From a young age, Ingrid was always curious how things worked and what made them work. This curiosity led her to obtain a degree in Physics and Mathematics.
She is one of the world’s most cited mathematician for her research of wavelets in image compression.
3 Things We Love About Ingrid:
- She’s smart! She excelled in primary school that they moved her up a grade only after three months.
- She was the first full-time female professor at Princeton University.
- Co-founder of the Duke Summer Workshop in Mathematics for rising female seniors in high school.