Throughout history famous female inventors and mostly have contributed enormously to the world of invention. Women inventors are responsible for a wide variety of inventions that we all encounter in our daily lives, from the automatic dishwasher to life saving medical inventions.
This article will discuss some of the famous and not-so-famous female inventors who have contributed to the world of invention and has affect our daily life.
Josephine Garis Cochran is a famous female inventor and has truly contributed a lot especially in our homes, Josephine has been known for inventing the first ever practical mechanical dishwasher last 1886. Mrs. Cochran is also known to be very generous and thoughtful to other people because aside from her invention, she also help different parties. Since Mrs. Cochran has been hosting different parties, of course, she had a lot of dishes, however its not a problem for her because she has many servants who will do it for her, however, she thinks that her servants work very slow. It is said that she once exclaimed, “If nobody else is going to invent a dishwashing machine, I’ll do it myself!”
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Thus, Mrs. Cochran built one for herself. After Mrs. Cochran has built a dishwashing machine for herself, her friends saw what she did and so, they got impressed with what she did so they also ask her to make a machine for them. Because of her brilliant invention, many people have learned about what she invented and so, many restaurants and hotels are ordering from her. She got a patent on her design and went into production. She won the highest award at the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition in Chicago.
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Her friends talked a lot about their new machines and soon, Mrs. Cochrane was getting orders for her dishwashing machine from restaurants and hotels in Illinois. She got her design licensed before she was able to produce more machines. At the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition, she showcased her invention and received the highest award.
The next female inventor that will be tackled is not just an inventor, but she is also an astronaut.
Ellen Ochoa took her bachelor of science degree in physics at San Diego University, while she took her master of science degree and doctorate in electrical engineering at Stanford University, however she was born in Los Angeles, California last May 10, 1958.
Ellen Ochoa has invented something that can help the optics since she developed an optical system design to detect imperfections in repeating patterns. Patented in 1987, this system is used for quality control in manufacturing. To date, Ellen Ochoa has received three patents.
Aside from inventing, Dr. Ellen Ochoa has also been knows as a researcher and astronaut for NASA.
You can learn more about women inventors and their patents online.