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John Chukwuemeka Amazigo

John Chukwuemeka Amazigo, Nigerian mathematics educator.

Background

  • Amazigo, John Chukwuemeka was born on August 6, 1939 in Onitsha, Anambra, Nigeria. Son of Johnson Ezigbo and Grace Nneabuka (Omaliko) Amazigo.

  • Education

    • Graduate fellow Harvard University, 1964-1966.

    Career

    • Professor math.

    Works

    • Author: (with others) Advanced Calculus, English and Spanish editions, 1980 (Book Club selection 1980), Solution Manual Advanced Calculus, 1981. Also articles. Research grantee National Science Foundation, 1968-1978, United States Army Research Office, 1977-1980. Scholar Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1961-1964.

      Graduate fellow Harvard University, 1964-1966.

    Membership

    Member governing council Anambra State University of Technology and Institute of Management and Technology, since 1986.; Fellow Nigerian Academy of Sciences. Member Nigerian Mathematics Society (member council 1981-1983), Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, New York Academy of Sciences, Sigma Xi.

    Club: Lawn Tennis (captain since 1983) (Nsukka).

    Personality

    Interests

    Lawn tennis, reading.

    Connections

    • Married Oleatha Ann Craig, November 26, 1965 (divorced June 1981).; married Uchechukwu Veronica Onubogu, October 1, 1981. Children– John C. Junior, Eric I., Joy I.
    • father: Johnson Ezigbo Amazigo
    • mother: Grace Nneabuka (Omaliko) Amazigo
    • spouses: Oleatha Ann Craig
    • Uchechukwu Veronica Onubogu
    • children: John C. Junior Amazigo
    • Eric I. Amazigo
    • Joy I. Amazigo
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    Born August 6, 1939
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