Person: Cofman, Judita


Judita Cofman was the first person to be awarded a Ph.D. in mathematics from the University of Novi Sad. She worked on finite geometry and mathematical education. The second half of her career was as a school teacher in London.

Mathematical Profile (Excerpt):

Born 4 June 1936, Vrsac, Vojvodina, Yugoslavia (now Serbia). Died 19 December 2001, Debrecen, Hungary.

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Origin Serbia, Women

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  1. O’Connor, John J; Robertson, Edmund F: MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive