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Finding Kinship in the Women in Radio Science (WIRS) Chapter



Reyhan Baktur, zoya popovic, Jeanne Quimby, Emily Porter


This paper introduces the Women in Radio Science, the newest Chapter of the US National Committee of the International Union of Radio Science. The unique challenges of minority groups in radio science community are discussed. Value and impact of diversifying scientific workplace are argued and the promise of a women-lead radio science community is presented.
The Radio Science Bulletin


Women in radio science, Women in engineering, Diversity, Inclusivity, and Equality.


Baktur, R. , Popovic, Z. , Quimby, J. and Porter, E. (2022), Finding Kinship in the Women in Radio Science (WIRS) Chapter, The Radio Science Bulletin, [online], (Accessed April 16, 2024)
Created August 17, 2022, Updated November 29, 2022