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Nigerian Geniuses: 6 Amazing Inventions By Nigerians That The World Is Using Today

Despite the bad publicity and image Nigeria presents to the world, we are a people with great achievements and notable personalities. Our country also has genius brains and science giants who only need the right platform to shine. Below are 6 super inventors from Nigeria who excelled in their fields and made remarkable inventions that have helped in changing the world. 1)     Dr. Philip Emeagwali  This prestigious figure first got the international acknowledgement in 1989 when he received the prestigi

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Nigerian Geniuses: 6 Amazing Inventions By Nigerians That The World Is Using Today

TECHNOLOGY

"Like Father like Son": Meet the Brilliant Son of Nigerian Father of Internet Philip Emeagwali

Dr Philip Emeagwali is one of the greatest men in Africa and in Nigeria. He is great scholar and a great Father. He created the first super computer in the world, and till date, thet computer is being used all over the World. Dr Emeagwali is married and he has a son named Ijeoma Emeagwali, who is gifted like his dad. Ijeoma was born on the 15th of June, 1990 in the campus hospital of the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor. He is a very bright individual like his dad, and he received his BS and MS in Computer

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SCIENCE

Meet 3 Most celebrated Nigerian Scientists Who Are All Igbos

1. Philip Emeagwali. He has been living in the United States of America for many years and his recognized worldwide. His greatest achievement was the connection machine. The connection machine utilizes 65,000 computers linked in parallel to form the fastest computers on Earth. This computers can perform 3.1 billion calculations per second. At the army high performance computing research center at the University of Minnesota , Emeagwali conducts research on next generation super computers that will enable scientist

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Meet 3 Most celebrated Nigerian Scientists Who Are All Igbos

TECHNOLOGY

Meet the inventor of the Worlds fastest Computer-An African inventor

Philip Emeagwali was born August 23, 1954 in Akure, a remote village in Nigera. He was the oldest of nine children and was considered a child prodigy because he was an excellent math student. His father spent lots of time helping and nurturing Emeagwali with mathematics. He was so good in math that by the time he got to high school, he was performing so well that his classmates nicknamed him "Calculus."  A couple years after he dropped out of school, a civil war broke out and he was drafted into the Biafr

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Meet the inventor of the Worlds fastest Computer-An African inventor

TECHNOLOGY

Meet Nigerian Nigerian Scientist, Dr. Philip Emeagwali Known as Father Of The Internet

Nigerian Scientist, Philip Emeagwali, who is known as the Father Of The Internet Is Named Among Top 10 Most Intelligent People In The World having an IQ of 190, We Are Using The Internet Today Because Of Him But They Wont Teach You About Him In Schools. Philip Emeagwali is a renowed & world-acclaimed engineer, mathematician, computer scientist and geologist who was one of two winners of the 1989 Gordon Bell Prize, a prize from the IEEE, for his use of a Connection Machine supercomputer to help detect petrol

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Meet Nigerian Nigerian Scientist, Dr. Philip Emeagwali Known as Father Of The Internet

TECHNOLOGY

Meet the Igbo Man Who Built The Program For The Fastest Computer.

Nigeria has produced many greatly talented people over the years, and I know many people must have heard of the Igbo Man who built the program for the fastest computer what many people call super computers. According to Wikipedia, the man in question is no other person than Philip Emeagwali. Emeagwali was born in Nigeria on the 23rd of August 1954, and was raised in Onitsha which is located in the South Eastern part of the country. From his biography we learnt that, he traveled to the United States to study

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Meet the Igbo Man Who Built The Program For The Fastest Computer.

TECHNOLOGY

Nigeria man makes list of top 10 most intelligent people in the world.

Intelligence is believed to be a God-given and not a learnt skill. All the innovations in the world have been made by very intelligent men and women. These people offer solutions to problems that surpass other people's imagination. What is really with the brain that make other people seem to be smarter than others? One of the most popular ways to measure intelligence is with the IQ test. They have the highest IQ ever recorded. Surprisingly, a Nigerian is on the list. Have you ever wondered who is the most i

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Nigeria man makes list of top 10 most intelligent people in the world.

EDUCATION

Meet Philip Emeagwa, One Of The Greatest Nigerian Inventors Who Is An Igbo Man

Keep your life simple because the more you get, the more complicated it becomes. Before going further, please follow our page for more updates and article related to one. Philip Emeagwali was born in Akure, Nigeria on 23 August 1954. He was raised in Onitsha in the South-Eastern part of Nigeria. His early schooling was suspended in 1967 as a result of the Nigerian Civil War. At 13 years, he served in the Biafran army. Dr. Philip Emeagwali is one of the greatest men in Africa and in Nigeria. He is a great scholar

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Meet Philip Emeagwa, One Of The Greatest Nigerian Inventors Who Is An Igbo Man

EDUCATION

Meet The Nigerian Who Became The Most Popular African Inventor

Meet The Nigerian Who Became The Most Popular African Inventor Philip Emeagwali who has been nickname the Bill Gates of Africa was born in 1954 in the then Eastern part of Nigeria.  When his parents where unable to take care of his school fees he was forced to drop out of school. Through his father ingenuity Emeagwali became very skillful in solving mathematics. As part of his mental exercise he solves 100 math problem using only one hour everyday. After the Biafra/Nigeria civil war which introduce the people

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Meet The Nigerian Who Became The Most Popular African Inventor

TECHNOLOGY

Meet The Igboman Who Invented The Fastest Computer And Father of Internet.

