Scientists similar to or like Irène Joliot-Curie

French chemist, physicist, and a politician of partly Polish ancestry, the eldest daughter of Marie Curie and Pierre Curie, and the wife of Frédéric Joliot-Curie. Wikipedia

  • Frédéric Joliot-Curie

    French physicist, husband of Irène Joliot-Curie with whom he was jointly awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1935 for their discovery of artificial radioactivity. He founded with his wife Irène Joliot-Curie the Orsay Faculty of Sciences, part of the Paris-Saclay University. Wikipedia

  • Pierre Curie

    French physicist, a pioneer in crystallography, magnetism, piezoelectricity, and radioactivity. In 1903, he received the Nobel Prize in Physics with his wife, Marie Curie (nee Skłodowska), and Henri Becquerel, "in recognition of the extraordinary services they have rendered by their joint researches on the radiation phenomena discovered by Professor Henri Becquerel". Wikipedia

  • Marie Curie

    Polish and naturalized-French physicist and chemist who conducted pioneering research on radioactivity. The first woman to win a Nobel Prize, the first and the only woman to win the Nobel Prize twice, and the only person to win the Nobel Prize in two scientific fields. Wikipedia

  • Hélène Langevin-Joliot

    French nuclear physicist. Educated at the IN2P3 at Orsay, a laboratory which was set up by her parents Irène Joliot-Curie and Frédéric Joliot-Curie. Wikipedia

  • Curie family

    Polish and French family with a number of illustrious scientists. Several members were awarded the Nobel Prize, including physics, chemistry, or the Nobel Peace Prize. Wikipedia

  • Noted French biologist and researcher for the CNRS. A researcher there since 1956, he became a Director of Research in 1974 and a member of their scientific council in 1992. Wikipedia

  • Radioactive (film)

    2019 British biographical drama film directed by Marjane Satrapi and starring Rosamund Pike as Marie Curie. Based on the 2010 graphic novel Radioactive: Marie & Pierre Curie: A Tale of Love and Fallout by Lauren Redniss. Wikipedia

  • Marie Curie: The Courage of Knowledge

    2016 internationally co-produced drama film directed by Marie Noëlle. Screened in the Contemporary World Cinema section at the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival. Wikipedia

  • Ève Curie

    French and American writer, journalist and pianist. The younger daughter of Marie Skłodowska-Curie and Pierre Curie. Wikipedia

  • List of female Nobel laureates

    As of 2020, 57 women have won the Nobel Prize, and a total of 58 Nobel Prizes have been awarded to women (Marie Curie won it twice, once in physics and once in chemistry). Counted in 2019 that Nobel Prizes had been awarded to a total of 866 men, 53 women, and 24 organizations . Wikipedia

  • French physicist and professor of physics at the Sorbonne, at the Institute of Physico-Chemical Biology. The son of Jacques Curie and the nephew of Pierre Curie. Wikipedia

  • Eliane Montel

    French physicist and chemist. Born on 9 October 1898, in Marseille. Wikipedia

  • Otto Hahn

    German chemist, and a pioneer in the fields of radioactivity and radiochemistry. Referred to as the father of nuclear chemistry. Wikipedia

  • Marguerite Perey

    French physicist and a student of Marie Curie. In 1939, Perey discovered the element francium by purifying samples of lanthanum that contained actinium. Wikipedia

  • Marie Curie Monument in Lublin

    Bronze statue in Lublin, eastern Poland, dedicated to Polish physicist and chemist Marie Curie (1867–1934). Designed by Polish sculptor Marian Konieczny and ceremonially unveiled on 24 October 1964. Wikipedia

  • Musée Curie

    Historical museum focusing on radiological research. Located in the 5th arrondissement at 1, rue Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France, and open Wednesday to Saturday, from 1pm to 5pm; admission is free. Wikipedia

  • Pierre and Marie Curie University

    Public research university in Paris, France, from 1971 to 2017. Located on the Jussieu Campus in the Latin Quarter of the 5th arrondissement of Paris, France. Wikipedia

  • Paul-Jacques Curie

    French physicist and professor of mineralogy at the University of Montpellier. Along with his younger brother, Pierre Curie, he studied pyroelectricity in the 1880s, leading to their discovery of some of the mechanisms behind piezoelectricity. Wikipedia

