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Optics has few women in the field (access required)

The hard sciences, otherwise known as STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics), have long been devoid of significant female representation. According to the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics, women in most science and engineering fields make up only a fraction of the workforce. In 2018, women accounted for 15.9 percent of architecture and engineering occupations, ...

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