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Graduated from the National Central University with|
degree in physics
|1936||Left China for the United States|
|1940||Ph.D., physics, University of California, Berkeley|
|1941||Lecture tour of United States|
|1942||Married Luke Yuan|
Began working in war-related research, Columbia|
|1952||Became member of faculty, Columbia University|
|1954||Wu and husband became U.S. citizens|
|1958||D.Sc., Princeton University|
|1959||D.Sc., Smith College|
|1960||D.Sc., Goucher College|
|1961||D.Sc., Rutgers University|
|1964||Comstock Award, National Academy of Sciences|
|1971||D.Sc., Yale University|
|1972-81||Endowed professorship, Columbia University|