Alia Sabur (1989 – )

She became the youngest woman to enter college at the age of 10 and the youngest woman to earn a bachelor of science degree in Applied Mathematics four years later from Stony Brook University. She received her M.S. from Drexel University in 2006. At the age of 18 she earned her doctorate in Materials Science and Engineering. Upon receiving her doctorate she was hired by Konkuk University in Seoul, South Korea in the Department of Advanced Technology Fusion and studies nanotechnology that involves developing nanotube based cellular probes for medical research and studying cures and effective treatments for all kinds of diseases.

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