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Women Among Physicists on Twitter

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Updated: 2017-Jul-23 11:13 UTC. Listed users: 53. Inclusion criteria. Go to full list. Switch to collage. More about new/reply/retweet percentages. Feedback: @TrueSciPhi.

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1. profile imageKatie Mack
@AstroKatie


(a.k.a. Dr Katherine J Mack) astrophysicist, occasional freelance science writer, connoisseur of airplane food
Melbourne, Australia, or not
astrokatie.com
Google Scholar page
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 29/day • 7% new, 79% replies, 7% retweets, 6% quotes
156,602 2,882 
2. profile imageLisa Randall
@lirarandall


Physicist and author. Dark Matter and the Dinosaurs,Warped Passages,Knocking on Heaven's Door,Higgs Discovery. Opinions expressed are not solely my own.
Dark Matter and the Dinosaurs
Higgs Discovery
Knocking on Heaven's Door
6 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 14% new, 41% replies, 13% retweets, 32% quotes
45,157 1,092 
3. profile imageDeborah Berebichez
@debbiebere


Physicist (@Stanford), Chief Data Scientist (@thisismetis) & TV Host of Outrageous Acts of Science. @Future_ish' Most Stylish Scientist. Made in Mexico.
Time-Reversal of Waves for Spatia...
NYC
sciencewithdebbie.com
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 14% new, 11% replies, 67% retweets, 8% quotes
27,441 1,075 
4. profile imageHelen Czerski
@helenczerski


Physics, bubbles, oceans, hot chocolate and curiosity. Author of Storm in a Teacup, out now: helenczerski.net/book/book.html
Storm in a Teacup
London, UK
helenczerski.net
5 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 24% new, 51% replies, 9% retweets, 16% quotes
22,182 499 
5. profile imageAthene Donald
@AtheneDonald


Physics Professor Cambridge University, researching interface with biology; Master @ChurchillCol; interested in gender issues; all comments personal
Cambridge, UK
occamstypewriter.org/athenedonald
6 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 44% new, 20% replies, 29% retweets, 6% quotes
18,763 690 
6. profile imageDr. Chanda 🇧🇧
@IBJIYONGI


Dr Prescod-Weinstein #BlackandSTEM 🏳️‍🌈 @jocsm4pal astro|physics theory postdoc, gq ♀, EditorInChief @TheOffingMag #histsci #histSTM https://t.co/CTwP5K5W9l
Seattle, WA/Cambridge, MA
cprescodweinstein.com
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 23/day • 20% new, 47% replies, 25% retweets, 7% quotes
17,386 637 
7. profile imageJanna Levin
@JannaLevin


Astrophysicist. Author.
Black Hole Blues and Other Songs ...
A Madman Dreams of Turing Machine...
How the Universe Got Its Spots
New York City
jannalevin.com
4 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 40% new, 14% replies, 14% retweets, 32% quotes
14,889 430 
8. profile imageMika McKinnon
@mikamckinnon


Field geophysicist, disaster researcher, scifi science consultant, science writer, public speaker, irrepressible educator.
West Coast
about.me/mikamckinnon
Google Scholar page
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 10/day • 4% new, 69% replies, 7% retweets, 20% quotes
14,840 742 
9. profile imageLucía García
@shedka


Física. Ahora en Astrofísica UCM y TecnoXplora. Antes en el Hormiguero. ¿Me pasas el nitrógeno líquido?
Madrid
shedka.com
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 23% new, 36% replies, 36% retweets, 6% quotes
12,302 139 
10. profile image👩🏼‍🏫👩🏼‍💻
@corbett


@NSF Astrophysics Postdoc @Caltech, @summerappspace💻💫 lead, SF writer✍🏻. Past: @SpaceX, @MIT, @WhisperSystems, @SPTelescope. want 💯% [email protected]_corbett
Pasadena, CA
christinecorbettmoran.com
Google Scholar page
7 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 22% new, 24% replies, 43% retweets, 11% quotes
9,274 425 
11. profile imageSophia Nasr
@Astropartigirl


Astroparticle physicist working on dark matter. PhD in cosmology @UCIrvine. Space, particles, cosmology, scicomm, blogging, animals, intersectional feminism.
Los Angeles, CA
astropartigirl.com
7 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 13/day • 14% new, 48% replies, 28% retweets, 10% quotes
8,817 391 
12. profile imageSabine Hossenfelder
@skdh


Physicist, blogger, science writer, twin mommy.
Germany
backreaction.blogspot.com
Google Scholar page
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 25% new, 39% replies, 35% retweets, 1% quotes
8,760 432 
13. profile imageJedidah Isler, PhD
@JedidahIslerPhD


