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Q&A with Ghanaian Science Luminary Promoting Math in the Developing World

Ghana stamp, Francis Allotey

To recognize Francis Allotey's achievement in the promotion of science development, the government of Ghana issued a postage stamp with his portrait.

Credit: BTWSC

Alumnus Professor Francis Allotey has worked tirelessly to promote math, physics, and computer sciences in Ghana and Africa more widely. Now he is working with Imperial College mathematicians to create a network of math researchers in developing countries. 

He spoke recently about how he caught the science bug and what inspired him to pass it on.

From Imperial College London
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