Agnes Scott College

Alphabetical Index of Women Mathematicians


A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z

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A

Maria Gaetana Agnesi (1718-1799)
Florence Eliza Allen (1876-1960)
Annie Dale Biddle Andrews (1885-1940)
Hertha Ayrton (1854-1923)

B

Clara Latimer Bacon (1866-1948)
Grace M. Bareis (1875-1962)
Nina Karlovna Bari (1901-1961)
Ruth Aaronsom Bari (1917-2005)
Mabel Schmeiser Barnes (1905-1993)
Charlotte Barnum (1860-1934)
Lida Barrett (1927- )
Agnes Baxter (1870-1917)
Lulu Hofmann Bechtolsheim (1902-1989)
Alexandra Bellow (1935-)
Suzan Rose Benedict (1873-1942)
Elizabeth R. Bennett (1880-1972)
Dorothy Lewis Bernstein (1914-1988)
Joan S. Birman (1927- )
Gertrude Blanch (1898-1996)
Lenore Blum (1942- )
Mary Everest Boole (1832-1916)
Valentina Mikhailovna Borok (1931-2004)
Marjorie Lee Browne (1914-1979)
Josephine E. Burns (1887-1969)

C

Mary Lucy Cartwright (1900-1998)
Sun-Yung Alice Chang (1948- )
Emilie du Chatelet (1706-1749)
Yvonne Choquet-Bruhat (1923- )
Fan Chung (1949- )
Maria Cinquini-Cibrario (1905-1992)
Edith Clarke (1883-1959)
Teresa Cohen (1892-1992)
Anna Julia Cooper (1858-1964)
Elizabeth Morgan Cooper (1891-1967)
Elizabeth Buchanan Cowley (1874-1945)
Gertrude Mary Cox (1900-1978)
Louise Duffield Cummings (1870-1947)
Susan Jane Cunningham (1842-1921)

D

Ingrid Daubechies (1954- )
Florence Nightingale David (1909-1993)
Elizabeth Dickerman (1872-1954)
Agnes Meyer Driscoll (1889-1971)

E

F

Etta Falconer (1933-2002)
Sister Mary Celine Fasenmyer (1906-1996)
Philippa Garrett Fawcett (1868-1948)
Kate Fenchel (1905-1983)
Jacqueline Ferrand (1918- )
Annie MacKinnon Fitch (1868-1940)
Irmgard Flugge-Lotz (1903-1974)
Anne Bosworth Focke (1868-1907)
Irene Fonseca (1956- )
Herta Taussig Freitag (1908-2000)

G

Hilda Geiringer von Mises (1893-1973)
Ruth Gentry (1862-1917)
Sophie Germain (1776-1831)
Nadeschda Gernet (1877-1943)
Sister Mary Gervase (1888-1926)
Gloria Gilmer
Ruth Gonzalez
Evelyn Boyd Granville (1924- )
Mary Gray (1939- )

H

Margaret Jarman Hagood (1908-1963)
Deborah Tepper Haimo (1921-2007)
Louise Hay (1935-1989)
Ellen Amanda Hayes (1851-1930)
Euphemia Lofton Haynes (1890-1980)
Nola Haynes (1897-1996)
Olive Clio Hazlett (1890-1974)
Cora Barbara Hennel (1886-1947)
Anna Stafford Henriques (1905-2004)
Caroline Herschel (1750-1848)
Hu Hesheng (1928- )
Gloria Hewitt (1935- )
Grace Brewster Murray Hopper (1906-1992)
Goldie Printis Horton (1887-1972)
Hilda Phoebe Hudson (1881-1965)
Irene Hueter (1965- )
Hypatia (370?-415)

I

J

Sof'ja Aleksandrovna Janovskaja (1896-1966)
Svenlana Jitomirskaya (1966-)

K

Hermine Kalutsyan
Carol Karp (1926-1972)
Linda Keen (1940- )
Claribel Kendall (1889-1965)
Pelageya Yakovlevna Polubarinova Kochina (1899-1999)
Nancy Kopell (1942- )
Sofia Kovalevskaya (1850-1891)
Cecilia Krieger (1894-1974)
Krystyna Kuperberg (1944- )

