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Terence Tao – Recipient of Fields Medal in Mathematics at 31 in 2006

Terence Tao – Recipient of Fields Medal in Mathematics at 31 in 2006

Terence Tao (born 17 July 1975, Adelaide, Australia), is a  Professor at the Department of Mathematics, University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA). who has worked in various areas of mathematics. He currently focuses on harmonic analysis, partial differential equations, algebraic combinatorics,arithmetic combinatorics, geometric combinatorics, compressed sensing and analytic number theory. […]

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Pranav Mistry, at 34 the  Global Vice President of Research at Samsung

Pranav Mistry, at 34 the Global Vice President of Research at Samsung

Pranav Mistry (born 14 May 1981) is a computer scientist and Inventor. At present, he is the Global Vice President of Research at Samsung and the head of Think Tank Team. He is best known for his work on SixthSense, Samsung Galaxy Gear and Project Beyond. His research interests include Wearable Computing, Augmented reality, Ubiquitous computing, Gestural interaction, AI, Machine vision, Collective intelligence and Robotics. World Economic Forum honoured Mistry as […]

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I sat for WASSCE six times –Anthonia, DELSU first class graduate

I sat for WASSCE six times –Anthonia, DELSU first class graduate

Alaboh Anthonia, 27, was the second best graduate from the Delta State University, Abraka, in the 2014/2015 academic session, and she graduated from the Department of Mathematics with 4.70 CGPA. She shares her experience with TUNDE AJAJA How was your growing up? My growing up wasn’t easy at all. I […]

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Emmanuel Ohuabunwa: The Exceptional Student in USA

Emmanuel Ohuabunwa: The Exceptional Student in USA

Some students cannot perform maximally in their academics as a result of poor educational system in Nigeria like incessant strikes, insufficient materials, threats from lecturer and cult activities. Interestingly, when they opportune to be in a very good educational system abroad, they will perform excellently. The case is with Emmanuel […]

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Derek Redmond in an iconic 1992 Olympic Moment – Don’t Give up

Derek Redmond in an iconic 1992 Olympic Moment – Don’t Give up

Unlike Carl Lewis and Daley Thompson, Derek Redmond is not a name that conjures up memories of Olympic gold medals. But it is Redmond who defines the essence of the human spirit. Redmond arrived at the 1992 Olympic Summer Games in Barcelona determined to win a medal in the 400. […]

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