Person: Olubummo (2), Yewande


Yewande Olubummo is a Nigerian mathematician who works in the United States. In 2006-2010 she was chair of the mathematics department at Spelman College. She publishes papers on functional analysis and dynamical systems. With National Science Foundation support she led a programme to encourage minority undergraduates in mathematics to go on to graduate study.

Mathematical Profile (Excerpt):

Born 8 February 1960, Ibadan, Nigeria.

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African, Origin Nigeria, Women

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