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Computer scientist

Hyacinth Sama Nwana, British computer scientist. Chartered engineer. Recipient DEC European Artificial Intelligence award, 1991, Folon award, 1991. Member British Computer Society.

Background

Nwana, Hyacinth Sama was born on September 11, 1964 in Bamenda, Cameroon. Arrived in England, 1982. Son of Elias Muthas and Odilia Mantan (Domatob) Nwana.

Education

Bachelor of Science with honours, University Birmingham, England, 1985. Master of Science, Aston University, England, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy, Aston University, England, 1989.

Master of Education, Cambridge University, England, 1997. Master of Business Administration, London Business School, 1999.

Career

Assistant professor, U. Liverpool, England, 1989-1991; assistant professor, U. Keele, England, 1991-1994; senior research scientist, British Telecom laboratories, Ipswich, England, 1995-1997; principal research scientist, British Telecom laboratories, Ipswich, England, 1998; technical group leader, British Telecom laboratories, Ipswich, England, since 1998. Education consultant U. Buea, Cameroon, 1992-1995. Knowledge engineer Sheel United Kingdom, 1995.

Achievements

  • Chartered engineer.

Membership

Member British Computer Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: football, jogging, running, playing with kids, tennis.

Connections

Married Bertha Andin Gwanyama, August 8, 1992. Children: Gima, Gana, Lena.

father:
Elias Muthas Nwana

mother:
Odilia Mantan (Domatob) Nwana

spouse:
Bertha Andin Gwanyama

children:
Gima Nwana

Lena Nwana

Gana Nwana