Reference Information
Book Name American Women in Science: A Biographical Dictionary
Acronym 51 MJB Call Number URL REF Q141 B25 1994
Publisher ABC-CLIO
Date of Publication 1994 City of Publication Denver, CO
Editor Other Editors
Author Martha J. Bailey Other Authors

Additional Information
Women Cited Astrophysics
Huggins, Margaret Lindsay Murray
Leavitt, Henrietta Swan
Payne-Gaposchkin, Cecilia Helena
Sitterly, Charlotte Moore
Whitney, Mary Watson

Biological Physics
Yalow, Rosalyn Sussman

Chemical Physics
Blodgett, Katharine Burr
Maltby, Margaret Eliza

Condensed Matter Physics
Conwell, Esther

Karle, Isabell Lugoski

Ogilvie, Ida Helen

Mathematical Physics
Geiringer, Hilda von Mises
Noether, Amalie Emmy

Nuclear Physics
Goeppert-Mayer, Maria
Goldhaber, Gertrude
Quimby, Edith Hinkley
Way, Katherine
Wu, Chien-Shiung

Baetjer, Anna
Keith, Marcia
Way, Katherine
Wheeler, Anna Johnson Pell
Wrinch, Dorothy M.

Education and the Profession
Whiting, Sarah Frances

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

Notes This biographical dictionary contains short descriptions of the lives and contributions of women scientists.