nobel prize winning women

aloisia schmid a-schmi at uiuc.edu
Tue Sep 23 16:38:38 EST 1997


In article <608t2a$o0d$1 at light.nih.gov>, bjag at ln.nimh.nih.gov (Bharathi
Jagadeesh) wrote:

> http://www.almaz.com/nobel/women.html
> 
> Marie Sklodowska Curie, Physics, 1903
> Maria Goeppert Mayer, Physics, 1963
> 
> Marie Sklodowska Curie, Chemistry, 1911
> Irene Joliet-Curie, Chemistry, 1935
> Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin, Chemistry, 1964
> 
> Gerty Radnitz Cori, Medicine, 1947
> Rosalyn Sussman Yalow, Medicine, 1977
> Barbara McClintock, Medicine, 1983
> Rita Levi-Montalcini, Medicine, 1986
> Gertrude Elion, Medicine, 1988
> Christiane Nusslein-Volhard, Medicine, 1995
> 
> I count 10, in this list (if you don't count Marie
> Curie twice).
> 
> can anyone think of any others?
> 
> Bharathi
> 
> -- 
> Bharathi Jagadeesh/bjag at ln.nimh.nih.gov
> 
> Lab of Neuropsychology
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> 
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Yes,
there was an English woman, an astrophysicist, whose name I have
forgotten, but who discovered quasars or pulsars or something.  I have the
book at home---I'll look up the others.

                  Alice



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