L

Christine Ladd-Franklin (1847-1930)
Olga Alexandrovna Ladyzhenskaya (1922-2004)
Edna Kramer Lassar (1902-1984)
Emma Trotskaia Lehmer (1906-2007)
Marguerite Lehr (1898-1988)
Paulette Libermann (1919-2007)
Elizaveta Fedorovna Litvinova (1845-1919)
Marie Litzinger (1899-1952)
Mayme I. Logsdon (1881-1967)
Ada Byron Lovelace, (1815-1852)
Edith Hirsch Luchins (1921-2002)

M

Sheila Scott Macintyre (1910-1960)
F. Jessie MacWilliams (1917-1990)
Isabel Maddison (1869-1950)
Vivienne Malone-Mayes (1932-1995)
Emilie Norton Martin (1869-1936)
Verdiana Grace Masanja (1954- )
Vera Nikoaevna Maslennikova (1926-2000)
Dorothy McCoy (1903-2001)
Dusa McDuff (1945- )
Sharon Menard (1934- )
Helen Abbot Merrill (1864-1949)
Winifred Edgerton Merrill (1862-1951)
Ida Metcalf (1857-1952)
Maryam Mirzakhani (1977- )
Cathleen Morawetz (1923- )
Ruth Moufang (1905-1977)
Anna Margaret Mullikin (1893-1975)

N

Evelyn M. Nelson (1943-1987)
Hanna Neumann (1914-1971)
Mary Frances Winston Newson (1869-1959)
Florence Nightingale (1820-1910)
Emmy Noether (1882-1935)

O

Olga Arsen'enva Oleinik (1925-2001)
Gloria Olive (1923-2006)
Dame Kathleen Ollerenshaw (1912-2014)
Helen Brewster Owens (1881-1968)

P

Anna Helene Palmie (1863-1946)
Raman Parimala (1948- )
Leona May Peirce (1863-1954)
Charlotte Elvira Pengra (1875-1916)
Bernadette Perrin-Riou (1955- )
Rózsa Péter (1905-1977)
Sophie Piccard (1904-1990)
Elena Lucrezia Cornaro Piscopia (1646-1684)
Vera Pless (1931- )
Freda Porter (1957- )
Cheryl Praeger (1948- )

Q

R

Virginia Ragsdale (1870-1945)
Helena Rasiowa (1917-1994)
Marina Ratner (1938- )
Mary Pensworth Reagor (1945- )
Mina Rees (1902-1997)
Nancy Reid (1952- )
Idun Reiten (1942- )
Julia Bowman Robinson (1919-1985)
Judith Roitman (1945- )
Louise Johnson Rosenbaum (1908-1980)
Mary Ross (1908-2008)
Alice Roth (1905-1977)
Linda Rothschild (1945- )
Mary Ellen Rudin (1924-2013)

S

Cora Ratto de Sadosky (1912-1981)
Cora Sadosky (1940-2010)
Judith D. Sally (1937- )
Mildred Leonora Sanderson (1889-1914)
Jane Cronin Scanlon (1922- )
Alice T. Schafer (1915-2009)
Doris Schattschneider (1939- )
Ida May Schottenfels (1869-1942)
Charlotte Angas Scott (1858-1931)
Elizabeth Scott (1917-1988)
Lesley Sibner (1934-2013)
Lao Genevra Simons (1870-1949)
Mary Emily Sinclair (1878-1955)
Clara Eliza Smith (1865-1943)
Karen E. Smith (1965- )
Mary Fairfax Somerville (1780-1872)
Pauline Sperry (1885-1967)
Bhama Srinivasan (1935- )
Elizabeth Stephansen (1872-1961)
Dorothy Maharam Stone (1917-2014)
Alicia Boole Stott (1860-1940)
Lorna Mary Swain (1891-1936)

T

Theano (6th Century B.C.)
Olga Taussky-Todd (1906-1995)
Jean Taylor (1944- )
Abigail Thompson (1958- )
Bird Margaret Turner (1877-1962)

U

Karen Uhlenbeck (1942- )
Nina Uraltseva (1935- )

V

Argelia Velez-Rodriguez (1936- )
Roxana Hayward Vivian (1871-1961)

W

Mary Catherine Bishop Weiss (1930-1966)
Anna Pell Wheeler (1883-1966)
Mary F. Wheeler (1938- )
Sylvia Young Wiegand (1945- )
Grace Alele Williams (1932- )
Ruth Goulding Wood (1875-1939)
Margaret Wright (1944- )
Dorothy Maud Wrinch (1894-1976)
Sijue Wu (1964- )

X

Y

Anna Irwin Young (1873-1920)
Grace Chisholm Young (1868-1944)
Lai-Sang Young (1952- )

Z