Women in Their Element

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Part of The WISE Festival – Celebrating the International Day of Women and Girls in Science

The co-editors and contributors of the recently published Women in Their Element provide a fresh perspective on the unsung contributors to science in this half-day seminar on women and the Periodic Table.

In Partnership with World Scientific Publishing Company

Find out what else is happening at The WISE Festival.

Programme includes:

Claire Jones – The Vanished Women of Victorian Science

Annette Lykknes – The Women Behind the Periodic System: An Introduction

John Hudson – What's in a Name? Margaret Todd and the Term Isotope

Jenny Wilson – Dame Kathleen Lonsdale FRS (1903-1971) and her Work on Carbon Compounds

Brigitte Van Tiggelen – Women in their Element: Trajectories of Fame or Invisibility

Claire Murray and Jessica A. F. Wade – The unsung heroines of the superheavy elements


Name: Women in Their Element
Where: Knowledge Centre
The British Library
96 Euston Road
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Price: Full Price: £9.00
Member: £9.00
Student: £4.50
Registered Unemployed: £4.50
Disabled: £4.50
Under 18: £4.50
Senior (60+): £7.50
Young Person (18-25): £4.50
Enquiries: +44 (0)1937 546546