Rosalind Franklin

(1920-58) – A brilliant biologist, chemist and x-ray crystallographer whose early death meant she was denied her rightful recognition and share of […]

Ada King, Countess of Lovelace

(1815-1852) Computer pioneer, writer and mathematician, acquaintance of Charles Dickens, Michael Faraday and Charles Babbage; daughter of Lord Byron – and credited […]

Sir Monty Finneston

– UK industrialist and influential President of Association for Project Management who made a lasting impression.

Michael Faraday

– (1797 1867), like Sir Humphrey Davy he came from a poor background but was highly influential in the new profession and […]