Person: Ezeilo, James


James Ezeilo was a Nigerian mathematician who worked in the theory of ordinary differential equations. He was the first professor of mathematics in Nigeria and went on to become vice chancellor of two Nigerian universities.

Mathematical Profile (Excerpt):

Born 17 January 1930, Nanka, Orumba North Local Government Area, Anambra State, Nigeria. Died 4 January 2013, Lagos, Nigeria.

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African, Origin Nigeria

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