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Women Among Physicists on Twitter

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Updated: 2018-Feb-24 03:25 UTC. Listed users: 58. 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
Raleigh, NC
astrokatie.com
Google Scholar page
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 28/day • 6% new, 79% replies, 7% retweets, 8% quotes
256,548 3,203 
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
7 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 14% new, 30% replies, 19% retweets, 37% quotes
48,185 1,124 
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
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 8% new, 13% replies, 69% retweets, 10% quotes
28,038 1,089 
4. profile imageHelen Czerski
@helenczerski


Physics, bubbles, oceans, hot chocolate and curiosity. Author of Storm in a Teacup, out now: helenczerski.net/books-writing/
Storm in a Teacup
London, UK
helenczerski.net
6 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 24% new, 49% replies, 13% retweets, 14% quotes
26,705 554 
5. profile imageShuri Prescod-Weinstein🙅🏽‍♀️ 🇧🇧 🙅🏽‍♀️
@IBJIYONGI


La Prescod-Weinstein de East Los, astro|physicist, ethno/#HistSTM, EditorInChief @ The Offing, #QTPOC #enby #BlackandSTEM #Wakandan medium.com/@chanda
Seattle/Cambridge/Wakanda
cprescodweinstein.com
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
23,351 751 
6. 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, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 11/day • 4% new, 69% replies, 1% retweets, 26% quotes
20,604 867 
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, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 8% new, 65% replies, 7% retweets, 20% quotes
20,554 518 
8. 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
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 42% new, 15% replies, 36% retweets, 8% quotes
19,952 695 
9. profile imageBilge Demirköz
@BilgeDemirkoz


Adının üstüne anılar koyma sen mezar değilsin. Anılar adının ardından gelsin sen duvar değilsin… - Özdemir Asaf
Ankara, Geneva
demirkoz.web.cern.ch/demirkoz/
Google Scholar page
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 12% new, 50% replies, 33% retweets, 5% quotes
16,834 141 
10. profile imageSophia Nasr
@Astropartigirl


Astroparticle physicist working on dark matter. PhD student @UCIrvine. On a mission to captivate the world with physics, one particle at a time.
🐶|Los Angeles〉+ 🐹|Irvine〉
astropartigirl.com
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 13/day • 6% new, 72% replies, 18% retweets, 4% quotes
13,727 467 
11. profile imageAmber L. Stuver
@livingligo


My name is Amber Stuver and I'm a physics professor @VillanovaU (previously @LIGO Livingston Observatory & @LSU). Ask me questions and follow my life's work!
Philadelphia, PA
livingligo.org
Google Scholar page
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.4/day • 27% new, 11% replies, 39% retweets, 23% quotes
12,805 86 
12. 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, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 38% new, 31% replies, 28% retweets, 3% quotes
12,247 160 
13. profile imageSabine Hossenfelder
@skdh


Physicist, blogger, author. Sometimes-songwriter, nighttime-philosopher. Maker of my own misery.
Lost in Math
Experimental Search for Quantum G...
Germany
backreaction.blogspot.com
Google Scholar page
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 22% new, 26% replies, 51% retweets, 2% quotes
12,141 506 
14. profile imageChristine Corbett M.
@corbett


Cyber Defense Research & Europa Clipper Engineering @NASAJPL, Astrophysics @Caltech. Past: @SpaceX, @MIT, @SignalApp, @SPTelescope. Science @astro_corbett
Pasadena, CA
christinecorbettmoran.com
Google Scholar page
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 25% new, 31% replies, 40% retweets, 4% quotes
11,271 461 
15. profile imageJedidah Isler, PhD
@JedidahIslerPhD


Relentless Dreamer / Astrophysicist / Science Lover / Innovator / TED Fellow / Founder & Host @VanguardSTEM / @NatGeo Emerging Explorer
JedidahIslerPhD.com
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 9% new, 21% replies, 53% retweets, 18% quotes
9,948 395 
16. profile imageTamsin Edwards
@flimsin


Climate scientist, lecturer @KCLGeography, PLOS blogger
blogs.plos.org/models
Google Scholar page
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 11/day • 2% new, 81% replies, 11% retweets, 6% quotes
8,860 448 
17. profile imageDr Heather Williams
@alrightPET


Principal Medical Physicist @TheChristieNHS, Positron Emission Tomography (PET) specialist; Mum; @Science_Grrl Director; #scicomm; arts; hiking. Views my own.
Manchester, & elsewhere, UK
5 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 13/day • 20% new, 47% replies, 27% retweets, 6% quotes
6,993 305 
18. 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
University of Toronto
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 10/day • 33% new, 35% replies, 25% retweets, 7% quotes
6,968 562 
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…
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 12/day • 20% new, 28% replies, 31% retweets, 21% quotes
6,784 291 
20. profile imageDr Jess Wade 👩🏻‍🔬
@jesswade


