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Famous Black Mathematicians – Trachette Jackson

February 16, 2009

The field of mathematical Biology is concerned with the application of mathematics to the solution of numerous problems in the biological sciences.  One of many areas impacted by this reserch is improving the effectiveness of cancer chemotherapy.  A noted researcher in this field is Dr. Trachette Jackson.

She obtained her undergraduate degree in math from Arizona State Univ. in Tempe.  Her Ph.D. was in mathematical Biology.  Five short years after obtaining that degree, she had a Sloan Fellowship and ten published articles.

Read more about Trachette Jackson here.  You can read a 2007 interview here.

  1. zykia marshall
    February 26, 2009 at 7:26 pm

    she was my favorite person

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