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Fatma Moalla

was born 83 years ago

14 January 1939

Fatma Moalla is a Tunisian mathematician who has undertaken research on Finsler spaces. In 1961 she became the first Tunisian to have been awarded the Agrégation in Mathematics in France and, in 1965, the first Tunisian woman to be awarded a doctorate in mathematics in France.

Find out more at: https://mathshistory.st-andrews.ac.uk/Biographies/Moalla/