Best of the Best: Top Hispanics in Technology
(Excerpt featuring Richard Tapia)
From: Hispanic Engineer and Information Technology, February/March 1998
By Grady Wells
Professor of Computational Mathematics
Dr. Richard Tapia, the first Mexican American to be elected to the national academy, and a member of the board of directors of the National Science Foundation, plays a key role in his department's success in graduating more women and minorities with doctorates than any other mathematics program in the nation.
Grady Wells is Executive Editor of Hispanic Engineer and Information Technology