hi, i am doing a project on collecting the names of the famous women scientists, can someone give me the list of names of the famous women scientists?so that it would be really helpful for me to do so.Asked 818 day(s) back
A scientist is a person who walks on a path that does not exist to explore and come out with results finally presenting it to people. Human beings are gifted with many such devices and a light of knowledge over many corners that no one knew once upon a time. This is a great topic to do a project since many scientists in the past have killed themselves at times to discover something and that discovery ending up as a boon to mankind. Woman who are known for their concentrating ability have taken up challenges in the field of science in India facing all social pressures and they’re shining in glory today at in the hearts of many Indians who take them as their inspiration. Here is a list of few such scientists.
• Kamal Ranadive
• Kalpana Chawla
• Radha Balakrishnan
• Bindu A Bambah
Women scientists are those great pioneers in the field of science who had sacrificed many a thing including their life, family etc. Women have proven themselves in various fields like sports, dance, literature, fashion etc... even in this field they have proved their excellence. As I was hunting for the names of some of the famous Indian women scientists, the outcome is the list of names that I had collected and mentioned below, though not everyone in the list is a scientist.
1. Dr Maria lisette D'souza
2. Chandramukhi Basu
3. Kiran Bedi
4. Kadambini Ganguli
5. Anna Mani
6. Maharani Chakravorty
Indian women scientists have been there giving their contribution to science, but they did not get that much exposure than that of men scientists. Women scientists held highest positions and greatly helped the development of sciences in the fields of meteorology, biochemistry, biology, astronomy, mathematics, etc., but also acted as flag bearers for the cause of liberation of women in India.
Anna Mani was an Indian woman Meteorologist
Kamala Sohini was the first Indian woman Scientist for Animal life, Astronomy
Sulochana Gadgil, a Harvard University-trained Meteorologist
Maharani Chakravorty, a Scientist in Biochemistry
Well, the History has witnessed a number of famous women scientists, who had made their mark with their valuable research and journeys. Here are some of the names..
> Jane Goodall
She is mainly known to be an anthropologist, primatologist ,ethologist.
> Marie Curie
She was the first woman to be awarded with a Ph.D in Europe.
> Alessandra Gillani
She was a great anatomist. She had prepared a lot of anatomical studies.
> Rachel Carson
She was a famous biologist from America.
> Maria Mayer
She was a famous physicist.