Research Team

Overall Description. The members of the project are West African investigators which mathematical interests meet the main focus of the project. They come from various universities of Senegal, Burkina Faso, Benin, Ivory Coast, Guinea Conakry, Togo and Gabon. A majority of them was already connected by the first awarded NLAGA project. The remaining members are former natural collaborators who expressed their wish to join the NLAGA’s network.  

The principal founder and leader of the NLAGA research team is Diaraf Seck. Diaraf Seck is a Full Professor at the University Cheikh Anta Diop of Dakar, specialist in Partial Differential Equations, Optimization and their Applications. Pr. Seck is a practicing and productive mathematician with stature in the academic community and strong management skills. 

Members from University Cheikh Anta Diop of Dakar.

  1. Diaraf Seck
  2. Moussa Balde
  3. Idrissa Ly
  4. Babacar Mbaye Ndiaye
  5. Abdoulaye Sène
  6. Souleye Kane
  7. Fagueye Ndiaye
  8. Mountaga Lam
  9. Cheikh Mbacke Diop
  10. Masseye Gaye
  11. Atoumane Niang
  12. Papa Ngom
  13. Assane Diop
  14. Bakary Manga
  15. Coumba Diallo
  16. Pierre Mendy
  17. Fulgence Mansal
  18. Sidy Ly
  19. Lamine Ndiaye


Members from Other Senegalese Universities.

  1. Marie Salomon Sambou (University Assane SECK of Ziguinchor)
  2. Daouda Niang Diatta (University Asane SECK of Ziguinchor)
  3. Ousmane Diallo (University Asane SECK of Ziguinchor)
  4. Mouhamed Moustapha Fall (Aims Sénégal)
  5. Ibrahima Faye (University Alioune Diop of Bambey)
  6. Alassane Sy (University Alioune Diop of Bambey)
  7. Mouhamadou Ngom (University Alioune Diop of Bambey)
  8. Moussa Gaye (University Alioune Diop of Bambey)
  9. Mariama Ndiaye (University Gaston Berger of Saint Louis)
  10. Khady Fall (University Gaston Berger of Saint Louis)


Members from Other African Universities.

  1. Aboubacar Marcos (University of Abomey-Calavi, Benin)
  2. Cyriaque C. Atindogbé (University of Abomey-Calavi, Benin)
  3. Oumar Traoré (University of Ouaga 2, Burkina Faso)
  4. W. Hermann B. Sore (Univ. of Bobo Dioulasso Burkina Faso)
  5. Yacouba Simpore (University of Ouaga 1, Burkina Faso)
  6. Adou Cablan Jérôme (University of Cocody, Côte d'Ivoire)
  7. Kinvi Kangni (University F. H. Boigny, Côte d'Ivoire)
  8. Philibert Nang (École Nationale Supérieure, Libreville Gabon)
  9. Faya Dumbo Kamano (High Institute at Kankan, Guinée)
  10. Ibrahima Bakayoko (Université de N’Zérékoré, Guinée)
  11. Amah Sna D'Almeida (University of Lomé, Togo)