One of the pioneers in mathematics in the Philippines, Dr. Favila contributed significantly to the advancement of mathematics and mathematics education in the country. He has done basic studies such as on stratifiable congruences and geometric inequalities and has co-authored textbooks in algebra and trigonometry.
Birthdate: 15 March 1909
Died: 31 January 1995
- A. B. - University of California 1933
- M. A. - University of California 1935
- Ph. D. - University of California 1939