Relentless Dreamer / Astrophysicist / Science Lover / Innovator / TED Fellow / Founder & Host @VanguardSTEM / @NatGeo Emerging Explorer / @TheRoot 100
JedidahIslerPhD.com
6 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 2% new, 21% replies, 67% retweets, 10% quotes
8,376 357 
14. profile imageTamsin Edwards
@flimsin


Climate scientist, lecturer @OpenUniversity, PLOS blogger: blogs.plos.org/models
open.ac.uk/people/tle47
Google Scholar page
7 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 11/day • 8% new, 57% replies, 23% retweets, 12% quotes
7,952 431 
15. profile imageBilge Demirköz
@BilgeDemirkoz


Particle physicist - Associate Professor at METU - Researcher at CERN - TED fellow - Parçacık fizikçisi - ODTÜ'de doçent - CERN'de araştırmacı
Ankara, Geneva
demirkoz.web.cern.ch/demirkoz/
Google Scholar page
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 15% new, 37% replies, 47% retweets, 0% quotes
7,521 117 
16. profile imageSarah Kavassalis
@sc_k


Grad student. Marfanoid. Cat mom to @FelisKlein. Eats bugs. Likes: atmospheric chemistry, nonlinear dynamics, land-atmosphere interactions, politics. she/her
Toronto, Ontario
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 10/day • 22% new, 45% replies, 27% retweets, 6% quotes
6,865 564 
17. profile imageDr Heather Williams
@alrightPET


Senior Medical Physicist @CMFTNHS Positron Emission Tomography (PET) specialist; Mum; @Science_Grrl Director...& @STEMNET, arts, hiking, #scicomm. Views my own.
Manchester, & elsewhere, UK
manchester.academia.edu/HeatherWilliams
5 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 13/day • 14% new, 53% replies, 25% retweets, 8% quotes
6,455 293 
18. profile imageKaren Masters 💫⭐️✨
@KarenLMasters


Extragalactic astrophysicist. Part of @GalaxyZoo @SDSSurveys. Touch a galaxy @TactileUniverse. Mostly tweeting astronomy. Tweets are my own views.
Portsmouth, UK
icg.port.ac.uk/~mastersk
Google Scholar page
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 10/day • 22% new, 20% replies, 45% retweets, 14% quotes
5,739 345 
19. profile imageStephani Page, PhD
@ThePurplePage


mom. biochemist/biophysicist. #BLACKandSTEM creator. #marginsci #hbcugrad. Featured by @FastCompany, @NPR, @nature, @BitchMedia, @GetJetMag. opinions my own.
fastcompany.com/3027122/most-c…
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 13/day • 11% new, 23% replies, 44% retweets, 22% quotes
5,121 265 
20. profile imageDr Suzie Sheehy
@suziesheehy


Particle accelerator physicist (Oxford), science presenter, lecturer, foodie, distance runner, Aussie. Views my own etc...
suziesheehy.co.uk
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.1/day • 26% new, 51% replies, 13% retweets, 11% quotes
4,664 243 
21. profile imageTara Shears
@TaraShears


Particle physicist
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 45% new, 22% replies, 13% retweets, 20% quotes
4,540 243 
22. profile imageMeg Urry
@Meg_Urry


Yale physics prof, likes supermassive black holes, teaching, writing, increasing participation in STEM, my family
Yale University
urrylab.yale.edu
5 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.6/day • 44% new, 17% replies, 9% retweets, 31% quotes
3,932 203 
23. profile imageClara Nellist
@claranellist


Particle physicist & science communicator. Working on the @ATLASexperiment @CERN. Views my own. ATA @picsofparticles (She/her)
Geneva, Switzerland
claranellist.com/about
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 14% new, 57% replies, 25% retweets, 4% quotes
3,869 189 
24. profile imageMaria Womack
@StarzanPlanets


Astrophysicist & planetary scientist @USouthFlorida physics professor. Comets, exocomets, exoplanets, stars, #astropolicy #scipolicy Contains no pseudoscience.
Tampa, Florida
physics.usf.edu/faculty/mwomac…
Google Scholar page
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 16% new, 45% replies, 33% retweets, 7% quotes
3,776 236 
25. profile imageMaria Spiropulu
@MariaSpiropulu


Ch'en Prof. of Physics @Caltech - research @CERN @Fermilab @Energy - #Physics #AI4Science #QTech #picosecondtiming @UChicago @HarvardGSAS @FIntlPhysicsAPS
LA/GVA/CHI
about.me/smaria
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.7/day • 54% new, 3% replies, 37% retweets, 6% quotes
3,419 180 
26. profile imagePauline Gagnon
@GagnonPauline


