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  2. Chien-Shiung Wu - Wikipedia

    Chien-Shiung Wu (Chinese: 吳健雄; pinyin: Wú Jiànxióng; Wade–Giles: Wu 2 Chien 4-hsiung 2; May 31, 1912 – February 16, 1997) was a Chinese-American particle and experimental physicist who made significant contributions in the fields of nuclear and particle physics.

  3. Chien-Shiung Wu | Biography, Accomplishments, Importance ...

    Chien-Shiung Wu, (born May 29, 1912, Liuhe, Jiangsu province, China—died February 16, 1997, New York, New York, U.S.), Chinese-born American physicist who provided the first experimental proof that the principle of parity conservation does not hold in weak subatomic interactions.

  4. Chien-Shiung Wu - Quotes, Awards & Nobel Prize - Biography

    Who Was Chien-Shiung Wu? Chien-Shiung Wu was a Chinese-American nuclear physicist who has been dubbed "the First Lady of Physics," "Queen of Nuclear Research" and "the Chinese Madame Curie."...

  5. The Little-Known Origin Story behind the 2022 Nobel Prize in ...

    In 1949 physicist Chien-Shiung Wu devised an experiment that documented evidence of entanglement. Her findings have been hidden in plain sight for more than 70 years By Michelle Frank on April 1,...

  6. Dr. Chien-Shiung Wu | National Women's History Museum

    Ashley Angelucci. Dr. Chien-Shiung Wu earned many nicknames throughout her trailblazing years as a physicist, including “the First Lady of Physics,” the “Chinese Marie Curie,” and “Madame Wu.”. Most known for her work on the top-secret Manhattan Project during World War II and her Cobalt-60 experiment that contested the law of ...

  7. Dr. Chien-Shiung Wu, The First Lady of Physics

    Chien-Shiung Wu is a pioneer and pivotal figure in the history of physics. An immigrant to the United States from China, she did important work for the Manhattan Project and in experimental physics. Her crucial contribution to particle physics was, however, ignored by the Nobel Prize committee when it awarded the 1957 Nobel Prize in Physics.

  8. Life Story: Chien-Shiung Wu (1912-1997)

    Life Story: Chien-Shiung Wu (1912-1997) Award-Winning Physicist and Manhattan Project Contributor The story of a Chinese American physicist who contributed to the development of the atomic bomb and overcame many racial and gender barriers to achieve recognition.