Boulder Scientist Wins Nobel Prize

Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
BOULDER, CO - OCTOBER 9: David J. Wineland, a physicist at the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), gives media a tour of his lab after winning the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics for "ground-breaking experimental methods that enable measuring and manipulation of individual quantum systems," October 9, 2012 in Boulder, Colorado. Wineland has worked at NIST for 37 years and is internationally recognized for his research on trapped ions. (Photo by Dana Romanoff/Getty Images)
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
BOULDER, CO - OCTOBER 9: The U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) building is seen October 9, 2012 in Boulder, Colorado. David J. Wineland, a physicist at NIST, won the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics for "ground-breaking experimental methods that enable measuring and manipulation of individual quantum systems." Wineland has worked at NIST for 37 years and is internationally recognized for his research on trapped ions. (Photo by Dana Romanoff/Getty Images)
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
BOULDER, CO - OCTOBER 9: David J. Wineland, a physicist at the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Boulder, Colorado, speaks at a press conference held at NIST on October 9, 2012 in Boulder, Colorado. Wineland has won the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics for "ground-breaking experimental methods that enable measuring and manipulation of individual quantum systems." Wineland has worked at NIST for 37 years and is internationally recognized for his research on trapped ions. (Photo by Dana Romanoff/Getty Images)
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
BOULDER, CO - OCTOBER 9: David J. Wineland, a physicist at the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Boulder, Colorado, speaks at a press conference held at NIST on October 9, 2012 in Boulder, Colorado. Wineland has won the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics for "ground-breaking experimental methods that enable measuring and manipulation of individual quantum systems." Wineland has worked at NIST for 37 years and is internationally recognized for his research on trapped ions. (Photo by Dana Romanoff/Getty Images)
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
BOULDER, CO - OCTOBER 9: David J. Wineland, a physicist at the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), gives media a tour of his lab after winning the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics for "ground-breaking experimental methods that enable measuring and manipulation of individual quantum systems," October 9, 2012 in Boulder, Colorado. Wineland has worked at NIST for 37 years and is internationally recognized for his research on trapped ions. (Photo by Dana Romanoff/Getty Images)
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
BOULDER, CO - OCTOBER 9: David J. Wineland, a physicist at the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) speaks with colleagues at a press conference held at NIST on October 9, 2012 in Boulder, Colorado. Wineland has won the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics for "ground-breaking experimental methods that enable measuring and manipulation of individual quantum systems." Wineland has worked at NIST for 37 years and is internationally recognized for his research on trapped ions. (Photo by Dana Romanoff/Getty Images)
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
BOULDER, CO - OCTOBER 9: David J. Wineland, a physicist at the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Boulder, Colorado, speaks at a press conference held at NIST on October 9, 2012 in Boulder, Colorado. Wineland has won the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics for "ground-breaking experimental methods that enable measuring and manipulation of individual quantum systems." Wineland has worked at NIST for 37 years and is internationally recognized for his research on trapped ions. (Photo by Dana Romanoff/Getty Images)
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
BOULDER, CO - OCTOBER 9: David J. Wineland (L), a physicist at the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) speaks with colleagues at a press conference held at NIST on October 9, 2012 in Boulder, Colorado. Wineland has won the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics for "ground-breaking experimental methods that enable measuring and manipulation of individual quantum systems." Wineland has worked at NIST for 37 years and is internationally recognized for his research on trapped ions. (Photo by Dana Romanoff/Getty Images)
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
BOULDER, CO - OCTOBER 9: David J. Wineland (R), a physicist at the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), speaks with Eric Cornell, a NIST Nobel laureate in 2001, at a press conference held at NIST on October 9, 2012 in Boulder, Colorado. Wineland has won the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics for "ground-breaking experimental methods that enable measuring and manipulation of individual quantum systems." Wineland has worked at NIST for 37 years and is internationally recognized for his research on trapped ions. (Photo by Dana Romanoff/Getty Images)
David J. Wineland, a physicist at the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Boulder, Colorado, speaks at a press conference held at NIST on October 9, 2012 in Boulder, Colorado. Wineland has won the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics for "ground-breaking experimental methods that enable measuring and manipulation of individual quantum systems."  Wineland has worked at NIST for 37 years and is internationally recognized for his research on trapped ions. (Photo by Dana Romanoff/Getty Images)
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics David J. Wineland, a physicist at the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Boulder, Colorado, speaks at a press conference held at NIST on October 9, 2012 in Boulder, Colorado. Wineland has won the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics for "ground-breaking experimental methods that enable measuring and manipulation of individual quantum systems." Wineland has worked at NIST for 37 years and is internationally recognized for his research on trapped ions. (Photo by Dana Romanoff/Getty Images)
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
David J. Wineland, a physicist at the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Boulder, Colorado, speaks at a press conference held at NIST on October 9, 2012 in Boulder, Colorado. Wineland has won the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics for "ground-breaking experimental methods that enable measuring and manipulation of individual quantum systems." Wineland has worked at NIST for 37 years and is internationally recognized for his research on trapped ions. (Photo by Dana Romanoff/Getty Images)
