UCLA mathematics professor Tim Austin has published a proof of the "weak Pinsker conjecture," first posed in the 1970s. Austin's work provides the building blocks for a better understanding of the mathematical descriptions of random change.
The Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) has selected 28 members, including Professor Mason Porter (University of California, Los Angeles), to join the 2019 Class of SIAM Fellows.
11th Annual Curtis Center Math and Teaching Conference welcomes over 200 teachers, students, and mathematiciansMar 20 2019, 2:50 pm
This year’s 11th Annual Curtis Center Math and Teaching Conference at the UCLA Luskin Conference Center welcomed over 200 teachers, students, and mathematicians for a day of meaningful discussion...
On March 5th, professor Andrea Bertozzi gave a talk entitled “Tears of wine and shock dynamics” at the 2019 annual physics conference hosted by the American Physical Society.
The Department has received $1 million from mathematics professor emeritus V.S. Varadarajan and his wife, Veda, to establish the Ramanujan Visiting Professorship.