Angewandte Chemie and Reviews of Modern Physics

Nobel Autobiography (as of January 2015): "William E. Moerner - Biographical". Nobelprize.org. Nobel Media AB 2014. Web. 19 Nov 2015. <https://www.nobelprize.org/prizes/chemistry/2014/moerner/biographical/>

What the Nobel Prize in 2014 Means: Keynote Lecture Article for the California State Science Fair 2017



Portrait 2008-Wolf Prize (low res)

Portrait Sept 2011 (low res)

Portrait Sept 2011 (high res 2 MB)

Portrait 2014 (high res, 4.5MB, credit in the metadata)

2015 Speaking (high res, 5.5 MB)

More portraits: Wikimedia Commons

2021 Portraits (1-3 MB jpg files, 24-54 MB high resolution upon request)
Photo Credit: Andrew Brodhead Stanford University

Photo1, Photo2, Photo3, Photo4

Bacteria-super-resolution-3D Image on Wikimedia

Microtubules-super-resolution-image on Wikimedia


Selected biographical summaries, interviews:

  • Ziv Reich and Ruti Kapon, "Foreword by the Guest Editors of the Special Issue on Single-Molecule Spectroscopy," Israel Journal of Chemistry, Vol. 49 (Issue 3-4), pp. i-ii, published online 8 June 2010. DOI
  • Wolf Prize in Chemistry, Lou-Sing Kan and Sheng-Hsien Lin, Eds. (World Scientific, New Jersey, 2011), pp. 556-577.
  • Prashant Nair, "QnAs with W. E. Moerner," Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. (USA) 109 (17), 6357 (2012), DOI

Some Videos of Lectures:

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