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ITL Mathematician Featured in Women in Mathematics

February 1999

Cover of book: Women in MathematicsFern Hunt

Published in 1997, the book Women in Mathematics profiles Dr. Fern Hunt, a mathematician in the ITL Mathematics and Computational Sciences Division. The article describes her experiences in pursuing an education and career in mathematics and recognizes Hunt's accomplishments as a professor and researcher at Howard University in mathematical biology and applied mathematics. In 1993, Hunt accepted a position at NIST where she works on mathematical problems that arise in research on the physics and chemistry of materials that are important to U.S. industry. She continues to encourage undergraduate students in mathematics by lecturing at colleges and universities and by working with summer students.

(bullet) Fern Hunt (NIST/MCSD/MMG)

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