Chien-Shiung Wu

The First Lady of Physics

3 months ago

Chien-Shiung Wu, also known as the First Lady of Physics, was a scientific powerhouse. She worked for the Manhattan Project, lectured across the US at various universities and even contributed to Nobel Prize winning work (although she wasn't honoured for her contributions). The world of physics would not be the same without her.

Also discussed was Professor Huixia Luo, a professor in The School of Materials Science and Engineering at Sun Yat-Sen University.

The episode starts at 3:19.

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**Producer: Bea Duncan

Theme music: 'HRSPN' - Blank and Kytt

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