Reference Information
Book Name Notable 20th Century Scientists
Acronym 1 N20 Call Number SEL/EMS REF Q141 N73 1995
Publisher Gale Research
Date of Publication 1995 City of Publication Detroit, MI
Editor Emily J. McMurray Other Editors Jane Kelly Kosek and Roger M. Volade III
Author Other Authors

Additional Information
Women Cited Astrophysics
Cannon, Annie Jump
Hogg, Helen Battles Sawyer
Leavitt, Henrietta Swan
Maunder, Annie Scott Dill Russell
Maury, Antonia Caetana
Payne-Gaposchkin, Cecilia Helena

Chemical Physics
Blodgett, Katharine Burr
Telkes, Maria De

Lonsdale, Kathleen

Lehmann, Inge
Ogilvie, Ida Helen

Mathematical Physics
Noether, Amalie Emmy

Nuclear Physics
Curie, Marie Sklodowska
Joliot-Curie, Irene
Meitner, Lise
Perey, Marguerite

Plasma Physics
Ayrton, Hertha

Harmon, Elise F.

Reference to publications
in scientific journals
Biographical references yes
Areas of Research yes
Discoveries Made yes

Notes This book gives one and two page biographies of the men and women who made important contributions to the field of science. Each biography is written by a separate person.