Hélène Langevin-Joliot

French physicist

Hélène Langevin-Joliot (born 19 September 1927) is a French nuclear physicist. Her parents were Irène Joliot-Curie and Frédéric Joliot-Curie. She is a member of the French government's advisory committee.[2]

Hélène Langevin-Joliot
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Hélène Langevin-Joliot (2012)
Born (1927-09-19) 19 September 1927 (age 93)
Scientific career
Parents: Irène Joliot-Curie and Frédéric Joliot

Grandparents: Marie and Pierre Curie

Great Uncle: Józef Skłodowski

Great Aunts: Zofia Skłodowska, Bronisława Skłodowska, and Helena_Skłodowska-Szalay.[1]

She is a professor of nuclear physics at the Institute of Nuclear Physics at the University of Paris and a director of research at the CNRS.


  1. "Marie Curie – Polish Girlhood (1867–1891) Part 1". American Institute of Physics. Retrieved 7 November 2011. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. "Rencontre avec Hélène Langevin-Joliot" (in French). canslup.unilim.fr. Retrieved 2010-02-03. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)[permanent dead link] Google translation