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Person: Vernon, Siobhan O&amp;#x27;Shea
Siobhán Vernon was the first Irish-born woman to get a PhD in pure mathematics in Ireland.
Mathematical Profile (Excerpt):
- Peter Vernon was a geologist, famed for his paper Drumlins and Pleistocene ice flow over the Ards Peninsula/Strangford Lough area, County Down, Ireland (1966).
Born 24 February 1932, Macroom, County Cork, Ireland. Died 18 September 2002, Cork, Ireland.
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Origin Ireland, Women
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- O’Connor, John J; Robertson, Edmund F: MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive