Three UCLA Math professors have been named 2018 fellows of the American Mathematical Society (AMS). Professor and Undergraduate Vice Chair & Math/Econ IDP Chair, Don Blasius, has been selected for "contributions to arithmetic algebraic geometry and representation theory." Professor Mason Porter is noted for "contributions to nonlinear and complex systems, and to the emerging field of network science." Professor Joseph (Joey) Teran is listed for "contributions to numerical methods for partial differential equations in classical physics with modern applications."
The Fellows of the American Mathematical Society program recognizes members who have made outstanding contributions to the creation, exposition, advancement, communication, and utilization of mathematics. To learn more about the 2018 class of AMS fellows, click here.