LFHCfS Woman and Man of the Year 2002/3

Luxuriant Flowing Hair Club for Scientists™
Woman and Man of the Year 2002/3

compiled by Alice Shirrell Kaswell, AIR staff


The Luxuriant Flowing Hair Club for Scientists (LFHCfS) is proud to announce the selection of its Woman of The Year and its Man of The Year for 2002/2003: A French X-ray astronomer who works for NASA, and an Italian chemist who is also a rock star.




Dr. Ilana Harrus
Woman of the Year 2002/3


Dr. Ilana Harrus is a member
(to see the full poster, click on her photo)


Dr. ILANA HARRUS, WOMAN-OF-THE-YEAR

Dr. Harrus is an X-Ray Astronomer with NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center. Her research is in supernova remnants (SNRs) and their X-ray emission. She received her B.S. in Physics and Mathematics from Pierre et Marie Curie University in Paris, France, her Ph.D. in Physics/Astrophysics from Columbia University; and was a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics. Dr. Harrus is a French citizen. Her publications include: "A New ASCA and ROSAT Study of the Supernova Remnant: G272.2-3.2;", and "Study of the Supernova Remnant G18.95-1.1;", and "Studying the Centrally-Peaked Morphology of G272.2-3.2."
HOBBIES: writing, movies, and bicycling.
HAIR: She has magnificent, luxuriant flowing hair.





Dr. Piero Paravidino
Man of the Year 2002/3


Dr. Piero Paravidino is a member
(to see the full poster, click on her photo)


DR. PIERO PARAVADINO, MAN-OF-THE-YEAR

Dr. Paravadino is a chamical researcher at an Italian company, and is a guitarist in the heavy-metal band, Mesmerize.
His publications include "Synthesis of Medium-Sized N-Heterocycles through RCM of Fischer-type Hydrazino Carbene Complexes." Dr. Paravidino did his graduate work in organic synthesis, at the State University of Milan, receiving his degree cum laude.
HOBBIES: computers, chemistry, books, and comics.
HAIR: He has magnificent, luxuriant flowing hair.





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