Physicists

Hadiyah-Nicole Green

Hadiyah-Nicole Green

Name:  Hadiyah-Nicole Green Date: ? Nationality: African-American Career Path: Medical physicist Note: She received a grant to develop a cancer treatment involving lasers and nanoparticles. [Read more] Articles: Floyd, Safon, “Dr. Hadiyah-Nicole Green Sprinkles Black Girl Magic on Cancer Research,” Black Enterprise, January 6, 2016 Websites: Doctor Awarded $1 Million Dollars to Make Cancer Treatment […]

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Mileva Marić

Mileva Marić

Articles: Asmodelle, Estelle. “The Collaboration of Mileva Marić and Albert Einstein,” Asian Journal of Physics, March 2015, Vol. 24, No.4, 34 pages. “Did Einstein’s Wife Contribute to His Theories?,” The New York Times [Science Section], March 27, 1990. Books: Ajnštajn-Marić, Mileva, and Milan Popovic. 2003. In Albert’s Shadow: The Life and Letters of Mileva Maric, […]

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Marie Curie

Marie Curie

Books: Aldridge, Susan. 2015. Trailblazers in Medicine. New York: Rosen Publishing. Hargittai, Magdolna. 2015. Women Scientists: Reflections, Challenges, and Breaking Boundaries. New York: Oxford University Press. Rayner-Canham, Marelene F., and Geoffrey Rayner-Canham. 2001. Women in Chemistry: Their Changing Roles from Alchemical Times to the Mid-Twentieth Century. Philadelphia: Chemical Heritage Foundation. Sheffield, Suzanne Le-May. 2004. Women […]

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Laura Bassi

Laura Bassi

Books: Caminer Turra, Elisabetta, and Catherine M. Sama. 2003. Selected Writings of an Eighteenth-Century Venetian Woman of Letters. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Frize, Monique. 2013. Laura Bassi and Science in 18th Century Europe: The Extraordinary Life and Role of Italy’s Pioneering Female Professor. Berlin: Springer. Rosser, Sue Vilhauer. 2008. Women, Science, and Myth: Gender […]

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Émilie du Châtelet

Émilie du Châtelet

Articles: Bodanis, David. “The scientist whom history forgot,” The Guardian [Science], Friday August 4, 2006. Books: Burns, William E. 2003. Science in the Enlightenment: An Encyclopedia. Santa Barbara, Calif. [u.a.]: ABC-Clio. Prioleau, Betsy. 2004. Seductress: women who ravished the world and their lost art of love. New York: Penguin Books.  Rooney. Anne. 2014. The Story of Physics. Arcturus […]

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