  • The Radium Woman

    Biography of the scientist Marie Curie adapted for children by Eleanor Doorly from the 1937 biography by Ève Curie. Published by Heinemann in 1939 with woodcuts by Robert Gibbings as chapter headings. Wikipedia

  • Maria Skłodowska-Curie Museum

    Museum in Warsaw, Poland, devoted to the life and work of Polish two-time Nobel laureate Maria Skłodowska-Curie (1867–1934). Sponsored by the Polish Chemical Society, is the only biographical museum in the world devoted to the discoverer of polonium and radium. Wikipedia

  • Manuel Valadares

    Portuguese atomic and nuclear physicist, who studied with Marie Curie. Important role in the development of atomic and nuclear research at the University of Lisbon before returning to France in 1947 after being dismissed by the Estado Novo government, along with a large number of other university professors and researchers. Wikipedia

  • Curie Institute (Paris)

    One of the leading medical, biological and biophysical research centres in the world. Private non-profit foundation operating a research center on biophysics, cell biology and oncology and a hospital specialized in treatment of cancer. Wikipedia

  • Pierre et Marie Curie (Paris Métro)

    Station on the southeast branch of Line 7 of the Paris Métro. Opened in 1946. Wikipedia

  • Edmond Bauer

    French physicist who was a student of Marie Curie and Paul Langevin who made studies on radiation in his early career. From a Jewish family and suffered during World War II during the period of Nazi control. Wikipedia

  • French chemist specializing in organic chemistry and chemical biology, professor emeritus at the Pierre and Marie Curie University and correspondent at the French Academy of sciences since 1993. Andrée Marquet studied engineering at the École nationale supérieure de chimie de Paris, then defended a thesis prepared at the Collège de France under the direction of Jean Jacques (1961), followed by a post-doctoral internship at the ETH in Zurich with Professor Duilio Arigoni. Wikipedia

  • SM U-14 (Austria-Hungary)

    French submarine Curie (Q87) redirects here. For other ships of the same name, see Wikipedia

  • Curie (unit)

    Non-SI unit of radioactivity originally defined in 1910. Named in honour of Pierre Curie, but was considered at least by some to be in honour of Marie Curie as well. Wikipedia

  • Madame Curie (film)

    1943 biographical film made by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. Directed by Mervyn LeRoy and produced by Sidney Franklin from a screenplay by Paul Osborn, Paul H. Rameau, and Aldous Huxley , adapted from the biography by Ève Curie. Wikipedia

  • Paul Langevin

    French physicist who developed Langevin dynamics and the Langevin equation. One of the founders of the Comité de vigilance des intellectuels antifascistes, an anti-fascist organization created after the 6 February 1934 far right riots. Wikipedia

  • Marie Curie High School

    Public high school in District 3, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Established in 1918 and named after the Nobel prize-winning scientist Marie Curie by the French colonial government, it remains the sole high school in Saigon that still bears its original name. Wikipedia


Sentences forIrène Joliot-Curie

  • Led by Curie, the Institute produced four more Nobel Prize winners, including her daughter Irène Joliot-Curie and her son-in-law, Frédéric Joliot-Curie.Marie Curie-Wikipedia
  • Their daughter, Irène Joliot-Curie, received the Chemistry Prize in 1935 together with her husband Frédéric Joliot-Curie.Nobel Prize-Wikipedia
  • He fell in love with her daughter Irène Curie, and soon after their marriage in 1926 they both changed their surnames to Joliot-Curie.Frédéric Joliot-Curie-Wikipedia
  • Assisted at first by a military doctor and her 17-year-old daughter Irène, Curie directed the installation of 20 mobile radiological vehicles and another 200 radiological units at field hospitals in the first year of the war.Marie Curie-Wikipedia
  • In 1937 and 1938, scientists Irène Joliot-Curie and Paul Savič reported results from their investigations on irradiating uranium with neutrons.Fritz Strassmann-Wikipedia
  • Frédéric and Irène Joliot-Curie had succeeded in knocking protons from paraffin wax using polonium and beryllium as a source for what they thought was gamma radiation.James Chadwick-Wikipedia

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