Famous Women in STEM

There are many fantastic women who work in science, technology, engineering and maths, here are a few we think you might be interested in learning more about!

If you have any suggestions for others let us know, via the Contact Us page or on social media @winSTEMplym.

Hedy Lamarr

Hedy Lamarr

  • Hollywood film star
  • Inventor of frequency hopping technology (now used in Bluetooth)
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