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Women Among Physicists on Twitter

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Updated: 2017-Sep-25 11:16 UTC. Listed users: 52. 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, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 28/day • 11% new, 67% replies, 13% retweets, 10% quotes
180,717 3,009 
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, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 17% new, 25% replies, 15% retweets, 42% quotes
45,856 1,099 
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, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 16% new, 7% replies, 69% retweets, 8% quotes
27,369 1,072 
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
5 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 24% new, 57% replies, 5% retweets, 14% quotes
23,244 508 
5. profile imageDr. Chanda 🇧🇧
@IBJIYONGI


Chanda Prescod-Weinstein, physicist of the early universe, #BlackandSTEM 🏳️‍🌈#enby ♀️Jew4Pal de East LA, EIC @TheOffingMag #histSTM https://t.co/CTwP5K5W9l
Seattle, WA/Cambridge, MA
cprescodweinstein.com
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 25/day • 14% new, 35% replies, 36% retweets, 14% quotes
19,562 664 
6. 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, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 38% new, 16% replies, 34% retweets, 12% quotes
19,226 690 
7. 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, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 10/day • 4% new, 74% replies, 1% retweets, 21% quotes
17,876 807 
8. 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, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 45% new, 9% replies, 15% retweets, 30% quotes
15,529 442 
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, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 27% new, 35% replies, 33% retweets, 4% quotes
12,445 145 
10. profile imageSophia Nasr
@Astropartigirl


Astroparticle physicist working on dark matter. PhD in cosmology @UCIrvine. On a mission to captivate the world with physics, one particle at a time.
🐶|Los Angeles〉+ 🐹|Irvine〉
astropartigirl.com
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 13/day • 14% new, 62% replies, 21% retweets, 3% quotes
11,223 430 
11. 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, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 16% new, 37% replies, 47% retweets, 0% quotes
10,329 131 
12. profile imageChristine Corbett M.
@corbett


@NSF Astrophysics Postdoc @Caltech, SF writer✍🏻. Past: @SpaceX, @MIT, @WhisperSystems, @SPTelescope. for 💯% science follow @astro_corbett
Pasadena, CA
christinecorbettmoran.com
Google Scholar page
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 34% new, 18% replies, 40% retweets, 8% quotes
9,460 430 
13. profile imageSabine Hossenfelder
@skdh


Physicist, blogger, author. Sometimes-songwriter, nighttime-philosopher. Maker of my own misery.
Experimental Search for Quantum G...
Germany
backreaction.blogspot.com
Google Scholar page
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 32% new, 31% replies, 37% retweets, 0% quotes
9,438 451 
14. profile imageJedidah Isler, PhD
@JedidahIslerPhD


Relentless Dreamer / Astrophysicist / Science Lover / Innovator / TED Fellow / Founder & Host @VanguardSTEM / @NatGeo Emerging Explorer / @TheRoot 100
JedidahIslerPhD.com
7 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 16% new, 11% replies, 61% retweets, 12% quotes
8,737 370 
15. profile imageTamsin Edwards
@flimsin


Climate scientist, lecturer @OpenUniversity, PLOS blogger: blogs.plos.org/models
open.ac.uk/people/tle47
Google Scholar page
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 11/day • 4% new, 54% replies, 31% retweets, 12% quotes
8,182 432 
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
University of Toronto
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 10/day • 22% new, 31% replies, 41% retweets, 6% quotes
6,886 563 
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, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 12/day • 19% new, 39% replies, 36% retweets, 6% quotes
6,586 296 
18. profile imageKaren Masters 💫⭐️✨
@KarenLMasters


Extragalactic astrophysicist. Investigating galaxies with @GalaxyZoo @SDSSurveys. Touch a galaxy @TactileUniverse. Mostly tweeting astronomy.
Portsmouth, UK
icg.port.ac.uk/~mastersk
Google Scholar page
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 10/day • 26% new, 19% replies, 48% retweets, 6% quotes
5,885 346 
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, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 13/day • 17% new, 24% replies, 43% retweets, 16% quotes
5,401 271 
20. 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, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.1/day • 23% new, 59% replies, 11% retweets, 6% quotes
4,812 246 
21. profile imageTara Shears
@TaraShears


