NSMQ Moderator, Prof Elsie Effah Kaufmann receives world honour as the ‘face of physics’ as she marks her 52nd birthday in style

Prof Elsie Effah Kaufmann, the quiz moderator or mistress of the annual science and mathematics content-based national level quiz competition for senior high schools in Ghana labelled the National Science and Maths Quiz has received a world honour.

Prof Elsie Effah Kaufmann has been named as one of the faces of physics in the world in a new list by IOP Publishing.

IOP Publishing is a society-owned scientific publisher that provides impact, recognition, and value for the scientific community.

With a portfolio including journals, books, conference proceedings and science news resources, IOP Publishing focuses on physics, materials science, biosciences, astronomy and astrophysics, environmental sciences, mathematics and education.

Prof Elsie Effah Kaufmann was joined by eleven other world-renowned scientists on the world list by IOP Publishing namely; Gladys West, Katherine G. Johnson, Flossie Wong-Staal, and Sylvester James Gates, Jr.

Prof Elsie Effah Kaufmann has been honoured for her achievements together with other esteemed scientists all over the world for their brilliant exploits in relation to physics.

On September 8, 2021, famous Quiz Mistress of the National Science and Maths Quiz, Professor Elsie Effah Kaufmann celebrated her 52nd birthday anniversary in style.

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It was on her special day that she has named as one of ‘The many faces of physics’ by IOP Publishing; an honour which lift the flag of Ghana high.

Professor Elsie Effah Kaufmann celebrated her birthday with charming photos which were sighted by unitedshowbiz.com.gh on her Twitter handle.

From the photos, Professor Elsie Effah Kaufmann had looks like a young lady who had just turned 25 years old.

Professor Elsie Effah Kaufmann is a Ghanaian academic, biomedical engineer and quiz mistress for the National Science and Maths Quiz. Before Elsie Kaufmann started hosting the show in 2006, Marian Ewurama Addy was the quiz mistress from 1993 to 2000 and Eureka Emefa Adomako from 2001 to 2005.

Source: unitedshowbiz.com.gh