Nigerian born Philip Emeagwali, an Igboman from Anambra State invented the fastest computer the whole world uses today. If you are reading this from your phone, tablet or computer, this man made it possible. He figured out how to combine multiple computers into what we now know as the new internet/superfast computers and the web owes much of its existence to Philip Emeagwali's foresight. Emeagwali, a maths whiz who came up with a formula that allows a large number of computers to communicate at once which i

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Meet The Igboman Who Invented The Fastest Computer And Father of Internet.

TECHNOLOGY

10 Unknown Facts about Philip Emeagwali, the Nigerian the man who invented the Supercomputer

Philip Emeageali is a Nigerian scientist famous for designing the formular and program for the fastest computer on earth. Here are Ten facts you probably never knew of him : •He won the 1989 Gordon bell prize for prize performance in high performance computing applications in an oil reservoir modelling calculation using a novel mathematical formulation and implementation. •He was born born in Akure but raised in Onitsha •He has a IQ of 190 •He served in the Nigerian army in 1967 •His wife Dale Brown

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10 Unknown Facts about Philip Emeagwali, the Nigerian the man who invented the Supercomputer

EDUCATION

See The Fastest SuperComputer That Makes 3.1Billion Calculations Invented By A Nigerian

Dr. Philip Emeagwali was born in Aug 23rd at Akure in Ondo State in the year 1954. He was brought up in Onitsha present Anambra State on to a 16-year old mother, Agatha Emeagwali, and 33-year-old father James Emeagwali. EARLY CHILDHOOD The eldest of nine children from a poor family. When he was nine, his father made him do extra math works, including drills of solving 100 mathematics problems in his head every day. The daily drills transformed Emeagwali from average student into a math whiz. He attended ele

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See The Fastest SuperComputer That Makes 3.1Billion Calculations Invented By A Nigerian

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Lists of Black inventors you may not know about

Most people have heard about famous inventions like the light bulb, the cotton gin and the iPhone.But there are countless other, often overlooked inventions that make our daily lives easier.Among the creative innovators behind these devices are African American inventors.

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Lists of Black inventors you may not know about

TECHNOLOGY

Philip Emeagwali Among The Top 10 Most Intelligent People In The World With 190

Philip Emeagwali Among The Top 10 Most Intelligent People In The World With 190 Philip Emeagwali has been listed as amongst the top 10 most intelligent people in the world, having the acclaimed IQ of 190. Philip Emeagwali, of course, is a renowed and world-acclaimed engineer, mathematician, computer scientist and geologist who was one of two winners of the 1989 Gordon Bell Prize, a prize from the IEEE, for his use of a Connection Machine supercomputer to help detect petroleum fields. He has the 9th slot dir

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Philip Emeagwali Among The Top 10 Most Intelligent People In The World With 190

EDUCATION

My greatest African ever lived! Check his contribution to humanity

He remained my ever best lived. Philip Emeagwali was nominated the 35th greatest African of all time in a survey for New African magazine, it was announced on August 26, 2004. Despite this, he remains my greatest African ever lived! Emeagwali also ranked as the greatest African scientist ever. The list was topped by Nelson Mandela of South Africa. A brief of Philip Emeagwali He is a Nigerian-American computer scientist . He won the 1989 Gordon Bell Prize for an application of the CM-2 massively-parallel co

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My greatest African ever lived!  Check his contribution to humanity

TECHNOLOGY

The Fastest Computer: See Philip Emeagwali who programmed it.

Philip Emeagwali is a Nigerian computer scientist who is fondly known to be the man that invented the fastest computer in the world. He was born on 23 August 1954 at Akure and presently 65 years old.  In 1981 he married Dale Brown Emeagwali. He won the 1989 Gordon Bell Prize for price-performance in high-performance computing applications, in an oil reservoir modeling calculation using a novel mathematical formulation and implementations. Philip Emeagwali designed the program and formula for the fastest computer

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The Fastest Computer: See Philip Emeagwali who programmed it.

TECHNOLOGY

Meet Philip Emegwali, The Inventor Of The Fastest Computer.

Biography Philip Emeagwali's father went to school with Chile Obi; the first African to get a Ph.D. in Mathematics. Philip Emeagwali was born in 1954 in Nigeria. He was raised in the town of Onitsha which is located in South-Eastern Nigeria. Dubbed "Calculus" by schoolmates, Emeagwali at age 14 had mastered the subject, and could even out-calculate his instructors. His early schooling was suspended in 1967 as a result of the Nigerian Civil War. At 13 years, he served in the Biafran army. After the war he

  2 years ago ago
Meet Philip Emegwali, The Inventor Of The Fastest Computer.