Particle physicist (19 years at CERN). Author of a popular science book on particle physics. Physicienne des particules et auteure d'un livre de vulgarisation.
Who Cares about Particle Physics?
CERN, Geneva, Switzerland
paulinegagnon3.wix.com/boson-in-winter
6 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 0.1/day • 94% new, 4% replies, 0% retweets, 2% quotes
3,393 184 
27. profile imageKathryn Jepsen
@grimkat


Science communicator. Opinions are my own.
Bay Area, California
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 8% new, 4% replies, 86% retweets, 2% quotes
2,697 186 
28. profile imageEle Willoughby
@minouette


scientist by vocation, artist by avocation: marine geophysicist-printmaker, or vice versa minouette.blogspot.ca magpieandwhiskeyjack.blogspot.ca
Geophysical Characterization of G...
Toronto
etsy.com/shop/minouette
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 42% new, 39% replies, 17% retweets, 2% quotes
2,609 244 
29. profile imageKatie Yurkewicz
@kyurkewicz


Head of communication @Fermilab. PhD nuclear physicist. Views my own.
Batavia, Illinois
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.9/day • 10% new, 3% replies, 76% retweets, 10% quotes
2,508 145 
30. profile imageFreya Blekman
@freyablekman


I search for new particles - #LHC Particle physicist (@CERN @CMSexperiment) - Professor at @VUBrussel / @IIHE_BXL - Tweets in EN/NL
Brussel
we.vub.ac.be/nl/freya-blekm…
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 25% new, 17% replies, 46% retweets, 12% quotes
2,506 141 
31. profile imageValerie Jamieson
@valeriejamieson


Editorial content director at New Scientist and ex-particle physicist. Spends days in a black hole and enjoys hanging out with astronauts. Opinions are mine
London

8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.4/day • 58% new, 13% replies, 21% retweets, 8% quotes
2,442 107 
32. profile imageMarieke Navin
@mariekenavin


Particle physicist turned science communicator
Manchester
tfkscience.com/team
7 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 28% new, 31% replies, 39% retweets, 2% quotes
2,330 173 
33. profile imageMelanie Windridge
@m_windridge


Physicist, speaker, writer.. with a sense of adventure. Interested in fusion, plasma, aurora, mountains, Antarctica. 'Aurora' out now amzn.to/1NewfXW
Aurora
London
melaniewindridge.co.uk
7 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 25% new, 22% replies, 43% retweets, 10% quotes
2,248 125 
34. profile imageClaire Lee
@Claire_Lee


@BrookhavenLab research associate #diboson hunter working on #electroweak measurements with the @ATLASexperiment at @CERN. Views my own. #ActualLivingScientist
Geneva, Switzerland
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 28% new, 27% replies, 20% retweets, 24% quotes
2,012 113 
35. profile imageHelen Maynard-Casely
@Helen_E_MC


I use neutrons and x-rays to study planets, inside and out. I like to talk/write about #space and #womeninstem. Work with a WOMBAT but tweets own views.
Sydney
theconversation.com/columns/helen-…
Google Scholar page
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 16% new, 47% replies, 23% retweets, 14% quotes
1,902 126 
36. profile imagekaty huff
@katyhuff


Nuclear Engineering professor... into bikes, physics, vegetables, coffee, mass transit, scientific computing, and public radio.
Urbana, IL
kdhuff.npre.illinois.edu
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 21% new, 33% replies, 44% retweets, 2% quotes
1,887 104 
37. profile imageDr Ceri Brenner
@CeriBrenner


physicist with a mission: 1) #ResearchToReality through applied research & innovation 2)spread the joy of lasers & #physicsbanter tweeting in personal capacity
UK
ceribrenner.com
6 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 28% new, 33% replies, 28% retweets, 12% quotes
1,871 103 
38. profile imageAbby Kavner
@mineralphys


Mineral Physics Professor at UCLA tweets about science and life. mineralphys.blogspot.com
akavner.bol.ucla.edu
Google Scholar page
7 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 16% new, 23% replies, 49% retweets, 12% quotes
1,818 96 
39. profile imageKatherine Freese
@ktfreese


Cosmologist, swimmer, dancer
The Cosmic Cocktail
Stockholm, Ann Arbor and NY
www-personal.umich.edu/~ktfreese/inde…
6 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.3/day • 72% new, 13% replies, 11% retweets, 4% quotes
1,799 81 
40. profile imageDr Adriana Caselotti
@Adriana_Raven


