Cathleen Synge Morawetz

Pure and Applied Mathematics

Pioneering advances in partial differential equations and wave propagation math used in aerodynamics, acoustics and optics

"Maybe I became a mathematician because I was so crummy at housework."

Career ideas:

  • Mathematicians
  • Statisticians
  • Systems analysts
  • Computer programmers
  • Accountants
  • Actuarians
  • Financial auditors
  • Insurance analysts
  • Teachers
  • Investment analysts
  • Financial planners

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