Author: JohnValbyNation

Meet the Woman Who Rocked Particle Physics—Three Times

In 1963, Maria Goeppert Mayer won the Nobel Prize in physics for describing the layered, shell-like structures of atomic nuclei. No woman has won since. Quanta Magazine About Original story reprinted with permission from Quanta Magazine, an editorially independent publication of the Simons Foundation whose mission is to enhance public understanding of science by covering…

By JohnValbyNation March 20, 2019 0