List of Chinese scientists

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This a list of noted scientists from China.


Name Field Known for Most noted award/fellowship Year of death Picture
Shen Kuo Astronomy 1095
Tong Dizhou Embryology He was the first to successfully clone a fish;[1] 1979
Chien-Shiung Wu Physicist She was known for the Wu experiment (en) 1997 Chien-Shiung Wu (1912-1997) in 1958.jpg
Xu Guangxian Chemistry He was president of the Chinese Chemical Society 2015
Tu Youyou Pharmacology Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine -
Zhang Heng Astronomy, engineering, meteorology, geology, philosophy, and mathematics He made the first seismometer 139 A.D.

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  1. Liao L, Li L, Zhao RC (June 2007). "Stem cell research in China". Philos. Trans. R. Soc. Lond., B, Biol. Sci. 362 (1482): 1107–12. doi:10.1098/rstb.2007.2037. PMC 2435574. PMID 17341453.