Dr. Mahbub Majumdar is a research mathematician. He works in areas of finance, game theory, management science and where mathematical sophistication is important. He also works in string theory and very early universe cosmology. He is involved in numerous social activities such as the Bangladesh Mathematical Olympiad, of which he is the national coach. He is also MIT’s Regional Counselor.
He came to Bangladesh with the following dreams:
1) Develop a research group, and with that group solve some fundamental problems in string theory and cosmology;
2) Create an environment where the best students of the country can thrive;
3) Contribute to nation building by injecting technical sophistication into the business and financial spaces;
4) Support entrepreneurs by finding them financial support and providing technical expertise to turn their ideas into successful companies to create a modern Bangladesh.