Particle Physicist & Space Enthusiast. Amateur astronomer.
New York
public.web.cern.ch/public/
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 96% new, 1% replies, 2% retweets, 0% quotes
1,797 201 
41. profile imageDiandra
@drdiandra


Science, Motorsports and Random Observations. My writing twitter is @DiandraWrites.
The Physics of Nascar
Biomedical Applications of Nanote...
DC Area
buildingspeed.org
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1.0/day • 58% new, 17% replies, 23% retweets, 2% quotes
1,676 59 
42. profile imageCait MacPhee
@sciorama


Physicist, biologist, all-round scientist. The views I express on twitter are mine alone and not those of my employer. I have no idea what my employer believes.
Scotland
ph.ed.ac.uk/~cmacphee
Google Scholar page
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 22% new, 41% replies, 25% retweets, 12% quotes
1,661 134 
43. profile imageKate Shaw
@KateShawOnline


ICTP particle physicist working on ATLAS @ LHC. Interested in international sustainable development, outreach & fostering physics in developing countries.
ICTP, Trieste - CERN, Geneva
kate-shaw.co.uk
3 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 26% new, 9% replies, 65% retweets, 0% quotes
1,632 81 
44. profile imageAmber L. Stuver
@livingligo


My name is Amber Stuver and I am a LIGO scientist @ the Livingston Observatory (in Louisiana) and instructor at LSU. Ask me questions and follow my life's work!
Livingston, Louisiana
livingligo.org
Google Scholar page
6 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.4/day • 22% new, 19% replies, 38% retweets, 22% quotes
1,539 81 
45. profile imageJulia H. Majors
@Feynwoman


Physics PhD and writer at @AIPPhysicsNews. I also love BJJ, the Oxford comma, and knitting. Views here and on #Periscope are my own.
Washington, DC
aip.org
3 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 17% new, 36% replies, 41% retweets, 6% quotes
1,518 115 
46. profile imageGemma
@gemgemloulou


Nuclear physics postdoc. Alto. Loves rugby, cricket, gin, beards, pork pies & dogs. Your heart is a weapon the size of your fist. Keep fighting. Keep loving.
I'd rather be at Evensong
scholar.google.co.uk/citations?hl=e…
Google Scholar page
6 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 21/day • 22% new, 72% replies, 3% retweets, 4% quotes
1,437 68 
47. profile imageBecky Douglas
@BeckyDouglas


Trainee patent attorney. Ex-gravitational waves physicist. Materials nerd. Science comm & public outreach enthusiast.
Scotland, United Kingdom
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 8% new, 57% replies, 34% retweets, 1% quotes
1,400 75 
48. profile imageLaura Baudis
@lbaudis


Experimental physicist studying dark matter, neutrinos and particle detection techniques. Professor of physics at UZH.
University of Zurich
physik.unizh.ch/~lbaudis/
6 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 0.4/day • 56% new, 13% replies, 25% retweets, 6% quotes
1,296 73 
49. profile imageNathalie Ouellette
@AngryAstroPanda


#Astrophysicist, PhD * Part-Time Elf * Full-Time Angry Panda * Dog Lover * #Hapa * Mrs.@pr0zac. Science should be accessible to all! #scicomm
Ottawa, Ontario
astropanda.space
4 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.7/day • 21% new, 45% replies, 18% retweets, 16% quotes
1,273 25 
50. profile imageProf Sarah Bridle
@sarahbridle


Cosmologist at the University of Manchester working mainly on gravitational lensing with the Dark Energy Survey
Manchester
sarahbridle.net
7 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.3/day • 32% new, 1% replies, 63% retweets, 4% quotes
1,076 58 
51. profile imagemargriet vd heijden
@margriettweet


Particle physicist | science journalist | book author | lecturer at Amsterdam University College | margrietvanderheijden.com
Amsterdam
Google Scholar page
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.5/day • 16% new, 7% replies, 71% retweets, 6% quotes
1,048 59 
52. profile imageRaquel H Ribeiro 🌊
@RaquelHRibeiro


PhD, MASt. Senior #DataScientist fighting #fraud in #fintech. #TheoreticalPhysicist in previous life. Runs on #coffee. uk.linkedin.com/in/raquelhribe…
Lisbon, Portugal
damtp.cam.ac.uk/user/r.ribeiro…
5 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 21% new, 13% replies, 51% retweets, 16% quotes
1,041 126 
53. profile imageClare Burrage
@ClareBurrage


Physicist at the University of Nottingham trying to understand dark energy. Supported by Royal Society and Leverhulme Trust.
Nottingham
clareburrage.wordpress.com
5 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.9/day • 12% new, 35% replies, 45% retweets, 8% quotes
1,025 50