Physics + doodles. I 💜 💎s + 🔬s. Postdoc @ImperialCollege + @wes1919 council + @TheWISECampaign board + @ResearchInSch. Least useful doctor in my family.
Camden Town, London
makingphysicsfun.com
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 16% new, 61% replies, 15% retweets, 8% quotes
6,653 204 
21. profile imageKaren Masters 💫⭐️✨
@KarenLMasters


Professor of astrophysics @haverfordedu. Investigating galaxies with @GalaxyZoo @SDSSurveys. Touch a galaxy @TactileUniverse. Mostly tweeting astronomy. British
Ardmore, PA
icg.port.ac.uk/~mastersk
Google Scholar page
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 10/day • 16% new, 18% replies, 61% retweets, 5% quotes
6,328 349 
22. profile imageDr Suzie Sheehy
@suziesheehy


Particle accelerator physicist & Royal Society University Research Fellow (Oxford), sci presenter, lecturer, distance runner, Aussie. Views my own etc...
suziesheehy.co.uk
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.1/day • 14% new, 63% replies, 13% retweets, 10% quotes
5,152 250 
23. profile imageTara Shears
@TaraShears


Particle physicist
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 46% new, 23% replies, 13% retweets, 18% quotes
4,885 246 
24. profile imageM. Womack
@StarzanPlanets


'Well-versed scrutinizer' of astrophysics & planetary science, USF professor #teamcomets #astrochemistry #scipolicy #planetarydefense Contains no pseudoscience
Tampa, Florida
physics.usf.edu/faculty/mwomack
Google Scholar page
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 16% new, 41% replies, 37% retweets, 6% quotes
4,280 243 
25. profile imageClara Nellist
@claranellist


Particle physicist & science communicator. Working on the @ATLASexperiment @CERN. Views my own. ATA @picsofparticles (She/her)
Göttingen, Germany
claranellist.com/about
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 12% new, 57% replies, 23% retweets, 7% quotes
4,279 205 
26. 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
6 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.6/day • 45% new, 15% replies, 7% retweets, 32% quotes
4,234 211 
27. 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
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.7/day • 60% new, 5% replies, 29% retweets, 6% quotes
3,844 193 
28. 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, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.1/day • 94% new, 4% replies, 0% retweets, 2% quotes
3,504 193 
29. profile imageEle Willoughby
@minouette


scientist by vocation, artist by avocation: marine geophysicist-printmaker, or vice versa minouette.blogspot.ca magpieandwhiskeyjack.blogspot.ca
14
Toronto
etsy.com/shop/minouette
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 58% new, 28% replies, 13% retweets, 2% quotes
3,108 253 
30. profile imageFreya Blekman
@freyablekman


I search for new particles. #LHC Particle physicist (@CERN @CMSexperiment) &Professor at @VUBrussel/@IIHE_BXL. Tweets in EN/NL. Also: #CMSpapers
Brussel
we.vub.ac.be/nl/freya-blekm…
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 12% new, 31% replies, 49% retweets, 6% quotes
2,940 147 
31. profile imageKatherine Freese
@ktfreese


Cosmologist, swimmer, dancer
The Cosmic Cocktail
Stockholm, Ann Arbor and NY
www-personal.umich.edu/~ktfreese/inde…
6 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.3/day • 73% new, 9% replies, 13% retweets, 4% quotes
2,922 86 
32. profile imageKatie Yurkewicz
@kyurkewicz


Head of communication @Fermilab. PhD nuclear physicist. Views my own.
Batavia, Illinois
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1.0/day • 30% new, 5% replies, 61% retweets, 4% quotes
2,716 151 
33. profile imageValerie Jamieson
@valeriejamieson


Content director for New Scientist Live 2018 and ex-particle physicist. Spends days in a black hole and enjoys hanging out with astronauts. Opinions are mine
London

9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.4/day • 41% new, 24% replies, 28% retweets, 7% quotes
2,710 115 
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
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 40% new, 24% replies, 13% retweets, 22% quotes
2,540 127 
35. profile imageMarieke Navin
@mariekenavin


Particle physicist turned science communicator
Manchester
tfkscience.com/team
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 16% new, 17% replies, 57% retweets, 11% quotes
2,468 175 
36. 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, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 34% new, 31% replies, 27% retweets, 8% quotes
2,464 127 
37. profile imageHelen Maynard-Casely
@Helen_E_MC


Nuclear Astrogeophysicist - I use neutrons and x-rays to study planets, inside and out. Work with @WOMBAT_ACNS but tweets own views. Occasional science writer.
Sydney
Google Scholar page
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 16% new, 65% replies, 12% retweets, 8% quotes
2,212 133 
38. profile imageDr Ceri Brenner
@CeriBrenner


Physicist using the most powerful lasers in the world for innovative inspection tech in high value engineering. I 🖤 innovation & being a #stylishacademic
UK
ceribrenner.com
7 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 23% new, 37% replies, 28% retweets, 12% quotes
2,175 105 
39. 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
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 14% new, 47% replies, 35% retweets, 4% quotes
2,104 112 
40. 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, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 22% new, 16% replies, 45% retweets, 17% quotes
1,985 102 
41. profile imageDr Liz MacDonald 🚀
@spaceyliz


