Beautiful Women in Science

Còn 3 tuần nữa là đến March Meeting, năm nay diễn ra tại Texas (http://www.aps.org/meetings/march/index.cfm), theo tin hành lang thì ngoài 7000 bài báo được giới thiệu trong hội thảo này, năm nay còn có thêm một mục nữa là …bình chọn ai là nhà vật lý hấp dẫn nhất.
Dưới đây là một số gương mặt được lọt vào vòng trong theo thứ tự..hấp dẫn dần dần.

1. Lisa Randall
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Current Occupation: Professor at Harvard University

Credentials: Ph.D. and B.A. from Harvard University. Check out her Harvard profile.

FYI, Randall is the gold standard. Firms would be lucky to land her. She’s cited everywhere, she’s been interviewed by Charlie Rose, and has been featured on many “Most Influential” lists, including Esquire, Time Magazine, Newsweek, and Rolling Stone.

Source: Physics and Physicists, Harvard

2. Elisabeth Rieper
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Current Occupation: Ph.D. Candidate at the National University of Singapore, Center for Quantum Technologies

Sources: NAS, Physics and Physicists

3. Janet Conrad
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Current Occupation: Professor at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

Credentials: Ph.D. in Physics from Harvard University, M.Sc. from Oxford University, B.A. from Swarthmore College.

Interesting Fact: Conrad was the Columbia Distinguished Faculty Fellow in 2005. She received the Mayor’s Science Award for being a leading researcher in high-energy physics, testing an unproved hypothesis — whether tiny and invisible neutrinos have mass.

Sources: Physics and Physicists, Columbia, MIT

4. Kimberley Hall
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Current Occupation: Associate Professor at Dalhousie University, Ultrafast Quantum Control

Credentials: Ph.D. and M.S. from University of Toronto, B.Sc from University Western Ontario

Sources: Dalhousie, Physics and Physicists

5. Deborah Berebichez
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Current Occupation: Risk Analyst at Morgan Stanley spin-off MSCI Inc.

Credentials: Ph.D. in Physics from Stanford University

Interesting Facts: She’s the first Mexican woman to receive a Ph.D. in Physics from Stanford. She speaks five(5) languages and has been featured on CNN, Oprah, and Dr. Oz
Source: Physics and Physicists

6. Kim-Vy Tran
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Current Occupation: Assistant Professor of Astronomy at Texas A&M.

Credentials: Ph.D. and M.S. in Astronomy & Astrophysics, UC Santa Cruz, B.S. from University of Arizona.
Interesting Fact: She likes Classical Ballet and open water diving

Source: Kimvytran.org, Physics and Physicists

7. Sarah Kavassalis
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Current Occupation: Researcher at University of Toronto

Credentials: Degree in Physics from University of Toronto
Interesting Fact: She’s a blogger and she’s writing a book called “The Joy Of Cooking Spacetimes.”
Source: Physics and Physicists

8. Amy Mainzer
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Current Occupation: Works at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Astrophysics and Space Sciences Section.

Credentials: Ph.D. in Astronomy from UCLA, M.S. from California Institute of Technology, B.A. from Stanford University. Also, she held a research fellowship between 2001-2003 at NASA
Interesting Fact: Mainzer was featured throughout the History Channel series The Universe.
Sources: CIT, Physics and Physicists

 

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