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Ruth Lewin Sime 
Professor Emerita
Department of Chemistry

email: ruthsime@comcast.net

Ruth Sime taught chemistry at Sacramento City College from 1968 until she retired in 2000.  She is the author of Lise Meitner: A Life in Physics, the award-winning biography of the woman who co-discovered nuclear fission, which was published by the University of California Press in 1996.