Putting the ⚡ in 🌌 1 orbit at a time. The aurora is my muse. 🛰️ #citsci #scicomm #interdisciplinary #sciart @tweetaurora, space weather, poetry, ☕️ Views💯%mine
NASA Heliophysics, MD, mountains (preferably)
aurorasaurus.org
Google Scholar page
6 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 13% new, 17% replies, 66% retweets, 5% quotes
1,924 123 
42. profile imageBecky Douglas
@BeckyDouglas


Trainee patent attorney. Gravitational waves physicist & materials nerd. Science comm & public outreach enthusiast.
Scotland, United Kingdom
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 5% new, 51% replies, 42% retweets, 3% quotes
1,868 78 
43. profile imageKate Shaw
@KateShawOnline


Particle physicist @SussexUni @ATLASexperiment @CERN; @ICTPnews consultant; Public engagement; Physics in society; Physics in developing countries; @ictpPWF
Brighton - Geneva - Trieste
kate-shaw.co.uk
4 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 12% new, 2% replies, 86% retweets, 0% quotes
1,833 88 
44. 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
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 24% new, 45% replies, 19% retweets, 12% quotes
1,793 135 
45. profile imageDr Adriana Caselotti
@Adriana_Raven


Particle Physicist & Space Enthusiast. Amateur astronomer.
New York
public.web.cern.ch/public/
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 96% new, 1% replies, 2% retweets, 0% quotes
1,786 201 
46. profile imageDiandra
@drdiandra


Writer at the intersection of Science and Life
The Physics of Nascar
Biomedical Applications of Nanote...
DC Area
drdiandra.com
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.9/day • 60% new, 13% replies, 25% retweets, 2% quotes
1,713 60 
47. 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, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.4/day • 45% new, 22% replies, 25% retweets, 8% quotes
1,622 76 
48. profile imageJulia H. Majors
@Feynwoman


Physics PhD & writer @AIPPhysicsNews. Enjoy BJJ, the Oxford comma, & knitting. Views here & #Periscope are my brain's fault.
Washington, DC
aip.org
3 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 21% new, 48% replies, 23% retweets, 8% quotes
1,554 121 
49. profile imagePhysgal 🇨🇦
@SJDJ


Teaching physics and having fun doing it. Encouraging more girls to give physics a try. @GirlsExpPhysics 👩‍🔬🇨🇦🇺🇸🇬🇧
Vancouver, BC
sfu.ca/physics/people…
Google Scholar page
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
1,529 61 
50. 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
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 20/day • 24% new, 68% replies, 5% retweets, 2% quotes
1,431 68 
51. profile imageRaquel H Ribeiro 🌊
@RaquelHRibeiro


PhD, MASt. Lead #DataScientist fighting #fraud in #fintech. #TheoreticalPhysicist in previous life. Runs on #coffee. goo.gl/NzmSB8
Lisbon, Portugal
damtp.cam.ac.uk/user/r.ribeiro…
6 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 24% new, 16% replies, 44% retweets, 15% quotes
1,174 134 
52. profile imageProf Sarah Bridle
@sarahbridle


Astrophysicist at the University of Manchester working on gravitational lensing and food
Manchester
sarahbridle.net
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.3/day • 36% new, 3% replies, 55% retweets, 6% quotes
1,173 59 
53. profile imageRebeca
@1cRebeca


Rebeca Gonzalez Suarez. HEP postdoc at University of Nebraska, Lincoln. Member of the @CMSexperiment @CERN. Also, chairs: lonelychairsatcern.tumblr.com
Geneva, Switzerland
rebeca.web.cern.ch
2 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 18% new, 39% replies, 37% retweets, 6% quotes
1,135 62 
54. profile imageFlorence Lenaers
@flloaers


physicking, poeting, tweeting
Belgium, Europe, Earth
flloaers.wordpress.com
6 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 26% new, 32% replies, 38% retweets, 4% quotes
1,126 41 
55. 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
6 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.8/day • 14% new, 27% replies, 51% retweets, 8% quotes
1,111 48 
56. profile imagemargriet vd heijden
@margriettweet


Particle physicist | science journalist | book author | lecturer at Amsterdam University College | margrietvanderheijden.com
Amsterdam
Google Scholar page
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.6/day • 7% new, 10% replies, 77% retweets, 6% quotes
1,083 61 
57. profile imageYangyang Cheng
@yangyang_cheng


Particle Physicist | LHC Physics Center Distinguished Researcher @Fermilab & Postdoc @Cornell | Earnest scribbles @ForeignPolicy @TeenVogue @BulletinAtomic&more
Ithaca, NY & Chicago, IL
medium.com/@Yangyang_Cheng
7 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
1,068 53 
58. profile imageJude Dineley
@judedineley


science writer | former medical physicist | Brit/Aussie in Germany | love swimming, nature, pretty pop music & cats.
Bayern, Deutschland
about.me/jude.dineley
6 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 14% new, 21% replies, 60% retweets, 6% quotes
1,005 54