Book , Print in English

Notable women in the physical sciences : a biographical dictionary

edited by Benjamin F. Shearer and Barbara S. Shearer.
  • Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1997.
  • xi, 479 pages : portraits ; 25 cm.
Subjects
Contents
  • Ida Barney
  • Laura Bassi
  • Jocelyn Bell Burnell
  • Ruth Mary Roan Benerito
  • Leonora Neuffer Bilger
  • Katharine Burr Blodgett
  • E. Margaret Burbidge
  • Mary Letitia Caldwell
  • Annie Jump Cannon
  • Emma Perry Carr
  • Marjorie Caserio
  • Mildred Cohn
  • Gerty Cori
  • Marie Sklodowska Curie
  • Ingrid Daubechies
  • Allie Vibert Douglas
  • Helen M. Dyer
  • Helen T. Edwards
  • Gertrude Belle Elion
  • Sandra Moore Faber
  • Catherine Clarke Fenselan
  • Mary Fieser
  • Williamina Paton Fleming
  • Helen M. Free
  • Wendy Laurel Freedman
  • Catharine D. Garmany
  • Margaret Joan Geller
  • Ellen Gleditsch
  • Jenny Pickworth Glusker
  • Maria Goeppert-Mayer
  • Gertrude Scharff Goldhaber
  • Mary Lowe Good
  • Jeanette Grasselli (Brown)
  • Arda Alden Green
  • Dorothy Anna Hahn
  • Heidi Hammel
  • Anna Jane Harrison
  • Margaret Harwood
  • Caroline Herschel
  • Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin
  • E. Dorrit Hoffleit
  • Helen Sawyer Hogg
  • Icie Gertrude Macy Hoobler
  • Allene Rosalind Jeanes
  • Irene Joliot-Curie.
  • Madeleine M. Joullie
  • Isabella L. Karle
  • Joyce Jacobson Kaufman
  • Vera E. Kistiakowsky
  • Henrietta Swan Leavitt
  • Leona Woods Marshall Libby
  • Pauline Beery Mack
  • Margaret Eliza Maltby
  • Ines Mandl
  • Antonia Maury
  • Grace Medes
  • Lise Meitner
  • Miriam the Alchemist
  • Maria Mitchell
  • Agnes Fay Morgan
  • Dorothy Virginia Nightingale
  • Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin
  • Mary Engle Pennington
  • Marguerite Perey
  • Gertrude Perlmann
  • Mary Locke Petermann
  • Lucy Weston Pickett
  • Helen W. Dodson Prince
  • Kamal J. Ranadive
  • Sarah Ratner
  • Ellen Swallow Richards
  • Jane Richardson
  • Dorothea Klumpke Roberts
  • Elizabeth Roemer
  • Nancy Grace Roman
  • Vera Cooper Rubin
  • Florence B. Seibert
  • Mary Lura Sherrill
  • Vandana Shiva
  • Jean'ne Marie Shreeve
  • Sofia Simmonds
  • Charlotte Emma Moore Sitterly
  • Mary Fairfax Somerville
  • Betty Sullivan
  • Henrietta Hill Swope
  • Paula Szkody
  • Beatrice Muriel Hill Tinsley
  • Marjorie Jean Young Vold
  • Emma T. R. Williams Vyssotsky.
  • Elizabeth Amy Kreiser Weisburger
  • Sarah Frances Whiting
  • Lee Anne M. Willson
  • Chien-Shiung Wu
  • Rosemary Wyse
  • Xide Xie
  • Judith Sharn Young
  • App. I. Scientists by Profession
  • App. II. Scientists by Honors and Awards Received.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
  • 0313293031 (alk. paper)
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 96009024
  • OCLC: 34894324