Prof. Tomasz Paterek from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore with collaborators was awarded Ig Nobla prize from biology for discovering that dead magnetized cockroaches behave differently than living magnetized cockroaches.
Ig Nobel prize is awarded for serious research that ha
Ig Nobel prize web page: Improbable Research
Honoured paper: Scientific Reports
Prof. Paterek graduated from Maria Curie-Skłodowska University in theoretical physics. His master thesis was prepared under