Ștefania Mărăcineanu Honoured With Google Doodle Celebrating the Romanian Physicist’s 140th Birthday


Ștefania Mărăcineanu, a Romanian physicist, has been honoured on her 140th birthday with a Google doodle. Mărăcineanu’s PhD thesis was on polonium, an element that physicist Marie Curie discovered. She never received global recognition for her contribution to the discovery of artificial radioactivity.