Portrait of Evelyn Granville
the MAA Committee on Participation of Women
Evelyn Granville is an American mathematician who was born in 1924. She was
one of the first black women in the United States to receive a Ph.D. in
She has helped NASA's Space Shuttle program a lot. She worked for Space
Technology Laboratories. She studies the paths rockets take while in flight.
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