Eugenia Cheng Makes Math a Piece of Cake – The New York Times


Dr. Eugenia Cheng, 39, has a knack for brushing aside conventions and edicts, like so many pie crumbs from a cutting board. She is a theoretical mathematician who works in a rarefied field called category theory, which is so abstract that “even some pure mathematicians think it goes too far,” Dr. Cheng said.

Source: Eugenia Cheng Makes Math a Piece of Cake – The New York Times

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