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NEUMANN, Hanna

Also known as: née Johanna von Caemmerer

Born: 12/02/1914

Died: 14/11/1971

Special Achievements:

1964 - First female Professor of Pure Mathematics at Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory.

Additional Information:

1946-63 - Hanna was a Lecturer and Senior Lecturer in Mathematics at the University of Hull and University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology.
1964-71 - She held the position of Professor and Head of the Department of Pure Mathematics, School of General Studies, Australian National University, Australia Capital Territory.
1969 - Neumann became a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science.


Resources

  • Image - Hanna Neumann

    Photography of the mathematician Hanna Neumann. Source: The Oberwolfach Photo Collection.

    Wikimedia Commons: File:HannaNeumann.jpg