Particle physicist
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 43% new, 25% replies, 14% retweets, 18% quotes
4,599 244 
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, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.6/day • 43% new, 17% replies, 8% retweets, 32% quotes
4,049 205 
23. 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, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 10% new, 62% replies, 15% retweets, 12% quotes
3,965 195 
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
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 15% new, 49% replies, 31% retweets, 6% quotes
3,846 241 
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
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 0.7/day • 59% new, 4% replies, 29% retweets, 8% quotes
3,557 184 
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, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.1/day • 94% new, 4% replies, 0% retweets, 2% quotes
3,419 186 
27. 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, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 53% new, 27% replies, 17% retweets, 3% quotes
2,695 244 
28. 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, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 22% new, 37% replies, 35% retweets, 6% quotes
2,584 144 
29. profile imageKatie Yurkewicz
@kyurkewicz


Head of communication @Fermilab. PhD nuclear physicist. Views my own.
Batavia, Illinois
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.9/day • 24% new, 2% replies, 65% retweets, 10% quotes
2,582 143 
30. 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

9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.4/day • 53% new, 14% replies, 25% retweets, 8% quotes
2,530 109 
31. profile imageMarieke Navin
@mariekenavin


Particle physicist turned science communicator
Manchester
tfkscience.com/team
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 20% new, 17% replies, 58% retweets, 5% quotes
2,367 175 
32. 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, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 17% new, 31% replies, 43% retweets, 10% quotes
2,275 127 
33. 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, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 28% new, 33% replies, 13% retweets, 26% quotes
2,092 120 
34. 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 @WOMBAT_ACNS but tweets own views.
Sydney
theconversation.com/columns/helen-…
Google Scholar page
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 22% new, 55% replies, 13% retweets, 10% quotes
2,013 127 
35. 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, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 14% new, 45% replies, 38% retweets, 3% quotes
1,967 104 
36. 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, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 22% new, 41% replies, 22% retweets, 15% quotes
1,915 105 
37. 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, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 26% new, 16% replies, 41% retweets, 17% quotes
1,886 99 
38. profile imageKatherine Freese
@ktfreese


Cosmologist, swimmer, dancer
The Cosmic Cocktail
Stockholm, Ann Arbor and NY
www-personal.umich.edu/~ktfreese/inde…
6 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.3/day • 75% new, 11% replies, 9% retweets, 4% quotes
1,876 83 
39. profile imageDr Adriana Caselotti
@Adriana_Raven


Particle Physicist & Space Enthusiast. Amateur astronomer.
New York
public.web.cern.ch/public/
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 96% new, 1% replies, 2% retweets, 0% quotes
1,779 201 
40. 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, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 20% new, 47% replies, 21% retweets, 13% quotes
1,694 136 
41. 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, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 26% new, 9% replies, 65% retweets, 0% quotes
1,686 86 
42. 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, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1.0/day • 58% new, 16% replies, 25% retweets, 2% quotes
1,678 61 
43. 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
6 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.4/day • 24% new, 17% replies, 39% retweets, 20% quotes
1,630 82 
44. 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, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 12% new, 55% replies, 25% retweets, 8% quotes
1,526 117 
45. 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, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 21/day • 22% new, 69% replies, 6% retweets, 4% quotes
1,442 68 
46. profile imageBecky Douglas
@BeckyDouglas


Trainee patent attorney. Gravitational waves physicist & materials nerd. Science comm & public outreach enthusiast.
Scotland, United Kingdom
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 18% new, 61% replies, 21% retweets, 1% quotes
1,414 77 
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, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.4/day • 56% new, 11% replies, 25% retweets, 8% quotes
1,381 75 
48. profile imageNathalie Ouellette
@AngryAstroPanda


#Astrophysicist, PhD * Edu/Outreach Officer @ CPARC/@queensu * Dog Lover * #Hapa * [email protected] Science should be accessible to all! #scicomm
Kingston, Ontario
astropanda.space
4 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.9/day • 30% new, 28% replies, 20% retweets, 22% quotes
1,368 34 
49. 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, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.3/day • 32% new, 1% replies, 61% retweets, 5% quotes
1,118 58 
50. profile imageRaquel H Ribeiro 🌊
@RaquelHRibeiro


PhD, MASt. Senior #DataScientist fighting #fraud in #fintech. #TheoreticalPhysicist in previous life. Runs on #coffee. goo.gl/NzmSB8
Lisbon, Portugal
damtp.cam.ac.uk/user/r.ribeiro…
5 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 20% new, 15% replies, 49% retweets, 16% quotes
1,065 130 
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, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.5/day • 12% new, 11% replies, 71% retweets, 6% quotes
1,053 60 
52. 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, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.8/day • 14% new, 37% replies, 42% retweets, 8% quotes
1,047 48