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Breakthrough: The Changing Face Of Science In America; Delicate Balance, A

04/01/1996

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Series
Breakthrough: The Changing Face Of Science In America
Program
Delicate Balance, A
Program Number

106

Series Description

Series release date: 1996

Program Description

At the intersection of mathematics and computer science is an area of hectic creativity. Scientists of color are making significant contributions to both basic and applied research, striving for tenure and for recognition in the highly competitive arena of mathematics and computer science, and still eking out time to recruit and mentor students who may follow in their footsteps. Featured scientists: Freda Porter-Locklear, Ph.D., assistant professor of mathematics, Pembroke State University, currently completing post-doctoral work at University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; Richard Tapia, Ph.D., Noah Harding Professor of mathematical sciences, Department of Computational and Applied Mathematics, Rice University; Valerie Taylor, Ph.D., assistant professor of engineering/computer science, Northwestern University

Duration

00:56:46

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Topics
Science
Citation
Chicago: “Breakthrough: The Changing Face Of Science In America; Delicate Balance, A,” 04/01/1996, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 4, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4A214DEB4C284D2F87A4F2D4FFB91CB6.
MLA: “Breakthrough: The Changing Face Of Science In America; Delicate Balance, A.” 04/01/1996. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 4, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4A214DEB4C284D2F87A4F2D4FFB91CB6>.
APA: Breakthrough: The Changing Face Of Science In America; Delicate Balance, A. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4A214DEB4C284D2F87A4F2D4FFB91CB6
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