First Canadian woman astronaut in space
Canada’s first female nuclear physicist
Medical physicist; Member of the team that developed the first Cobalt 60 units for cancer treatment
Internationally recognized for her software for calculating atomic structure, and for research in atomic structure theory.
Pioneered the physics of ancient archeological materials
Researched globular star clusters and popularized astronomy
Physicist: Contributed to the theory of high temperature superconductors
Founded the first ultrafast laser laboratory at a Canadian university
Physicist; among the first to study X-rays
First Canadian woman astrophysicist
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