Without mathematics, there’s nothing you can do. Everything around you is numbers.
About the Author:
IRIS MACK, PhD, EMBA, earned a Harvard doctorate in Applied Mathematics and a London Business School Sloan Fellow MBA. She is a former MIT professor and Derivatives Quant/Trader who has worked in financial institutions in the U.S., London, and Asia. She has also spent some of her professional career at NASA, Boeing, and AT&T Bell Laboratories – where she obtained a patent for research on optical fibers. Dr. Mack lectures and consults on energy derivatives, quantitative finance, and high frequency trading. She also serves on various boards, including National Academy of Sciences Transportation Research Board, AlgoAnalytics Trading and Financial Analytics (India), MarketExpress Financial News and Research (India), The Edwin Moses Global Institute, Women Mentor Women Foundation, and I Can Still Do That Foundation. Dr. Mack founded Phat Math Inc. and The Global Energy Post in Miami, Florida. She and her colleagues at Phat Math launched their prototype mathematics edutainment social network PhatMath.com. Students in grades K-12 and college have access to free 24/7 online math homework help on PhatMath.com — named one of the Top 50 Social Sites for Educators and Academics and 25 Useful Networking Sites for Grad Students. In the fall of 2014 Dr. Mack will join the faculty of the Energy Institute at Tulane University’s Freeman School of Business.
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