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
BOULDER, CO - OCTOBER 9: David J. Wineland, a physicist at the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Boulder, Colorado, speaks at a press conference held at NIST on October 9, 2012 in Boulder, Colorado. Wineland has won the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics for "ground-breaking experimental methods that enable measuring and manipulation of individual quantum systems." Wineland has worked at NIST for 37 years and is internationally recognized for his research on trapped ions. (Photo by Dana Romanoff/Getty Images)
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
BOULDER, CO - OCTOBER 9: David J. Wineland, a physicist at the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), gives media a tour of his lab after winning the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics for "ground-breaking experimental methods that enable measuring and manipulation of individual quantum systems," October 9, 2012 in Boulder, Colorado. Wineland has worked at NIST for 37 years and is internationally recognized for his research on trapped ions. (Photo by Dana Romanoff/Getty Images)
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
BOULDER, CO - OCTOBER 9: David J. Wineland, a physicist at the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), gives media a tour of his lab after winning the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics for "ground-breaking experimental methods that enable measuring and manipulation of individual quantum systems," October 9, 2012 in Boulder, Colorado. Wineland has worked at NIST for 37 years and is internationally recognized for his research on trapped ions. (Photo by Dana Romanoff/Getty Images)
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
BOULDER, CO - OCTOBER 9: David J. Wineland (2L), a physicist at the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), is toasted by Tom O'Brian (L), Chief of NIST Time and Frequency Division, at an employee reception in the lobby of NIST on October 9th 2012 in Boulder, Colorado. Wineland has won the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics for "ground-breaking experimental methods that enable measuring and manipulation of individual quantum systems." Wineland has worked at NIST for 37 years and is internationally recognized for his research on trapped ions. (Photo by Dana Romanoff/Getty Images)
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
BOULDER, CO - OCTOBER 9: David J. Wineland (L), a physicist at the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), is toasted by Tom O'Brian, Chief of NIST Time and Frequency Division, at an employee reception in the lobby of NIST on October 9th 2012 in Boulder, Colorado. Wineland has won the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics for "ground-breaking experimental methods that enable measuring and manipulation of individual quantum systems." Wineland has worked at NIST for 37 years and is internationally recognized for his research on trapped ions. (Photo by Dana Romanoff/Getty Images)
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
BOULDER, CO - OCTOBER 9: David J. Wineland (R), a physicist at the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), is congratulated and photographed with colleague Dr. Shane Allman at a reception in the lobby of NIST on October 9, 2012 in Boulder, Colorado. Wineland has won the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics for "ground-breaking experimental methods that enable measuring and manipulation of individual quantum systems." Wineland has worked at NIST for 37 years and is internationally recognized for his research on trapped ions. (Photo by Dana Romanoff/Getty Images)
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
BOULDER, CO - OCTOBER 9: David J. Wineland, a physicist at the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Boulder, Colorado, speaks at a press conference held at NIST on October 9, 2012 in Boulder, Colorado. Wineland has won the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics for "ground-breaking experimental methods that enable measuring and manipulation of individual quantum systems." Wineland has worked at NIST for 37 years and is internationally recognized for his research on trapped ions. (Photo by Dana Romanoff/Getty Images)
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
BOULDER, CO - OCTOBER 9: David J. Wineland, a physicist at the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), gives media a tour of his lab after winning the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics for "ground-breaking experimental methods that enable measuring and manipulation of individual quantum systems," October 9, 2012 in Boulder, Colorado. Wineland has worked at NIST for 37 years and is internationally recognized for his research on trapped ions. (Photo by Dana Romanoff/Getty Images)
David J. Wineland, a physicist at the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Boulder, Colorado, speaks at a press conference held at NIST on October 9, 2012 in Boulder, Colorado. Wineland has won the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics for "ground-breaking experimental methods that enable measuring and manipulation of individual quantum systems."  Wineland has worked at NIST for 37 years and is internationally recognized for his research on trapped ions. (Photo by Dana Romanoff/Getty Images)
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics David J. Wineland, a physicist at the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Boulder, Colorado, speaks at a press conference held at NIST on October 9, 2012 in Boulder, Colorado. Wineland has won the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics for "ground-breaking experimental methods that enable measuring and manipulation of individual quantum systems." Wineland has worked at NIST for 37 years and is internationally recognized for his research on trapped ions. (Photo by Dana Romanoff/Getty Images)
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
Physicist At The National Institute of Standards and Technology David Wineland Wins Nobel Prize In Physics
BOULDER, CO - OCTOBER 9: David J. Wineland (L), a physicist at the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), is congratulated by Camille Hoffman, who works in the NIST Time & Frequency Division, at a reception in the lobby of NIST on October 9, 2012 in Boulder, Colorado. Wineland has won the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics for "ground-breaking experimental methods that enable measuring and manipulation of individual quantum systems." Wineland has worked at NIST for 37 years and is internationally recognized for his research on trapped ions. (Photo by Dana Romanoff/Getty Images)
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