"The Simons Foundation’s mission is to advance the frontiers of research in mathematics and the basic sciences. Cofounded in New York City by Jim and Marilyn Simons, the foundation celebrated its 20th anniversary in 2014.
Lloyd Shapley, a UCLA emeritus professor of economics and mathematics and co-winner of the 2012 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences, died on March 12. He was 92 years old.
Three exceptional young UCLA professors are among 126 scientists and scholars in the United States and Canada to receive 2016 Sloan Research Fellowships.
UCLA REU students Ritvik Kharkar, Jessica Tran, and Jason O'Neill win an Outstanding Presenter award at the poster session organized by the Mathematics Association of America at the Joint Math Meetings in Seattle, January 2016.
Twenty-nine UCLA faculty members are among the most influential scientists in their fields for 2015, as determined by Thomson Reuters.