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Akyeampong, Daniel Afedzi

Category: TWAS Fellows
Akyeampong was educated at the University of London where he obtained his PhD in mathematical physics in 1966. He is professor of mathematics at the University of Ghana; chairman of the National Accreditation Board in Ghana; and member of the West African Examinations Council and the Natl. Council for Tertiary Education, Ghana. His previous positions include: Various posts at the University of Ghana; visiting scientist at ICTP, Trieste, Italy; various posts at Rivers State University of Science and Technology in Port Harcourt, Nigeria; pro vice chancellor of the University  of Ghana; vice president of the Ghana Academy Arts and Science; vice president of the International Council for Science (ICSU) in Paris; and member of the executive board, ICSU. He is a fellow of the Ghana Academy of Arts and Sciences and the World Academy of Art and Science.
First Names Daniel Afedzi
Surname Akyeampong
Nationality Ghana
Category Fellow
Year of Election 1991
Section 08-Mathematical Sciences
Keywords Theoretical physics; symmetry groups in physics; grand unified theories.