CNRS gold medal

Each year since its creation in 1954, the gold medal has recognised the body of work of one or more scientific figure(s) that has made an outstanding contribution to the vitality and influence of French research.

CNRS gold medal
Portrait de Gérard Berry
© Cyril Frésillon / CNRS Photothèque

Gérard Berry

Professor at Collège de France
CNRS gold medal
Portrait de Jacques Stern
© Christophe Lebedinsky / CNRS Photothèque

Jacques Stern

Emeritus professor at ENS, member of DI ENS
CNRS gold medal
Portrait de Jean-Claude Risset
© Laurence Médard / CNRS Photothèque

Jean-Claude Risset

Researcher in acoustic physics